Growers are scrambling to get the cannabis harvest completed before bad weather threatens their crops.
Used by the Wine Industry to differentiate growing areas, cannabis appellations are on the horizon
Humboldt County will begin stamping and tracking marijuana that's been proven to have been grown there. This will help protect the name, track sales and taxes, as well as thwart black market products.
The Butte fire in Calaveras County scorched over 70,000 acres of land, destroying livelihoods. The recent ordinances allowing more medical marijuana cultivation helps boost taxes.
Flow Kana, a medical marijuana wholesaler based in San Francisco that helps medical marijuana growers sell directly to patients, has started a media campaign...
Editor's Note: Marijuana Empire is a Press Democrat blog about the booming business opportunities and evolving medical marijuana culture in Northern California. PD Staff writer...
What would Smokey the Bear say?
A prosecutor's words, not mine.
The calls have begun to trickle in. And I'm not talking about my phone call to a narcotics sergeant on Wednesday to talk about the beat.
The lights, fans, air conditioners, etc. required to grow pot indoors apparently draw a ton of electricity.