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First Crop Hemp New Mexico

New Hemp Co. With Millions in Funding Crops Up in Santa Fe

June 21, 2019

Five industry experts have gathered in Santa Fe for the founding of First Crop, a public benefit corporation looking to bring hemp to New Mexico soil.

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CBD Made in New Mexico: Rich Global Hemp (RGH) Coming to Mesilla

May 20, 2019

RGH announced today it’s launching growing operations for hemp and CBD extraction in Mesilla, where it plans to hire 180 people in the next 18 months.

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Stampede Meat Charges Toward Growth

December 10, 2018

December 7th, 2018 — Stampede Meat intends to drive growth with the opening of its new processing facility in Sunland Park, New Mexico. The company recently celebrated the grand opening of the plant with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by New Mexico Economic Development Dept. Cabinet Secretary Matt Geisel and local dignitaries — as improvements to the…

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Santa Fe pet food company to add manufacturing jobs, invest $2 million

October 12, 2018

By Collin Krabbe  – Technology reporter , Albuquerque Business First Another local pet company is making moves. Santa Fe-based Marty’s Meals, which produces organic foods for cats and dogs, is creating up to 11 new manufacturing jobs. Marty’s will also invest more than $2 million over a 10-year period to expand into an 8,000-square-foot-facility that will house its manufacturing…

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Stampede Meat Brings 1,295 Jobs and $36 Million to New Mexico

August 16, 2018

Sunland Park, N.M. – Today, Governor Martinez was joined by state and local leaders to announce that Stampede Meat will expand to Sunland Park creating up to 1,295 new food processing and manufacturing jobs over the next five years. The company will invest more than $36 million in infrastructure and the renovation of the former Tyson plant in…

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