A Pittsfield marijuana grower is eyeing Cheshire for a larger outdoor/indoor cultivation complex.
Mass Yield Cultivation wants to use 10 acres of a 100-acre parcel at 828 Wells Road, just south of Jenks Road, to initially establish an open-air facility that would cover about 33,000 square feet, or 3/4 of an acre, according to Mass Yield Cultivation co-founders Tim Mack and Sonia Orenstein Barile.
Mack is the owner of Berkshire Hydroponics and Orenstein Barile is an accountant by trade based in Lenox.
Pittsfield Realtors Craig Kahn and Jessica Wells own the property and are investors in Mass Yield Cultivation. After the first cannabis plants are harvested from the outside, the developers would build several year-round greenhouses on the Cheshire site to complete the project.
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