Monterey County
Cannabis Program Mission Statement:

The mission of the Monterey County Cannabis Program is to provide a local framework for management of commercial cannabis through coordination and collaboration with multiple County departments to address regulation, policy, enforcement, education and protection of the health and safety of our communities.

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  • Big Safety Testing Failure Rate For California Pot Products – CBS San Francisco

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly 20 percent of marijuana products in California have failed tests for potency and purity since the state started requiring the checks on July 1, a failure rate some in the industry say has more to do with unrealistic standards and technical glitches than protecting consumer safety.

    9/14/2018 1:49:02 PM

  • Toxic pesticides found at most illegal California pot farms

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Nine of every 10 illegal marijuana farms raided in California this year contained traces of powerful and potentially lethal pesticides that are poisoning wildlife and could endanger...

    8/29/2018 8:46:21 AM

  • California Priority Watersheds

    The State Water Resource Control Board (State Water Board) in coordination with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (DFW) have identified "Cannabis Priority Watersheds" throughout the state that are of special environmental ...

    8/27/2018 8:37:00 AM

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