First Recreational Marijuana Growing Licenses Approved in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission approved the first recreational marijuana producers licenses on Friday. Eight growing sights got the go ahead in the first round of licenses. 

Up until now, pot has been sold to recreational users through Oregon’s medical marijuana retailers. As of Friday, the recreational side can grow its own

Of the eight growing sites, one of those is in Jackson County, and another is in Josephine County.

In Josephine County, the state issued an Outdoor Tier 1 License to Charles J. Brooks with Love Buds. That allows for more at