Sonoma County Approves First Cannabis Farm

Sonoma County Approves First Cannabis Farm

Fiddler's Greens Farm is the first company granted a cultivation permit letter for a cannabis business other than a medical marijuana dispensary.

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December 5, 2017
The Press Democrat
Grower/Agriculture News State by State: California

Sonoma County has officially opened the door to the newly regulated cannabis industry, starting with a Sebastopol-area farm run by a married couple who has been producing marijuana and low-dose tinctures for nearly a decade.

The Fiddler’s Greens farm, founded by Shannon and Cameron Hattan, is a 10,000-square-foot cannabis cultivation operation on a property south of Sebastopol, producing flowers for a line of low-dose and nonpsychoactive tinctures.

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On Monday, Sonoma County’s agriculture department officials gave Fiddler’s Greens an official cultivation permit letter, the first granted for a cannabis business other than a medical marijuana dispensary.

“We’re legitimate. We’re business owners. We’re part of society,” Shannon Hattan said.

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