Tag Archives: local food

Post OEFFA Conference Follow-Up

It's been about a month since this year's Ohio Ecological Food and Farming's yearly Conference where socially and ecologically-minded farmers, producers, educators, and food retailers get together and trade ideas and knowledge.  Carriage House Farm's Farm Manager, Richard Stewart, led a group of Chef's Collaborative Members in a discussion panel designed to educate farmers and…
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Carriage House Farm 2015 Annual Farm Tour and Tasting

Volunteers and chefs from the 2013 Farm Tour and Tasting Carriage House Farm is a 300 acre Ohio Century Farm, established in 1855. This year we celebrate 160 years of family farming! The event will focus on who we supply in the Greater Cincinnati area and a chance for the community to tour our new…
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Carriage House Farm competes for small business grants

Carriage House Farm is building a new agricultural site at 2872 Lawrenceburg Rd., North Bend Ohio, 45052.  This property was turned into a gravel pit to prevent an eminent domain seizure by the local government and is being brought back, slowly, as a producing part of the farm.  This was the original parcel, purchased in…
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Ramps

It's all about Ramps these days and from chef to wild forager they are in high demand. Ramps, Allium tricoccum, are part of the Allium family and have some of the flavor characteristics of leeks, onions, and garlic. Ramp seeds sprouting. "The ramp has broad, smooth, light green leaves, often with deep purple or burgundy…
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