ICFA Lobby for Practical Cannabis Growing Guidelines

Brian German Legislative, Regulation

Members of the International Cannabis Farmers Association (ICFA) met with lawmakers and regulators in Sacramento to lobby on behalf of sun-grown cannabis farmers.   The visit comes at a crucial time during the process of establishing the legislative framework for adult-use of marijuana in California in the coming year.  The ICFA is urging lawmakers to consider the implications of requiring …


EPA Extends Timeline for Pesticide Applicators Rule

Dan Industry News Release, Regulation

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt announced a 12-month extension for implementation of the revised final Certification and Training of Pesticide Applicators (C&T) rule. EPA received feedback from states and stakeholders that more time and resources are needed to prepare for compliance with the rule. The extended timeline will enable EPA to work with states and provide adequate compliance …