(Albuquerque)-Ultra health, said to be New Mexico’s biggest medical marijuana company and dispensary, is now exporting medical pot to Israel. And the Associated Press reports Ultra Health is the first U-S company to export medical marijuana to Israel. Ultra health is using hemp that’s been grown in Bernalillo County.
An Ultra Health spokesperson, Marissa Novel, says they started exporting the drug to Israel earlier this month. It’s being done through a partnership with Panaxai, an Israeli pharmaceutical group. Ultra health CEO and President Duke Rodríguez says state officials played a crucial role in getting the export effort started.