Most Say the Industry Dodged a Bullet
Although the West Coast wildfire season has been over for months, some companies are still picking up the pieces from a historic wave of blazes that forced thousands to evacuate and endangered countless businesses across California, Oregon and Washington state.
In short, most of the industry dodged a bullet from the massive fires and their fallout.
“For how big the fires were and how long they lasted and the scale of them, I think our industry came out pretty lucky,” said Alexa Wall, a board member of the Sonoma County Growers Alliance in Northern California. “I wouldn’t say fully unscathed but not nearly as detrimental as some people were thinking it would be.”Read the article here.