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Mid-Ohio Foodbank Reaches 2 Million Pound Produce Donation Milestone

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Mid-Ohio Foodbank Reaches 2 Million Pound Produce Donation Milestone

Tuesday evening’s delivery from the Mid-Ohio Foodbank (MOF) to the Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center (CRC) will have the landmark two millionth pound of fresh produce in tow. The partnership between MOF and the CRC started five years ago, in 2011, with the Foodbank’s Fresh Produce initiative. The program launched after MOF started getting more and […]

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Farmers Markets in Columbus Ohio

Anne Evans Anne Evans Farmers Markets in Columbus Ohio

Current list for 2017 can be found here. There are some new Farmers Markets popping up around town, so it’s time for an update on where you can find local, fresh produce and more to stock your pantry and get the bests tastes of the season. Saturday, April 30th is opening weekend for the Clintonville […]

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Pocket Produce Bringing Healthy Lunches to Clintonville

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Pocket Produce Bringing Healthy Lunches to Clintonville

Clintonville is gearing up to gain a new health-focused grab-and-go restaurant. Pocket Produce is will be opening its doors later this spring at 3496 North High Street. Owner Natalie Appelbaum, a former social worker, has always been on the lookout for filling, nutritious lunches. After her efforts to find the perfect meal proved futile, she […]

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Ohio’s Own: Swainway Microgreens

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: Swainway Microgreens

There’s another edible vegetable that’s local and available farm fresh in the winter months: Swainway Urban Farm’s Microgreens. True to its name, Swainway operates right out of the center of Columbus, or at least, the center of Clintonville. That makes it hyper-local. You can find its microgreens at farmers’ markets, Bexley Co-op, and Weiland’s. The […]

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The Best Farmers Markets in Columbus of 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Best Farmers Markets in Columbus of 2015

One of the greatest things about the rural surroundings of Central Ohio is the easy access to agriculture. That means that regional farmers markets offer a great selection of fresh produce, meats, cheeses and other home grown and homemade products. For the second year in a row, the voters in our annual readers survey selected […]

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First Look: Little Eater Produce and Provisions

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: Little Eater Produce and Provisions

The North Market has been without a fresh produce vendor since last December when the Greener Grocer closed up shop, but the lack of fruits and vegetables is officially no more. Little Eater Produce and Provisions quietly soft-opened last Friday afternoon, in the space formerly occupied by the Greener Grocer. While the business is officially […]

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Little Eater to Operate New Grocery Business at North Market

Walker Evans Walker Evans Little Eater to Operate New Grocery Business at North Market

Ever since the Greener Grocer closed up shop at the end of 2014, the North Market has been without a true produce stand. The wait for a replacement is finally coming to an end as the Market announced today that the owner of the recently opened Little Eater will be be launching “Little Eater Produce […]

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