Is CBD really only regulated by Ohio dispensaries now? That may not be true.

Last week some news & headlines came out that said CBD is no longer able to be sold in Ohio unless through a licensed dispensary, (which almost 2.5 years later, even though 56 licenses have been awarded, are still non-existent) and there seems to be a lot of confusion whether this can be true or not. The Ohio state board …

Press Release: Hocking College on Track to Become One of Ohio’s First Cannabis Testing Labs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 3, 2018 CONTACT: Tim Brunicardi Executive Director of Marketing, Public & Community Relations Hocking College 3301 Hocking Parkway Nelsonville, Ohio 45764 740.753.6523 (Office) | 304.494.2369 (Cell) brunicardit@hocking.edu Hocking College on Track to Become One of Ohio’s First Cannabis Testing Labs Nelsonville, OH – July 3, 2018 – Hocking College has been awarded a provisional license as …

56 Ohio Marijuana Dispensary Licenses Awarded!

2 days ago the Ohio Department of Pharmacy held a meeting in Columbus to announce the long-awaited winners of the 60 possible Dispensary Licenses. But oddly enough after 376 total submissions, only 56 out of those 60 were actually awarded.  The Board of Pharmacy states that 2 districts didn’t have anyone submit for them. Provisional license winners have six months …

Is Tomorrow D-Day for the Ohio Medical Marijuana Program?

Tomorrow May 11th in Columbus, a judge will have 69 lawsuits against the Department of Commerce & the Ohio Marijuana Cultivation Licensing process in front of them to determine if there was fraud, insider trading or other back-alley dealings that happened within Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Program, HB 523. What a sad day it is that almost 2 years to the …

Ohio’s First Wave Of Approved Medical Marijuana Doctors Is Here!

Finally, after almost 2 years after the bill was signed into law, we have our first round of certified & approved Ohio Medical Marijuana doctors by the actual Ohio State Medical Board under HB523! On Tuesday, April 10th, 37 physicians were granted the authority to recommend medical marijuana to Ohio patients based on 20 ailments covered under HB523!  Prior to …

Ohio Opens Medical Marijuana Portal For Doctors

Ohio is one step closer to getting the medical marijuana program up and running. The state medical board has opened the online application process for doctors to request certification, said the agency’s spokesman Tessie Pollack. “Our licensure team is going through the applications and confirming the individuals are meeting the criteria and then the board will vote on it altogether …

Ohio Medical Marijuana Level II Cultivation Licenses Have Been Released!

The Ohio Department of Commerce has released 11 out of 12 of the Level II Cultivation Licenses: Score – 178.92 Fire Rock Ltd. (Columbus, Franklin County) Score – 178.92 Fire Rock Ltd. (Canton, Stark County) Score – 178.92 Fire Rock Ltd. (Arkon, Summit County) Score – 176.76 FN Group Holdings LLC (Ravenna, Portage County) Score – 172.00 Mother Grows Best …

Ohio Department of Commerce Releases Applications for Testing Laboratory Licenses for Private Entities

The MMCP and the Department of Commerce have released the application, forms, and instructions for private companies to apply for a license to conduct laboratory testing of medical marijuana and medical marijuana products. Click here to view the full set of application documents.

Hocking College Offering To Serve As Medical Cannabis Testing Site For The State Of Ohio!

Hocking College Offering To Serve As Medical Cannabis Testing Site For The State Of Ohio!   Nelsonville, Ohio September 5, 2017 – Hocking College is announcing its intention to fulfill Ohio law as the research facility for the State of Ohio’s Medical Cannabis testing laboratory. “The decision to lead this medical cannabis lab effort was not based on the merits …

Ohio College Moving Forward With Plans To Operate A Medical Cannabis Test Lab

  CCV Research Press Release   Ohio College moving forward with plans to operate a medical cannabis test lab Internal planning moving fast with Press Conference scheduled for Sept 5th.   Cleveland, Ohio Aug 15, 2017   CCV Research provided an update today regarding its efforts to help assist an Ohio Public Institute of Higher Education to successfully obtain a certificate …