Tag Archives: Local Food

Farm School 2013

Where does our food come from?  Where is it grown and how does it get to our plate?  Are some foods healthier than others?  What does it take to become a farmer? Akron students from Findley CLC spent three days … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Highlights

It’s hard to believe summer camp season has already come and gone.  We had a blast with our kids this year doing everything from outdoor skills to making cheese.  Each week of our summer offered a different themed camp.  Here … Continue reading

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From Farm to Fork

As I watched the slurry of chicken, pig, and sheep poop run down the driveway while I sprayed off thirty pairs of child-sized boots with the hose, I thought to myself, “this is one of those tasks listed under ‘other … Continue reading

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Farm Camp

Farm Camp was in full force last week here at the EEC.  Twenty students from an Akron Boys & Girls Club enjoyed a week of history, harvest, animal care, and even farm chores!  Based out of the Stanford House, Hale … Continue reading

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