Humboldt County cannabis receives equity grant, but no federal funds

  • Humboldt County cannabis receives equity grant, but no federal funds
  • Humboldt County’s cannabis industry an essential part of the economy in the eyes of California legislators has received none of the federal relief available to other businesses, but a new grant will allow the county to provide assistance to pot workers.
  • The most important thing we have going for our industry during this time is that we have a Project Trellis program n Humboldt County, which does not exist in most other places in California, said Natalynne DeLapp, operations director of the Humboldt County Growers Alliance.
  • A three-pronged program, Project Trellis involves marketing the local cannabis scene, micro-loans for small growers in the region and equity funding programs, built to provide assistance.

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