Santa Cruz County legal cannabis expected to create 7116 jobs – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Santa Cruz SentinelSanta Cruz County legal cannabis expected to create 7116 jobsSanta Cruz SentinelCounty planner Matthew Johnston talks about required mitigations in the draft environmental impact report on commercial cannabis cultivation and manufacturing to an audience of growers and other interested parties Wednesday evening in the Board of … Read the full article at: Santa Cruz County legal cannabis …

Santa Cruz County Cannabis EIR Update and Important Meeting Dates – Bay Area Indymedia

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Bay Area IndymediaSanta Cruz County Cannabis EIR Update and Important Meeting DatesBay Area IndymediaA draft Environmental Impact Report on establishing a regulated cannabis trade in the County concludes that a more permissive approach is an “environmentally superior alternative” to either a ban or a more restrictive proposed ordinance under … Read the full article at: Santa Cruz County Cannabis …

Business Digest: Cannabis marketing kickoff Sept. 13 – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Business Digest: Cannabis marketing kickoff Sept. 13Santa Cruz SentinelGreenTrade Santa Cruz, a coalition of local cannabis businesses, will present a vision for how Santa Cruz businesses can capture their share of an industry estimated at $5 billion to $10 billion when the legal market opens Jan. 2. The county’s new … Read the full article at: Business Digest: …

Coast Line: Santa Cruz County's cannabis draft EIR presentation set – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Coast Line: Santa Cruz County’s cannabis draft EIR presentation setSanta Cruz SentinelComments are due 5 p.m. Oct. 16 by email to cannabiseir@santacruzcounty.us or mailed or hand-delivered to Cannabis Comments in care of Matt Johnston, Santa Cruz County Planning Department, 701 Ocean St., fourth floor, Santa Cruz, CA 95060.and more » Read the full article at: Coast Line: Santa Cruz …

Pot license values soar – The Tracy Press

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The Tracy PressPot license values soarThe Tracy PressThe so-called “green rush” has jarred Santa Cruz County, where the value of a retail cannabis license has soared to more than $2 million. Of the 14 dispensaries in the county, four have changed hands in the last 12 months – Reefside Health Center … Read the full article at: Pot …

Amado area 'perfect fit' for medical marijuana growers – Nogales International

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Nogales InternationalAmado area ‘perfect fit’ for medical marijuana growersNogales InternationalThe location of the three medical marijuana operations so close to the county line is convenient since it’s a little closer to the markets in Tucson and Phoenix than other parts of Santa Cruz County, Steinmetz said. But Hamilton and Elliot added that … Read the full article at: …

Valerie Corral: WAMM inspired by community – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Valerie Corral: WAMM inspired by communitySanta Cruz SentinelWhen partnerships are shaped between citizens, service organizations and local governments, something very different and democratic transpires. In an effort to address the ever-growing challenges arising in Santa Cruz County surrounding cannabis issues … Read the full article at: Valerie Corral: WAMM inspired by community – Santa Cruz Sentinel

New Santa Cruz Co. Cannabis Licensing Manager Announced – Patch.com

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Patch.comNew Santa Cruz Co. Cannabis Licensing Manager AnnouncedPatch.comFrom Santa Cruz County: County Administrative Officer Carlos J. Palacios is pleased to announce Robin Bolster-Grant as the County’s new Cannabis Licensing Manager. A 16-year employee of the Santa Cruz County Planning Department, Bolster-Grant has … Read the full article at: New Santa Cruz Co. Cannabis Licensing Manager Announced – Patch.com

Coast Line: Santa Cruz County names cannabis licensing manager – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Coast Line: Santa Cruz County names cannabis licensing managerSanta Cruz SentinelSanta Cruz County’s new cannabis licensing manager is Robin Bolster-Grant, who moves from the Planning Department to succeed Daniel Peterson, who left for Yuba County. Dispensary licensing is nearly complete, she said, so her main focus is getting … Read the full article at: Coast Line: Santa Cruz County …

Marijuana meditation center planned for Boulder Creek – KSBW The Central Coast

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KSBW The Central CoastMarijuana meditation center planned for Boulder CreekKSBW The Central CoastA former Boy Scout camp in the Santa Cruz Mountains has a new owner with a new vision for the land: a zen meditation wellness center and a 1-acre marijuana farm. Jeff, the … Jeff says he still needs the OK from the county to follow through with …

Many 2016 Emerald Cup winners disqualified for pesticides – Santa Rosa Press Democrat

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Santa Rosa Press DemocratMany 2016 Emerald Cup winners disqualified for pesticidesSanta Rosa Press DemocratThe Emerald Cup has brought an audience of tens of thousands to the Sonoma County fairgrounds each of the last four years, and the contest’s environmental focus sets it apart from other cannabis competitions. But this year, pesticides … About 25 …and more » Read the …

Watsonville balks at allowing manufacture of medical cannabis – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Santa Cruz SentinelWatsonville balks at allowing manufacture of medical cannabisSanta Cruz SentinelWATSONVILLE >> Uncomfortable with the recommendation of city staff and its own Medical Cannabis Advisory Committee, the Watsonville City Council balked at allowing the manufacture of medical cannabis in addition to cultivation at its meeting Tuesday …and more » Read the full article at: Watsonville balks at allowing manufacture …

Business Digest, Jan. 10, 2017: Green Trade Santa Cruz to meet Tuesday – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Business Digest, Jan. 10, 2017: Green Trade Santa Cruz to meet TuesdaySanta Cruz SentinelThe the first meeting of the new cannabis trade organization, Green Trade Santa Cruz, will be 6 p.m. Tuesday, at the Old Freight Building in Depot Park, 119 Center St. This free meeting is for anyone that intends on applying for a license to cultivate, … …

NEW SANTA CRUZ CANNABIS TRADE ORGANIZATION MEETING ANNOUNCED – Bay Area Indymedia

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Bay Area IndymediaNEW SANTA CRUZ CANNABIS TRADE ORGANIZATION MEETING ANNOUNCEDBay Area IndymediaThis free meeting is for anyone that intends on applying for a license to cultivate, manufacture or distribute cannabis in Santa Cruz County, or are interested in the future of regulated commercial cannabis in the Santa Cruz community. For More … Read the full article at: NEW …

Newsmakers 2016: The year weed went straight – Santa Cruz Sentinel

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Newsmakers 2016: The year weed went straightSanta Cruz SentinelYet months before California voters approved Proposition 64 to legalize recreational marijuana, Santa Cruz County embarked on a bold strategy, instructing all pot farmers to reveal themselves and come to the fold. And in a narrow three-month window … Read the full article at: Newsmakers 2016: The year weed went …