FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The California Department of Food and Agriculture's CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Division has announced a series of 10 workshops for training on completing applications for state licensing.
CDFA said they anticipate issuing cannabis cultivation licenses on or about January 1, 2018.
In addition to state licenses, officials said applicants are required to comply with any local cannabis cultivation requirements. Applicants should check with their local jurisdiction regarding local ordinance requirements.
Each workshop is limited to about 150 participants per workshop. Also, a recorded training session will be available on the CalCannabis website.
Workshops started on November 28th and all training sessions are from 12:30 to 5:00 p.m.
The remaining dates and locations are as follows:
Tuesday, December 5 - Fresno County
Hugh M. Burns State Building
2550 Mariposa Mall, Room 1036, Fresno, CA 93721
Tuesday, December 5 - Mendocino County
Ukiah Valley Conference Center
200 S. School St., Ukiah, CA 95482
Thursday, December 7 - Riverside County
UC Riverside - Palm Desert Center
75080 Frank Sinatra Dr., Bldg B114-B117, Palm Desert, CA 92211
Thursday, December 7 - Alameda County
Elihu M. Harris State Office Building, Room One
1515 Clay St., Oakland, CA 94612
Tuesday, December 12 - Butte County
Butte College - Black Box Theater
3636 Butte Campus Dr., Oroville, CA 95965
Thursday, December 14 - Humboldt County
Sequoia Conference Center
901 Myrtle Ave, Eureka, CA 95501
CDFA offering workshops on completing applications for state licensing for marijuana cultivation