In a 2014 file photo, marijuana plants grow on a residential property in a vegetable garden in Lake County, Calif. Lake County recently passed strict growing laws, but activists are putting a new initiative on the ballot to allow marijuana farming. Gina Ferazzi MCT
In a 2014 file photo, marijuana plants grow on a residential property in a vegetable garden in Lake County, Calif. Lake County recently passed strict growing laws, but activists are putting a new initiative on the ballot to allow marijuana farming. Gina Ferazzi MCT

Residents ask commissioners to keep marijuana operations out of rural areas

April 26, 2017 6:41 AM