Phoning in from Los Angeles, Chris Sayegh, founder of The Herbal Chef (cleverly acronymed to THC), discusses his cannabis-infused cuisine and the craft of providing consumers with an experience that is unique, enjoyable, and safe.
Wayne Richman, Executive Director of the California Hemp Association (CHA) and the California Hemp Foundation (CHF) which sponsors Hemp Farmers in order to properly study the farming, processing, and other aspects of development to ensure safety and certainty in hemp products.
Erin Douglas of Santa Rosa Metro Chambers Young Professionals Network (YPN) and CannaCraft’s Cheriene Griffith joined Steve and Lauren Funaro, filling in for Nick, to talk about why Santa Rosa's programs embrace the cannabis industry, and more importantly, how to ensure it thrives.
Pete Foppiano sits in for Steve as he and Nick speak with Kristin Nevedal, chair of the International Cannabis Farmers Association (ICFA), a group that empowers traditional cannabis farmers through education, research, and advocacy.
Guest of the day is Morgan Fox from the NCIA, the nation’s largest cannabis-focused group, which advocates for federally legal and regulated commercial cannabis. Calling in from their office in D.C., Morgan discusses how the government shutdown affects the cannabis industry.