Job fair to work Eden marijuana grow this Saturday

A 35-acre outdoor marijuana grow and processing on a farm in Eden was approved by the county. - Google Maps Streetview

SAFFORD — The Graham County Chamber of Commerce announced it is hosting a job fair this weekend.

Graham Mountain Flowers announced it’s looking for 35 people for construction and 50 people for growing of marijuana at the recently county-approved operation in Eden.

According to the press release, the operation will encompass “100,000 square feet of greenhouses and be led by an experienced national team and the Colvin family.”

The job fair will take place Saturday, May 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Chamber building, 1051 W. Thatcher Blvd., Safford. Salary range was not specified.