This week's newsletter comes from a friend and customer of the Worthington Farmers Market, Christy Erickson.
Summer is the sweetest time of year for most of us. It's easy to see why. Days are long, sunshine and warm weather are abundant, and good times are never far away. Yet summer might sour on you pretty quick if you couldn't enjoy its delicious foods. Imagine a cheeseburger with no onions, pickles or tomatoes – or meat or cheese, for that matte...
To celebrate our 30 years of food, farms and community, and in advance of our big celebration tomorrow, we'd like to introduce our beautiful Worthington Farmers Market video. (Thank you so much Rooted Content for producing this!) Over the last few months we've introduced you to SaraBee Honey, Up the Lane Farm and Bak Pecan Rolls. Today, we introduce the entire Worthington Farmers Market!
It just so happens that 2017 marks the 30th year for Worthington Farmers Market, and the 15th year of the Clintonville Farmers' Market! So, on August 12th at the end of National Farmers' Market Week, we are hosting a joint birthday bash.
Here at the Worthington Farmers Market, we will host a Farm-to-You petting zoo, zucchini car time trials and guacamole demonstrations by Chipotle Mexican Grill. At Clintonville Farmers' Market, they will also have zucchini car...
The Rise of Ohio’s Ecological Food and Farm Movement, 1970s-Now
"The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association was founded in 1979 and 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, meets the growing consumer demand for local food, creates economic opportunities for our rural communities, and safeguards the environment."