Marijuana Is A Gateway Drug–To Urban Hippie Farming Utopia

An Oakland couple shows why it might be good to let stoners grow their own weed supply.

Karissa and Region Lewis co-founded Full Harvest Farm, where they raise chickens, goats, and organic vegetables, after dabbling in marijuana cultivation, reported Grist.

Karissa Lewis said her mother, quoting the philosopher Howard Thurman, suggested that she ask herself what makes her come alive, and the couple realized their passion was pot.

“So we just started growing copious amounts of pot,” she said.

Marijuana cultivation is a felony under California law, although growers are eligible for diversion if there is no evidence they intended to sell their crop.

– Read the entire article at AlterNet.