Farm to Table LA, “The Emerald Exchange: Not Your Average Farmers Market”
Arcanna Flowers is a Mendocino-based collective with approximately 40 sustainable farms coming together to grow organic and biodynamic proprietary strains and medicines. The ladies representing Arcanna were excited to share what their collective does and I was thrilled to see that they were juicing the leaves for smoothies.
Fox News, “Marijuana Farmers Market”
We’re in a very good position to take advantage of getting our product out and to the people.
“And that’s part of the vision,” said local cannabis farmer Cyril Guthridge, “is creating this place as a destination location for the world to come and see how amazing this is.”
Press Democrat, “Birthplace of Fetzer’s Mendocino County Wine Empire Makes Way for Cannabis Economy“
We’re trying to scale up and adapt without losing our identity and stay true to our values.
The Local Green, “Local Business Team Finds Better Living Through Cannabis”
As legalization neared, we knew small farms were in jeopardy. By uniting, we could have an advantage. We help farmers become compliant and conform to county and state regulations.
I spend a lot of time helping others figure out how to survive this upcoming tsunami that is the new cannabis market and regulation. I have learned to ask a lot of questions and rely on my tribe and community. Unity is what will elevate us to the next level. We need to work together to make our dreams come true.
I feel that being a woman in any male-dominant industry can be tough, but also empowering.
Emerald Magazine, “ Mendocino Generations Collective”
More farms plan to join onto the Mendocino Generations collective as they complete the process of becoming recognized by state and county agencies as legally compliant.