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Despite the rain, about 27,000 people came out for the Emerald Cup this weekend. It’s Northern California’s celebration of cannabis and cannabis culture. But in addition to the revelry, it’s also a business conference of sorts. KRCB News Director Steve Mencher and reporter Adia White talk about what entrepreneurs learned from experts at the event.  angel joint

For some attendees of the conference, cannabis is much more than a hobby. In this next story Reporter Adia White talks with a physician who is studying the efficacy of cannabis for patients with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder She also talks with a father who says the drug helps reduce the number of seizures his son has.


(Pictured: A sculpture at the Emerald Cup, Santa Rosa, Calif., Credit Adia White)

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