Cannabis Cultivation Outreach Events

Event List

Public Workshops in Central and Southern California To Promote Grant Funding Opportunities

 CDFW’s Restoration Grant Program is holding two in-person workshops in central and southern California to provide information on various grant funding opportunities and the application process. Staff will present information on permitting tools available through the Cutting the Green Tape Program and the recently formed Cannabis Restoration Grant Program (CRGP).

On May 11, an in-person workshop will be held in Ventura at the County of Ventura, 800 S. Victoria Ave, Lower Plaza Assembly Room from 2:30 to 5 p.m. 

On May 12, an in-person workshop will be held in San Luis Obispo at the California Conservation Corps, 1530 Madera Ave., Dining Hall Room from 10 a.m. to noon.

For more information on these events, please see the press release:


Native American Cannabis and Hemp Conference

CDFW is pleased to announce its participation at the Eighth Native American Cannabis and Hemp Conference on June 6-7 in Temecula. CDFW leadership is moderating panel discussions on cannabis regulations and community perspectives with cannabis businesses.

Staff will also be hosting an information table and will be available to answer questions about state employment, cannabis permitting, wildlife friendly farming practices and applying for cannabis grants, among other important topics related to equity, diversity and inclusion. Find more information on the conference website