California cannabis growers reeling from "most financially trying, stressful year ever"

“I’m about as legal as you can be these days,” Osterbrink smiles.

He is a member of Mendocino Generations, an organization consisting of more than three dozen small farmers who grow outdoor, organic cannabis. The founders — Chiah Rodriques and her husband, Jamie Beatty — are Redwood Valley natives who are currently providing support for numerous farmers affected by the conflagration that swept through some of the world’s most fertile cannabis growing areas.

Chiah Rodriques