Inside The Medical Cannabis Business

Aug 11, 2014

Bags of medical marijuana and hashish are weighed and inventoried upon arrival at the Peace in Medicine dispensary in Sebastopol.
Credit Bruce Robinson, KRCB

  Medicinal cannabis has become big business in California over the past 17 years. Today, the North Bay Report takes you inside one local dispensary operation to see how it runs like other retailers—and how it is quite different.

Product samples are labeled and priced in a display case inside the Peace in Medicine facility in Sebastopol.
Credit Bruce Robinson, KRCB

  While growing marijuana for medicinal purposes is more widespread than ever, Corey Rider, who manages product intake for Peace in Medicine, says the quality and efficacy can vary widely, depnding on the knowledge and intention of each individual cultivator.