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Marijuana commission sets cultivation fee at $100,000

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The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission has decided to set license fee (and annual renewal) for cultivation facilities at $100,000, Benji Hardy reports. The decision was billed as a compromise, after commissioner Travis Story pushed for setting it at $185,000 and Carlos Ramon proposed $15,000.

That fee is in addition to the $15,000 application fee the commission previously set.

The panel previously decided it would distribute licenses for five cultivation centers in the five geographic subdivisions drawn by the Department of Health.

Benji will have more later.

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