HCGA provides expert educational opportunities with online professional development workshops and webinars. We host and co-host B2B supply chain networking events. Through our Governmental Affairs program and weekly Industry Affairs call, HCGA promotes compliance with state and local laws, and provides up-to-date information, resources, and access to affiliated businesses.

Workforce training on-demand

HCGA is the parent organization of the Humboldt Community Business Development Center which provides online workforce training for FREE to the community. 

Humboldt cannabis: How to Form a Non-Profit

Learn in 7 steps how to form a mutual benefit non-profit organization in the Humboldt cannabis industry.

Natalynne DeLapp

Accounting for cannabis businesses Part 1

Workshop on the best way to deal with COGS, 280E and accrual vs cash for your cannabis business.

KWB Accounting

Valeria Cruz-Sandino

Doing Business with Tribes Part 2

Opportunities working with tribes: taxation, product types, joint ventures and brand transfer/licensing.

Nations Business Link

Lisa Sundberg

Diversity & Inclusivity in Cannabis

How to integrate your business like your farm, create diversity reports and find funding


Arlene Pitterson

Climate Adaptations for Humboldt cannabis

Understand the factors and impact of climate change, and create adaptation resiliency.

Michael J. Furniss

Accounting for cannabis businesses Part 2

Learn how to protect your cannabis business from tax compliance and other pitfalls common to the industry

KWB Accounting

Valeria Cruz-Sandino

Cannabis Business Finance Part 1

Learn the essentials of standard accounting methods & principles for your business

Sequoia Technical Services

Larry Goldberg

Resume Writing for Work in Cannabis

How to prepare a stand-out 1-page resume for work in the cannabis industry in Humboldt and beyond.

Professional Lettuce

Courtney Augustus

PR & Media Training for Humboldt Cannabis

Learn how to engage with the media and present a positive image of your business and the industry.

Tracey Henry Consulting

Tracey Henry, Alicia Brown

Doing Business with Tribes Part 1

How to do business with tribes: what to avoid, what to look for and how to navigate the tribal landscape

Nations Business Link

Lisa Sundberg

Cannabis Business Finance Part 2

Learn how to develop a 5-year pro forma financial plan for your cannabis business

Sequoia Technical Services

Larry Goldberg


Cell:  707-599-6670

427 F Street, Suite 213

Eureka, CA 95501

The Humboldt County Growers Alliance is a California mutual benefit, not-for-profit, trade association that is funded and owned by, and for its members

(EIN #82-0658286).