Heart of Southern Humboldt Cannabis
Nestled high in the hills of Southern Humboldt, overlooking the winding Eel River and groves of ancient redwoods, you will find Ridgeline Farms. Named for its panoramic view of the sprawling King Range, the award-winning farm is owned and operated by second-generation farmer Jason Gellman. “This is my home,” he says. “I love it more here than anywhere.”
Gellman grew up in Southern Humboldt and has witnessed the evolution of the cannabis industry. He recalls a time when farmers grew indoors or deep in the forest to hide their crop, followed by the Green Rush when the Emerald Triangle became saturated with out-of-staters moving in to make a quick buck. Then came legalization.There’s been ups and down, but it’s been amazing.”
As a small farmer, Gellman believes it’s about quality over quantity. “I believe that’s why I win awards. I have such a small farm; I know my plants very well. I know what I feed them; I know every one of them.” Gellman says it’s important for consumers to know what kind of product they’re putting in their body but also where their money goes when they buy a product. “If one person owns a small farm that can take care of their family and help support the community, that’s amazing, but if one person owns acres and acres it doesn’t spread around as much. When they buy from a small farm, they’re not only getting quality, but they’re supporting the community.”-By Isabella Vanderheiden
Green Lantern Emerald Cup Winner!
Is a truly limited boutique strain handcrafted in the hills of northern Mendocino and southern Humboldt County’s the resin content and floral overtones bring out the best qualities of the flavor profiles. It’s extremely gassy with the dominant smell of Sour Diesel and the power of the strongest kushes the lantern is a true AAA strain. Reaching thc levels of 35.1 %. It stands alone as a true boutique strain. It’s genetics remain one of the true mysteries.
Perfect Enviroment for Cannabis to Thrive
Two Year’s In A Row Winner of The Prestigious Emerald Cup
Green Lantern, just one of the winning strains from Ridgeline Farms is an Indica-leaning hybrid with lineage of OG Kush, Skunk and Berry – but its exact genetics are a mystery. This flower has gassy aromas with sweet, cherry pie flavors offering an energizing, euphoric effect that’s heavy-duty at first, but mellows out.
A View From The Top
Latest News On The Ridge
Lately, the L.A. Weekly visited the back-to-back world champions at Ridgeline Farms. Had the Emerald Cup not been delayed the 2021 big award...