Go inside one of the first medical cannabis dispensaries in Texas
First cannabis crop ready at Austin-area medical marijuana facility
AUSTIN, Texas – There are three licensed medical marijuana dispensaries in Texas.
One -- called Compassionate Cultivation -- is outside Austin.
The three facilities were allowed to be opened after the 2015 Texas Compassion Use Act was signed by Gov. Greg Abbott.
There's a significant impact that this medicine can make with intractable epilepsy." - Garret Nicodemas, Compassionate Cultivation
The growing process at Compassionate Cultivation began last Halloween, the same day the state gave the company their license.
From there the plant goes through stages of extraction, filtration and testing to make sure patients are given a high-quality medicine.
So who qualifies to receive the low-CBD oil? Check the infographic below to find out!
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