United Women's Organization (UWO) / Organización de Mujeres Unidas
2018 Farmworker Women’s Health, Safety, Employment, Education & Environment Conference
2018 Conferencia Sobre La Salud, Seguridad, Empleo, Educación y del Medio Ambiente
Cannabis Farmworkers' Safety and HealthCannabis in California
Cannabis is the highest valued- albeit covert- agricultural product in California, with an estimated annual $23.3 billion in cash farm receipts. Approximately 13.3 million pounds of cannabis were produced in California in 2016. Between 165,000 and 230,000 farmers and farmworkers are estimated to be employed in California’s cannabis industry.