Cannabis is the King of California – California Makes More from Marijuana Than the Next 5 Largest Crops Combined!

The state of California is famous for its agricultural wealth. The depth of California’s agrarian success is evident in the abundance of its olives and almond groves from Central Valley to the grapes in Napa Valley. The vegetables in the Imperial Valley and the garlic fields in Gilroy all testify…

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A Hard-to-Detect Pathogen is Damaging Cannabis Crops Around the Country

The cannabis growing process requires much expertise on the needs of the plants and diseases that plague the plant. This is why the growing process should be handled by experts who know the common threats the plant faces and new ones they may be at risk of. Cannabis growers hoping…

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Oregon marijuana growers face lawsuit from vineyard owner over crop’s smell

Published: Nov 24, 2017, 11:26 am • Updated: Nov 24, 2017, 11:26 am By The Associated Press MCMINNVILLE, Ore. — A Yamhill County judge has denied a motion to dismiss a complaint filed by a vineyard owner against aspiring marijuana growers. The vineyard owner, Momtazi Family LLC, claims marijuana odors…

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Why Ohio growers may have to break the law to start medical marijuana crops

Published: Oct 20, 2017, 8:54 am • Updated: Oct 20, 2017, 8:54 am By Josh Sweigart, Dayton Daily News When Ohio officials award licenses next month allowing two dozen companies to cultivate medical marijuana, the growers will have almost a year to build facilities and produce their first crop. But…

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EPA won’t regulate pesticides on cannabis crops, leaving consumers at risk

Published: Aug 7, 2017, 8:06 am • Updated: Aug 7, 2017, 8:07 am By Jack Kaskey, Bloomberg Whenever Josh Wurzer buys legal California pot, he makes certain it was grown without pesticides. That’s because Wurzer, as president of cannabis-testing company SC Labs, knows how prevalent the use of health-threatening chemicals…

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Denver wants to double use of recycled water for cannabis crops, other purposes

Published: Jul 14, 2017, 10:19 am • Updated: Jul 14, 2017, 10:20 am By Bruce Finley, Denver Post Denver Water is asking for state permission to expand the uses of recycled water — to include flushing toilets in commercial buildings, washing cows and pigs at the National Western Stock Show,…

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