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Cherokee Valley Bison Ranch: Where the “Buffalo” Roam Southeast of Columbus

Katie Sorokas Katie Sorokas Cherokee Valley Bison Ranch: Where the “Buffalo” Roam Southeast of Columbus

Just 45 minutes away from Downtown Columbus, a herd of bison roam 50 acres in Thornville, Ohio at Cherokee Valley Bison Ranch. Carie Starr dreamed up Cherokee Valley Bison Ranch one night after an incredible meal in Columbus. “I had bison at Ted’s Montana Grill for the first time and thought, ‘This is so delicious […]

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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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Miami Valley Steam Threshers Association

  Miami Valley Steam Threshers Association

Located in the beautiful Pastime Park in Plain City, Ohio, Miami Valley Steam Threshers 69th annual show and reunion will feature Ford, Unusual And Rare. You will be able to enjoy not just our large display of tractors, steam and gas engines, but also watch them being used in our demonstrations throughout the day. Nightly […]

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Ohio’s Own: Milk Drinks from Arps Dairy

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: Milk Drinks from Arps Dairy

In the Ohio regional dairy scene, Snowville and Reiter are both beloved players. That said, right next to their wares in the grocery cooler was a hot pink bottle of strawberry milk. That’s hard to ignore. And when it turns out that the bottle is the product of Ohio’s very own Arps Dairy, well… that […]

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Food Activists Rally to Influence Presidential Campaign

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Food Activists Rally to Influence Presidential Campaign

Food activists gathered on the OSU campus Tuesday to discuss how food policy should be incorporated in political discourse. The Plate of the Union, an event held by student groups and local and statewide advocates, rallied to talk about the impact of the current food system on the nation’s health and economy. “Food!” “Justice!” “Workers!” […]

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Who Grew Your Food?

Benji Ballmer Benji Ballmer Who Grew Your Food?

Most of the earth’s usable energy comes from the sun. The very act of reading this article is requiring you as a human organism to expend energy that came from the sun. That energy was most likely brought into your body through a process known as eating which most of us do without giving it […]

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Black Radish Creamery Makes Good Food Awards Finals

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Black Radish Creamery Makes Good Food Awards Finals

Ohio farmers are some of the best in the country. They believe in the benefits of a local food system, support that system through diligence and creativity, and promote the natural and healthy food traditions born out of the Buckeye state. They are mostly unsung heroes, but some of the most talented foodies to be […]

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