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This document is intended to be a living glossary of Cannabis industry-specific jargon. The goal of the Jargon File is to reduce the barriers of entry to communicating different components of this industry to people.
- Growers**, sometimes called farmers,
Licensees are referred to as any natural persons or business entities that possess a cannabis license from a Regulatory Agency that enables them to participate in the cannabis industry in a specific role such as #Production Licensee, retail, or caregiving.
A **Processor** licensee handles bulk cannabis material for conversion into other materials. Processors can do several operations to the bulk material such as curing, commodity extraction, and various methods of oil extraction.
A **Producer** licensee handles intermediate cannabis material that is being prepared for end-user consumption. Producers normally are attached to the brand that their parent company has developed for them.
A Regulatory Agency is referred to as any government agency that directly regulates its administrative region's legal cannabis industry.