Aphria Increases Yield by 52 Percent in Latest Harvest

Aphria Inc. (TSXV:APH) announced that during its latest harvest, its yield increased by 52 percent, rising from 92 to 140 grams per meter. The company has attributed the increase to “several product refinements.”

As quoted in the press release:

Aphria also announced that its newest strain of medical marijuana, Wilbur, will be available for shipping at the beginning of March.

Vic Neufeld, CEO of Aphria, commented:

After honing our greenhouse growing techniques over the past several months, I am pleased to report that our experienced growing team has improved the yield of our last harvest by more than 50%. Production is going very well and we believe these new production metrics are sustainable.

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