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Family-Run Bird’s Haven Farm a Staple at Granville Farmers Market

Katie Sorokas Katie Sorokas Family-Run Bird’s Haven Farm a Staple at Granville Farmers Market

Just to the east of Columbus lies the college town of Granville. While the town is known for so much, including Denison University and Ray Ray’s Meat + Three, the Granville Farmers Market is considered one of the best in Central Ohio. And Bird’s Haven Farm has been a cornerstone of the Granville Farmers Market. […]

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Meet Macy Conrad, Next Generation Ohio Dairy Farmer

American Dairy Association Mideast American Dairy Association Mideast Meet Macy Conrad, Next Generation Ohio Dairy Farmer

Macy Conrad has a job that many her age consider crazy and exotic—something they often don’t expect when meeting her. The 25-year-old is a dairy farmer. After graduating from the College of Wooster, Conrad returned to carry on her family’s dairy farming tradition on their farm in New Holland, Ohio, which is about 45 minutes […]

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OEFFA’s 41st Annual Conference: A Climate for Change

  OEFFA’s 41st Annual Conference: A Climate for Change

Registration is now open for the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association’s 41st annual conference, A Climate for Change ! Be part of an inspiring community of food and farm advocates during Ohio’s largest sustainable food and farm conference, which features: • Nearly 80 educational, inspiring workshops on sustainable farming, livestock, homesteading, gardening, and business […]

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Be the Change: A Leadership Training for Farmers and Farm Advocates

Anne Evans Anne Evans Be the Change: A Leadership Training for Farmers and Farm Advocates

Cost and Registration: $35, includes light breakfast fare and lunch. Look for online registration and additional details this summer. To reserve your spot now, send a check made out to OEFFA, along with the names of all attendees, addresses, phone numbers, and emails to OEFFA, Be the Change, 41 Croswell Rd., Columbus, OH 43214.

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Llama & Sheep Shearing Day

  Llama & Sheep Shearing Day

Bring the whole family to Stratford’s llama and sheep shearing day. Stratford will provide visitors with a wooly experience when the resident sheep and llamas receive their annual shearing. The flock will be shorn throughout the day, and our shearers will interpret the process from start to finish. Your family can visit stations to learn […]

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Columbus Urban Farm Tour series

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Urban Farm Tour series

The first location on the Columbus Urban Farm Tour series will be Harriet Gardens, 42 W. Jenkins Avenue, on July 10 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. The remaining tour dates, topics and locations are: Vacant Lots Become Productive Urban Farms, July 14 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Magic House Farm, 120 N. Yale Ave., […]

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Columbus Urban Farm Tour series

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Urban Farm Tour series

The first location on the Columbus Urban Farm Tour series will be Harriet Gardens, 42 W. Jenkins Avenue, on July 10 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. The remaining tour dates, topics and locations are: Vacant Lots Become Productive Urban Farms, July 14 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Magic House Farm, 120 N. Yale Ave., […]

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