Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive joint venture agreement to form a new company, BC Tweed Joint Venture Inc. (the “Joint Venture“) together with a large-scale greenhouse operator (“the Partner”) to develop 1.3 million sq. ft. of greenhouse growing capacity in British Columbia with an exclusive option to develop a further 1.7 million sq. ft. of existing greenhouse infrastructure at a second BC location.
BC Tweed Venture Inc.’ second site received their license for cultivation on April 13, 2018. With the Aldergrove, BC site now into the production stage, BC Tweed’s focus will turn to its second BC site, a 1.7 million sq. ft. greenhouse, with work already well under way. With this expansion, Canopy Growth is on track to have over 5.6 million sq. ft. of domestic growing space.