In attempt to help small farmers, Humboldt reps call for one-acre cap on cannabis cultivation

Published: Dec 8, 2017, 9:59 am • Updated: Dec 8, 2017, 9:59 am By Will Houston, The Cannifornian The North Coast’s two state representatives are calling on the state to cap commercial cannabis farms to one acre per person, saying it will protect small farmers from being outcompeted by larger…

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Cannabist Show: He’s a Humboldt legacy; She promos pot products for pets

Published: Apr 14, 2017, 10:16 am • Updated: Apr 14, 2017, 10:16 am By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Allie Greenstone and her French bulldog Pierre from Mary’s Medicinals and Joey Shepp of Humboldt’s Finest. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Growing up watching your parents fight the war on drugs…

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Judge allows hundreds of disputed Humboldt County marijuana biz permits to be considered

Published: Mar 6, 2017, 3:43 pm • Updated: Mar 6, 2017, 3:44 pm By Will Houston, Eureka Times-Standard A Humboldt County judge this week denied a petition for an enforcement order against the county, sparing hundreds of cannabis business permit applications from possible invalidation. Superior Court Judge Christopher G. Wilson…

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Donations for California legalization incredibly meager in Humboldt County

Published: Nov 4, 2016, 9:17 am • Updated: Nov 4, 2016, 9:17 am By Will Houston, Eureka Times-Standard Proposition 64 is expected to have significant implications for Humboldt County’s economy, but the measure has not stirred many locals to donate to the campaigns directly, according to California Secretary of State…

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California’s Prop. 64 in Humboldt County: Does it protect small pot farms or favor big biz?

Published: Oct 5, 2016, 8:16 am • Updated: Oct 5, 2016, 8:17 am By Will Houston, Eureka Times-Standard Proponents of California’s second attempt to legalize recreational marijuana through Proposition 64 say they have righted the wrongs of its predecessor and included provisions to protect small farmers like those in Humboldt…

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If you build it, they will come: Two locals hope to start the Humboldt County Cannabis Museum

Published: Sep 27, 2016, 9:40 am • Updated: Sep 27, 2016, 9:40 am By Will Houston, Eureka-Times Standard While walking through the Field Museum of Natural History’s psychoactive and medical plants exhibit in Chicago last year, it struck Eureka resident Kenny Gregg as odd that a marijuana plant was tucked…

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