Vireo, a subsidiary of Vireo Health, is one of at least two companies aiming to sell kosher medical marijuana products like tinctures or cannabis oil.

JOHNSTOWN, N.Y. — The rabbis had never inspected a medical marijuana plant before.

They had arrived here at Vireo Health of New York’s plant, about an hour northwest of Albany, looking for evidence that the company’s products merited kosher certification.

They would eventually give their approval, but not before asking some tough questions, beginning in the room where row after row of plants hung upside down to dry.

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Rachel Abrams ~ New York Times ~

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