Commissioners OK another cannabis cultivator

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — Eagle County is home to another marijuana farm, this one to be run by a professional farmer.Edward Tuft’s High Country Farms LLC will grow marijuana on 4 or 5 acres on his 87 farm located 18 miles north of Wolcott.Tuft said he has been a Vail regular since 1962, and an organic farmer in Delta County for 40 years, where he and his family grow fruit on more than 500 acres in Delta County.The new grow operation will remain true to its roots, he said.“It’s an agricultural enterprise and a business enterprise,” Tuft said during Tuesday’s hearing.The land …

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