29 January 2019 |

New Cannabis Research Center to explore environmental, social impacts of legalization

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imageCannabis is unlike any other agricultural crop. Because of its circuitous history — once illegal to
imageCannabis is unlike any other agricultural crop. Because of its circuitous history — once illegal to grow, and now legal but heavily regulated — cannabis has cast a unique footprint on the environment and the communities of farmers who grow it. UC Berkeley's new Cannabis Research Center, announced today by a multidisciplinary team of faculty, will explore how cannabis production impacts the environment and society, and how these impacts will evolve under new regulations set in......

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