Oakland Okays Mega-Pot Farms

At about 11:15 Pacific time Tuesday night, the Oakland City Council passed an ordinance that would allow for four permitted industrial-scale medical marijuana cultivation facilities. In response to widespread concerns among the medical marijuana community, it also vowed to work on permitting medium-sized grows in the fall and to defer any crackdown on medium-sized grows until after the first large-scale permits are issued in January. Patients can still grow up to 32 square feet and to three-person collectives can still grow up to 96 square feet without permits. Look for a Chronicle feature story on this historic vote to be posted in the morning.

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What will this do to the price of MMJ in Oakland?

It should drive it way down. If it doesn't something seems very wrong. What is the cost of producing marijuana in such a setting?

The price of marijuana will

The price of marijuana will go down some for sure, but it won't plummet.
 

industrial-scale?

How big are they considering industrial-scale to be?

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