​​​​​​Vendors will develop seed-to-sale-- Metrc receives $1.2 million contract; Persistent Systems, Inc. $574,000

Ohio changes medical marijuana dispensary distribution: Lake, Geauga and Portage counties.

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May 2018  Ohio's Medical Marijuana Program will not be delayed:

June 2017: 

  • It is still not legal to buy medical marijuana in the state of Ohio.  Physicians cannot yet become certified to recommend MMJ for patients.  The licenses to cultivate, process, test, and dispense have not been awarded.  State officials are still claiming that dispensaries will open by 09/08/2018.
  • No patient ID cards are being issued by Ohio's Medical Marijuana Control Program (MMCP).  The ID cards will be issued only by the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy.  Ohio has a deadline for the patient registry to become available by September 2018.

Ohio medical marijuana dispensaries to be named Monday, june 4, 2018!

​Young patient returns to Ohio:

GreenGro Technologies Inc., Receives Commitment from Ohio Medicinal Gardens LLC., to Purchase 25,000 sq. ft. Fully Automated - Vertical Hydroponic Medical Marijuana Production Facility:


​On Monday, August 14, the Ohio Department of Commerce, State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy, and State Medical Board of Ohio final filed all remaining rules related to the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program. The rules will be effective September 8, 2017 and can be found in the Register of Ohio and on the MMCP website.

August 2017:

June 2018:  DAYTON A Dayton resident has asked the city to pass “sanctuary” policies to allow patients prescribed medical marijuana to possess the drug without fear of criminal charges since the medical cannabis industry is slow to set up shop in Ohio.

Hocking College to serve as medical marijuana testing site for state of Ohio