Daphne Matziaraki http://kalw.org en Behind the scenes on a pot farm in Mendocino http://kalw.org/post/behind-scenes-pot-farm-mendocino <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Federally, marijuana production is still a major crime, one that can land you in <a href="http://www.ussc.gov/Legal/Primers/Primer_Drug.pdf">prison for decades</a>. Yet, in northern California, there’s a whole economy built around it. They call the area the Emerald Triangle –&nbsp;made by Humboldt, Trinity and Mendocino counties. In Mendocino specifically, the gradual decline of the lumber industry led to marijuana becoming one of the county’s major commercial crops over the last decade.</span></p><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 01:25:09 +0000 Daphne Matziaraki 37096 at http://kalw.org Behind the scenes on a pot farm in Mendocino