Andrew Hertel is the manager of the Roswell location for Southwest Organic Producers. (Lisa Dunlap Photo)

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A medical marijuana grower and provider with locations in Bernalillo County has chosen Roswell for its first location in what the company considers an underserved part of the state.

Southwest Organic Producers, or SWOP, opened a dispensary at 610 W. Second St. on April 2.

“Most of our dispensaries are in the north, so this is kind of our first footprint in the south,” said regional manager Will Boston.

Boston said he grew up in Roswell, graduated from Goddard High School, taught for some time at New Mexico Military Institute and worked in the oil and gas industry.

He’s been with SWOP for about five years and serves on the board of directors for its…

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