Jeff McPhee hold hemp seeds from Colorado in Oakdale California on March 8, 2019.
Jeff McPhee hold hemp seeds from Colorado in Oakdale California on March 8, 2019. John Westberg jwestberg@modbee.com
Jeff McPhee hold hemp seeds from Colorado in Oakdale California on March 8, 2019. John Westberg jwestberg@modbee.com

Marijke Rowland writes about new business, restaurant and retail developments. She has been with The Modesto Bee since 1997 covering a variety of topics including arts and entertainment. Her Business Beat column runs midweek and Sundays. And it’s pronounced Mar-eye-ke.