Events Calendar

Check the Ohio Foodshed Events Calendar regularly for upcoming events in the region, including workshops, farm tours, and other special events presented by Rural Action and our partners in the area. Please contact us if you’re interested in submitting a listing for the events calendar.

Mar
23
Fri
Beginning Forest Farming Conference @ Camp Otyokwa
Mar 23 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 25 @ 7:00 am
Beginning Forest Farming Conference @ Camp Otyokwa | South Bloomingville | Ohio | United States

Join us in the beautiful Hocking Hills of Ohio for a multi-day forest farming intensive hosted by Rural Action and the Appalachian Beginning Forest Farmer Coalition! The goal of this weekend-long intensive is to help participants plan for, grow, and manage their forest farming business through peer to peer learning opportunities. This event will create opportunities for participants to learn directly from successful farmers, business owners, and educators who have decades of combined experience and expertise in the natural products sector.

Featured Topics and Speakers:

Good Agricultural Practices for Small Herbal Products Businesses – Jeanine Davis and Margaret Bloomquist, NCSU Extension

Growing and Managing Your Natural Products Business – Maureen Burns, Herbal Sage Tea Company
Small-scale Farm to Market Enterprises: Perspectives and Considerations for New Producers – Janell Baran, Blue Owll Hollow Tree Farm & Garden Emporium

Wholesale Production of Herbal Medicines: Perspectives and Lessons Learned – Lonnie Galt-Theis, Equinox Botanicals

Film Screening and Discussion: “The Sanctitiy of Sanctuary: Paul Strauss and the Equinox Farm” – Paul Strauss, Equinox Botanicals.

Price:
$40 in advance
$50 on site

*This price includes all training sessions, all meals from Friday dinner through Sunday lunch and lodging for 2 nights at Camp Oty’Okwa

*Advanced registration is preferred and will be available through March 16, 2018

Jun
4
Mon
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
7
Thu
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
9
Sat
Saturday Auction: Handmade Local Furniture & Livestock @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us at the Chesterhill Produce Auction the first Saturday of each month for a special auction featuring beautiful, locally made furniture and a variety of local livestock! From oak gliders to cedar chests and more, there are plenty of pieces for every customers! Livestock ranges from heritage poultry breeds to feeder pigs and calves. We’ll also have a seasonal selection of fresh,

local produce in each auction, as well!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
11
Mon
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
14
Thu
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
18
Mon
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
21
Thu
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
25
Mon
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.

Jun
28
Thu
Fresh Local Produce Auction @ Chesterhill Produce Auction
Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join your friends and neighbors at the Chesterhill Produce Auction every Monday and Thursday at 4:00 pm for a wide selection of fresh, local produce from more than 100 area farmers! The Chesterhill Produce Auction is held twice weekly from May through the end of October with special Saturday auctions featuring handmade local furniture and livestock sales. For more information about buying or selling at the auction call Tom Redfern or Joe Barbaree at 740-677-4047. Fresh homemade baked goods are also available in the Country Store and be sure to visit the Country Cooking Cart for an ever-changing menu of home cooked meals!

The auction is located at 8380 Wagoner Road , between Route 555 and Route 377, southwest of Chesterhill, Ohio in Morgan County. It’s just a quick drive from Athens, Marietta, Parkersburg, Columbus, and wherever you might be!

Directions from Athens:
Take US-50/OH-32E toward Belpre (5.2 mi)
Turn left onto OH-690 (5.1 mi)
Turn right onto OH-550 (6.2 mi)
Stay straight and go onto OH-377 (3.1 mi)
Turn left on Wagoner Rd./CR-41 (1.1 mi)
End at 8380 Wagoner Rd.