Australia’s first cannabis farm opened by acting PM

Acting Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has opened the country’s first medicinal cannabis farm in Tamworth, NSW  – the only catch is it’s not actually legal yet.

Mr Joyce opened the cannabis farm at a 47 hectare property in his Tamworth electorate owned by high profile campaigner Lucy Haslam (pictured right) and her husband Lou.

The property is named DanEden after Ms Haslam’s son Dan whose much-publicised battle against cancer was instrumental in changing public opinion – and that of Mr Joyce – in favour of