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Food Matters Volunteer Spotlight: Linda Pace ...Read more
As we look toward the spring growing season in Ohio, asparagus is one of the first crops to become available, usually beginning in late April and continuing for approximately six short weeks. Enjoy it while it’s here! Asparagus grown close to home is more delicious and nutritious—the vegetable’s... Read more
The Ohio Master Urban Farmer (OMUF) program hosted by OSU Extension and Local Matters was a great success! It was so exciting to see our diverse group of attendees learning practical skills to grow food in urban environments. Workshop series like OMUF will have a large impact on making our... Read more
Local Matters recently began a new recognition program for volunteers! We will be selecting a recipient monthly and recognizing them for their outstanding commitment to Local Matters! This month, we are highlighting an individual from our Food Matters program. Get to know Linda Pace! Why Linda got... Read more