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California Legalization Brings Host of Environmental Rules

Hopes are that legalization will help rein in environmental damage from black-market grows, much of it in Northern California old-growth forests.

A Cannabis Judge’s 8 Favorite Products From the Humboldt County Cup

This writer went to Humboldt to judge a locals-only cannabis competition, and came away with eight favorite Humboldt products that everyone should try.

The Best Humboldt County Events for Tourists

Headed to Humboldt County for some cannatourism? Time your visit with one of the small community's key cultural events between May and November.

A Cannabis Traveler’s Guide to Finding the Real Humboldt County

When the California market opens 2018, some travelers will want more than just the herb. Here's our three-day guide to finding cannabis's heartland.

Don’t Blame Wildfires for Rising California Cannabis Prices

The North Bay wildfires devastated California cannabis country—but other factors are far more responsible for recent swings in price.

Keep Tabs on California Wildfires with SF Chron’s Live Map

The so-called Wine Country fires have become some of the most devastating in California history, and cannabis farmers are among those hit hardest.

How to Help Those Affected by California Wildfires

The fires ripping through California’s North Bay region have become some of the most destructive in state history. Here's how to help.

California Wildfires Threaten Thousands of Cannabis Farms

A devastating cluster of wildfires stands to destroy tens of millions of dollars’ worth of cannabis on the outskirts of the state’s famed Emerald Triangle.

The Ultimate Cannabis Road Trip Through California

From the Emerald Triangle through San Francisco and Big Sur to Los Angeles and on to Joshua Tree, soak in California cannabis culture on our road trip.

In California, Many Growers Will Stay Underground

There are upwards of 10,000 growers in California's Emerald Triangle. What happens to those who don't get licensed?

Emerald Triangle Growers Scale Up Together in Co-Ops

For legacy farmers who want to continue as legal and independent, co-ops offer a way to thrive, together.

9 Lessons We Learned at the 2016 Emerald Cup

Held in the California's mythical Emerald Triangle, the event brought together some of the most innovative minds in West Coast cannabis.

In Photos: Inside the Emerald Cup, California’s Largest Harvest Festival

Held in California's iconic Emerald Triangle, the event is a chance for growers to get away from their farms and celebrate the fruits of their labor.

What’s So Special About Humboldt County Cannabis?

As the legal market matures and more consumers start sniffing out “craft cannabis,” where and how a plant is grown will become ever more important.