The Ohio Department of Commerce released Wednesday the scores for Round 2 processor applications.

It is the department’s intent to award provisional licenses to the top 26 top-scoring applicants. On Wednesday, 13 provisional licenses were awarded, and 13 more are awaiting final compliance checks.



Real Growth Investments II LLC, located in Mount Orab, was among the top-scoring applicants with a score of 161.08 and is set to receive a license. CannAscend Ohio Processing, LLC in Wilmington, which received a score of 158, is pending Section 1 Review.

The highest-scoring applicant, located in Jackson, was Appalachian Pharm Processing, LLC with a score of 186.92.

Other area applicants, including ones from Mount Orab, Wilmington and Chillicothe, were disqualified.

Click here for the MMCP Processor Round 2 scores.