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AquaBounty's genetically modified salmon could hit U.S. shelves next year

Zachary Comeau |

AquaBounty will soon begin to produce its genetically modified salmon at its facility in Indiana after the U.S. Food & Drug Administration in March lifted an import alert enacted in a 2016 U.S.

Statewide plastic bag ban push is on

State House News Service |

Environmental protection and recycling advocates aligned with a "zero waste" coalition are gearing up for a Beacon Hill hearing next week on statewide single-use plastic bag ban legislation.

AquaBounty to begin U.S. farming of genetically-engineered salmon

Zachary Comeau |

A Maynard company that genetically engineers fish and raises them in controlled settings is looking to soon begin farming salmon in the U.S.

The Stillmans turned a farming tradition into their own adventure

Zachary Comeau |

Still Life Farm in the eclectic farming community of Hardwick is one of Central Massachusetts' hidden treasures.

Tree House Brewing buys Conn. farm for $1.6M

Zachary Comeau |

Tree House Brewing Co. is now trying its hand at farming.

Mega marijuana in Charlton persevering despite long odds

Zachary Comeau |

Despite facing what may be an insurmountable uphill battle, the developer behind a planned $100-million marijuana growing facility in Charlton plans to continue pushing forward with the project.

Marijuana grower appeals Charlton site plan denial

Zachary Comeau |

The proposed operator of a 1-million-square-foot cannabis cultivation facility is suing the Charlton Planning Board after it denied the company's site plan earlier this month.

Massachusetts retailers sell $2.2M of recreational marijuana in first week

Zachary Comeau |

For the first week, the stores reported a combined 56,380 products sold and an average of just under $40. Customers are averaging 3.4 products per transaction.

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