Spend the last month of the summer mastering the art of marijuana cultivation, learning something new about this amazing plant, and meeting like-minded people. Below, we listed three of the most important cannabis-related events that every weed grower and manufacturer should consider attending this month.
When: August 12-13, 2017
Where: Salem, OR
This month, Salem hosts the 2nd annual Oregon Cannabis Growers' & Consumers' Fair. The upcoming event consists of two major parts: a large fair featuring the leading vendors from Oregon and other states, and, most importantly, one-of-a-kind “Live” Cannabis Plant Competition. This year, over 60 growers from across Oregon will take part in this great competition. The best plants will be represented at the upcoming Oregon State Fair.
When: August 18-20, 2017
Where: Seattle, WA
Seattle Hempfest is one of the nation's biggest hemp-focused events. One of the major goals of the festival is to educate the public on hemp and cannabis, and all the possible benefits and uses of these plants.
Learn more about the medical properties of cannabis, the art of hemp and marijuana cultivation, the most recent policy changes on both state and federal levels, and more. For more information, go to the fest's website.
When: August 19-20, 2017
Where: Medford-Ashland, OR
One of the biggest marijuana-related events―The Hemp and Cannabis Fair―comes to Medford-Ashland, OR. The event will traditionally consist of two parts: a large fair and a series of educational sessions.
At the fair, you can explore a large variety of cannabis and hemp products, accessories, and equipment from the leading local and national brands. The educational part of the event will give you a chance to learn more about the cannabis cultivation, the medical benefits of hemp and marijuana, and more.