links + resources
Local Source Guides
- Ohio Ecological Food & Farm Association Good Earth Guide
Find local food sources by product, specific farm or by county.
Many of Ohio’s certified organic growers and producers are listed here.
- Local Harvest
This is one of the best and most comprehensive sources to point users in the right direction when searching for specific food, local restaurants, farmers markets and on-farm markets, CSAs, and more.
- Our Ohio Buying Local Directory
- Ohio Maple Syrup Producers
- Ohio Wine Producers
- Ohio’s Apple Orchards
- Ohio Pumpkins
Agriculture Related Websites
Local Farmers Markets
This list of Ohio Farmers Markets is by no means comprehensive but they are markets that Marilou has visited. In general, these markets are producer only markets, meaning that the majority of the products brought to market are grown or raised on Ohio farms. Check each market’s website for more information and seasonal updates.
- Countryside Conservancy
- North Union Farmers Market
- Kamms Corner Farmers Market
- Oberlin Farmers Market
- Tremont Farmers Market
- The West Side Market
- Clintonville Farmers Market
- Farmers Market at The North Market
- Granville Farmers Market
- Jefferson Community Farmers Market
More about locally grown foods
Eat Local Tonight
Looking for somewhere to dine where the chef knows that a great dish begins with fresh, locally or homegrown ingredients? Here are some websites that will help. Check back often as this list will continue to grow!
- Cleveland Ethnic Eats
Laura Taxel's blog and book of the same name will help you find great places in Northeast Ohio that put locally grown food on the menu.
- Restaurant Widow
This blog features lots of good eatin' in and around the state capitol, up-to-date information on farmers markets, and other fun ramblings.
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