wildfires

July 23, 2019

Federal Bill Would Expand Insurance Coverage to Cannabis Industry

As California cannabis farmers prepare for the arrival of peak wildfire season, echoes of last summer’s devastation are fresh in their minds. Nearly two million acres of the state went up in flames in 2018, killing more than a hundred people and destroying about 18,000 […]
October 9, 2019

Massive power outage threatens NorCal cannabis harvest

David DownsOctober 9, 2019   Share   Print To avoid sparking deadly wildfires, Pacific Gas & Electric officials de-energized lines midnight Oct. 9, affecting thousands of northern California cannabis licensees. (nikolay100/iStock) SAN FRANCISCO—California cannabis industry operators are scrambling to save crops from spoilage amid a […]