cannabis

Hundreds of OMMP growers out of compliance

PORTLAND, Ore. – A vast majority of cannabis growers who fall under certain Oregon Medical Marijuana Program (OMMP) rules are currently out of compliance. But for Brent Kenyon, who’s been working with medical growers and patients for decades, it’s not surprising. “OHA …

Hemp now legal under federal law

MEDFORD, Ore. — President Trump signed the 2018 farm bill Thursday, legalizing industrial hemp at the federal level.  With the bill signed, hemp is now legal in all 50 states. Hemp farms are common in the Rogue Valley and across the northwest.  …

Vehicle found stuffed with dried marijuana

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – A man with a lengthy criminal history in the Rogue Valley was arrested for carrying over 40 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle. On Saturday, a Jackson County Sheriff’s Office deputy pulled over a vehicle in Central Point. …