Humboldt Harvest, Inc. - Processor License


SCH Number
Public Agency
Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA)
Document Title
Humboldt Harvest, Inc. - Processor License
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Department of Food and Agriculture, pursuant to authority granted under Business and Procession Code Division 10, Chapter 2, Section 26012, approved a Cannabis Cultivation License submitted on 8/19/2020, by Esther Benemann. Esther Benemann applied for a Processor License in an existing warehouse.The Project will consist of cannabis manufacturing, packaging, distribution, and non-storefront retail sales.

Contact Information

Michael Montanus
Agency Name
CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Title 14, §15301
Reasons for Exemption
The Department of Food and Agriculture has determined that the project is a Class 1 Categorical Exemption project. Class 1 Categorical Exemptions consist of the operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alterations to existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment, or topographical features, involving negligible or no expansion of use beyond that existing at the time of the lead agency’s determination. The current land use is cannabis manufacturing, distribution, and non-storefront retail sales. There will be no expansion of the existing facility. The project site is sufficiently served by public utilities and there is no evidence the project site is located in an environmentally sensitive area. The exceptions to the exemption do not apply to this project.


Notice of Exemption

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