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Women Grow Ohio Planning 2016 Farm Fairs!

Women Grow Ohio is a collective of women farmers who work to showcase women who farm. Gather with women farmers in the Buckeye State to participate in Farm Tours, Informational Sessions, Networking, and Fun! Farm Fairs will be held in three different regions of the state, with a host farm acting as the convening Farm Fair […]

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Marietta Farmers Market to Open!

Marietta Farmers Market

The new Marietta Farmers Market “The Farmers Market on Front Street” is set to begin it’s inaugural season this May! According to market coordinators, “[The Farmers Market on Front Street aims] to host a thriving, successful, authentic farmers market in the heart of Downtown Marietta, Ohio that features only agricultural, horticultural, food items or craft […]

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Work for the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association!

    The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association is hiring! The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) has an opening for a Beginning Farmer Program Coordinator. The successful candidate will be tasked with providing technical support, as well as developing and implementing an ambitious series of educational programming, for Ohio’s beginning farmers, including […]

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Cherokee Valley Bison Ranch Workshop

  On Saturday, May 14, Women Grow Ohio will hold the Cherokee Valley Bison Ranch Workshop as a kick-off event for the 2016 Women Grow Ohio Farm Fairs! At this bison workshop, attendees will learn all about bison; feeding and nutrition, fencing and handling, breeding and calving as well as tips on building a successful […]

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Meat Inspection Seminar

The Ohio Department of Agriculture Division of Meat Inspection will continue its efforts to provide regulatory outreach opportunities across the state. The format for these meetings will be a scheduled two hour seminar consisting of an hour and a half presentation followed by a half an hour question and answer period.  The meetings will be scheduled […]

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2016 Southeast Ohio Farm to School Conference Wrap-up Materials

Thank you to all who attended the 2016 Southeast Ohio Farm to School Conference: Partnerships and Innovations for Successful Farm to School Programs! We hope that your time with us was able to cultivate knowledge, networks, and partnerships for you in your own farm to school activities. To continue the learning process, we have asked […]

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Southeast Ohio Farm to School Conference Registration Now Closed!

Registration for 2016 Southeast Ohio Farm to School Conference: Partnerships and Innovations for Successful Farm to School Programs is now open!   REGISTRATION CLOSED Join Southeast Ohio food system partners for the 2016 Southeast Ohio Farm to School Conference! Gather for a two-day, extensive conference that will cover all things Farm to School! Ohio Continuing Education Units […]

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2016 Chesterhill Produce Auction Dates

The 2016 Chesterhill Produce Auction Dates have officially been announced. Mark your calendars for this weekly, family-friendly event. The Chesterhill Produce Auction is a Social Enterprise of Rural Action located just outside the Village of Chesterhill in Morgan County. Each season the auction serves thousands of customers from throughout Appalachian Ohio, as well as customers […]

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Apply for Southeast Ohio Farm to School Conference Scholarships Now!

Thank you for your interest in the 2016 Southeast Ohio Farm to School Conference: Partnerships and Innovations for Successful Farm to School Programs! This event is an exciting 2-day intensive conference that will focus on what you can do to foster a thriving farm to school program in your area. Topics Covered will include: Farm […]

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2016 Chesterhill Produce Auction Growers Meetings Set!

2016 Chesterhill Produce Auction Growers Meetings Dates have officially been set! Mark your calendars. If you are a current Chesterhill Produce Auction Grower, have grown in the past, or want to grow in the future, please join us at our monthly off-season Growers Meetings! These meetings bring together growers from across the region to discuss the […]

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