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SLO County family finds steady work in the local cannabis industry

Larry and Candice Montenegro were struggling to pay the bills living in California Valley near Carrizo Plain. But now Larry Montengro delivers water pumped from his own two wells to about 60 marijuana growers in the area. They say the cannabis industry has been good for the California Valley economy.

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SLO County family finds steady work in the local cannabis industry

Larry and Candice Montenegro were struggling to pay the bills living in California Valley near Carrizo Plain. But now Larry Montengro delivers water pumped from his own two wells to about 60 marijuana growers in the area. They say the cannabis industry has been good for the California Valley economy.
Monica Vaughan The Tribune
SLO County family finds steady work in the local cannabis industry 1:10

SLO County family finds steady work in the local cannabis industry

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