North Coast marijuana
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Pot growers in California’s North Coast

North Coast marijuana

A plant grown at Sunbodt Farms.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
North Coast marijuana

Sunshine Johnston stops to smell the scent from one of numerous crops grown at Sunbodt Farms, whose name signifies that the crops are grown in the sun, not under artificial light.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
North Coast marijuana

Sustainable cannabis farmer Dillon Turner applies fertilizer to plants at Sunboldt Farms. Small growers fear the incursion of moneyed entities such as Big Alcohol.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
North Coast marijuana

Harvested cannabis buds are dried in a room on the sustainable marijuana farm owned by Sunshine and Eric Johnston. 

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
North Coast marijuana

Sustainable cannabis farmer Dillon Turner tends to a patch of pot plants at Sunboldt Farms in Redcrest, Calif.

 

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
North Coast marijuana

Cannabis farmer Dillon Turner applies fertilizer to a row of plants at Sunboldt Farms.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
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