Medicine Box Monday: Cultivating Cannabis in Unpredictable Weather

While our founder was on the east coast in January, networking with groups like Medicinal Genomics, he witnessed the “Bomb Cyclone”. With temperatures below zero, winds that cut through the body, and ice covering the streets...

From The Roots To The Fruits: Exploring The Cannabis Ecosystem

Have you ever thought about what’s under your feet as you walk through the forest? An entire world and ecosystem is right below you, at all times! To better understand and relate to that ecosystem, picture your nervous system....

Nevada County: Home of Sustainable Cannabis

California will implement adult-use cannabis in 2018. However, legalization at the state level left a lot of work at the local level. Each community has the opportunity to write its own regulations. Nevada County recently put...

Working on a Farm: Building a Deeper Respect for the Cannabis Business

I've worked on a farm before. From an organic produce and herb farm in the hills near Nevada City to an impressive cannabis farm up the northern coast, I know what it's like to get dirty, smelly, sticky and baking hot in that...

Gold Country Afgoo – Our Flagship Strain

A Medicine Box team favorite, Gold Country Afgoo found its identity within Nevada County's Gold Country. The Mediterranean climate with wet, cool, rainy winters and hot summers distinguish this growing appellation in the...
Notes From The Farm, Episode 1

Notes From The Farm, Episode 1

As another season of cultivation unravels before us in Nevada County, we farmers have battled a rather long winter and unstable spring, filled with inclement weather derived from an El Nino year.  While the precipitation that...