Field Day: Joseph Swain Turns His City Lot Into Bountiful Urban Farm

Anne Evans Anne Evans Field Day: Joseph Swain Turns His City Lot Into Bountiful Urban Farm

You’ve probably seen Joseph Swain at the Clintonville Farmers Market where he sells his certified organic produce at his stand for Swainway Urban Farm. There, he offers a “a variety of gourmet vegetables, herbs, specialty items like shiitake and oyster mushrooms, Jerusalem artichokes, and sustainably grown potted plants and seedlings.” He’s been at the market […]


Philanthropy Friday: OEFFA

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The Ohio Ecological Food & Farm Association (OEFFA) is a grassroots coalition of farmers, backyard gardeners, consumers, retailers, educators, researchers, and others who share a desire to build a healthy food system that brings prosperity to family farmers, helps preserve farmland, offers food security for all Ohioans, and economic development for rural communities.


Oatganic Organic and Natural Grocer Opens


Well, I was riding behind SCG earlier when I stumbled upon a new organic grocer that has just opened in the brick commercial strip of 1644 N High that sits along Chittenden across from Eddie George’s. Oatganic Organic and Natural Grocer! They opened within the month and only half the shelves were full so my […]


The Other Paper’s Northstar Cafe Article


Check out this article on The Other Paper’s website and the comments from current and former employees. I can’t say that I’m horribly surprised, but I really don’t buy the comment from the owner (in the comments section) that they never advertised as being green/organic and that they can’t be held responsible for the fact […]


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