agricultural health and safety

Total Health from the Soil Up

Total Health from the Soil Up Bridging the silos of health and agriculture

Farms shape our health through nutrients, soil, water, air, climate, economy, and community.

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Cannabis Farmworkers' Safety and Health

February 20, 2018
Cannabis Farmworkers' Safety and Health Cannabis 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.