“Hive is a confluence of experience, innovation, and sustainability.”
— SARA O'DONNELL, SWEET SISTERS FAMILY FARM
Members & Affiliates
Mendocino-based craft cannabis farmers can join Hive as members or affiliates. Membership requires meeting and following strict requirements. Those interested in becoming members but who aren't eligible can join Hive as an Affiliate, taking advantage of our streamlined sales and account management services.
Members of Hive Mendocino all have one thing in common - we grow exceptional, high-demand cannabis in Mendocino County. Our farmers value sustainability, integrity, and teamwork, and all of us ensure that these values are woven into every aspect of our work and craft. We embrace the idea of expanding our Hive, and welcome other cultivators that share our same vision of preserving this industry that each of us fell in love with.
Whether our plants are cultivated entirely outdoors or inside or in an automated greenhouse, we use our combined knowledge of over 100 years to tackle any obstacle that stands in our way, sharing ideas and supporting one another on the pathway forward.
The Member Experience
When working with our farm members, we foster a culture of collaboration over competition, opting to help our fellow members and support their professional journey.
Therefore, we market our products together to represent a larger slice of the industry pie - an aspect that assists us all in climbing the ladder of success. Supporting our local farmers develops our ability to collaboratively build our capacity as an emerging local industry, encourages community growth, and contributes positively to Mendocino County’s economy.
All Hive Mendocino Cooperative members must hold a Type 1 or Type 2 cultivation license.
Simply Eco Certified
All members must meet the Simply Eco standards. This Cannabis Conservancy certification ensures our farmers practice constant consideration for our planet & encourages production of quality craft cannabis, grown in small batches with sustainable inputs.
We ask all members to obtain a distribution license. This license gives us the flexibility to deliver purchased products to our clients whenever necessary.
Be Our Neighbor
All Hive Mendocino Cooperative members must reside & farm in Mendocino County, California.
Hive Mendocino Cooperative members each give back to a community organization through time and/or resources.
Code of Conduct
Members follow a Code of Conduct reflective of our values of honesty, integrity, respect, and fairness. We follow all state and county laws & regulations and remain courteous to our members & community.
Hive Mendocino Members
Fire Flower Farm
On an old Mendocino County stagecoach route just far enough from town to be mountain living you’ll find FFF. We are a young family farm of East Coast transplants growing our Mendo roots for over a decade. We are creators and cultivators of high quality, lab-tested Cannabis, bred for optimal performance. Our focus is on sustainability, for the land, the people on our team, and the business and community of which we are a part. We are a full-season, full-sun farm and we are able to provide fresh, potent produce throughout the year and on-demand.To learn more, follow them on Instagram or check out their site.
Giving Tree Farms
Giving Tree Farms is a family-owned and operated farm specializing in artisan cultivation methods and custom cultivars. Genetics are our specialty, and potency, our mistress. In our expansive natural sun and climate-controlled greenhouse growing environments in the Anderson Valley of Mendocino County, we meticulously handcraft the world’s most progressive crop before putting each cultivar through rigorous quality control and grading process followed with an R&D lab test to ensure we meet beyond organic standards that far surpass the average—so your company can do the same. Powered by science and watered by hand allows us to deliver the consistency and quality that our customers deserve.Follow Giving Tree on Instagram or check our the website for blog posts.
Sweet Sisters Family Farm
Sweet Sisters Family Farm is a multi-generational farm in Mendocino County that has been operating off the grid producing high quality, sun grown, sweet flowers for nearly 40 years. Concentrating on local strains that reveal a sense of place in the appearance, nose, taste and effect, you know you are home when you experience a Sweet Sisters product.To see more on Sweet Sisters Family Farm, follow them on Instagram.
Tucked in the hills of the Anderson Valley, Wildercraft Farms’ hugelkultur garden beds are aligned east to west, catching the sun as it tracks from horizon to horizon. We are an off-grid homestead, working to reveal the medicine of our place in every flower. The results are fresh, potent, and clean small-batch cannabis.Our values of stewardship extend beyond the land to our community, and we prioritize a percentage of our yields for compassion medicine programs. Our motto is Trust Nature, Work Hard, and Bloom!Follow them on Instagram.
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