One of the State University of New York colleges is taking steps to be at the forefront of emerging agricultural and recreational industry.
SUNY Morrisville will be developing a program for a cannabis industry minor for its agricultural school students, according to our ABC affiliate in Syracuse. The Morrisville college campus is located approximately 35 miles southeast of Syracuse.
Recreational marijuana is currently legal in ten states, as well as the District of Columbia, and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has proposed legalizing it in the state for 2019.
Medical marijuana has also become legal in more than two thirds of U.S. states, including New York.