Health and Equity

Ensuring access to healthy, local food for all residents of Cuyahoga County.

Community Engagement and Collaboration

Creating forums to bring together diverse stakeholders of the food system – from producers to consumers and all those in between.

photo by Sean Norris
Economic Development and Entrepreneurship

Removing barriers to new market opportunities for local food businesses including urban farms, farmers’ markets and food trucks.

photo by Sean Norris
Research-Based Decision Making

Assessing the local and regional food environment to guide policies and programs.


posted Oct 24, 2014 by Nico Boyd
The Healthy Cleveland initiative has received some additional support over the past few months with...
posted Oct 21, 2014 by Nico Boyd
Major changes could be coming to one Cleveland neighborhood seeking to enhance community self-...
posted Oct 21, 2014 by Nico Boyd
A recent study from Finance Fund highlights the need for a statewide financing program in Ohio that...
posted Sep 8, 2014 by Morgan Taggart
Ohio First Lady Karen W. Kasich and Ohio Agriculture Director David T. Daniels announced they are...
posted Aug 25, 2014 by Morgan Taggart
The City of Cleveland and FPC have released the findings from the Sustainable Foods Business...

Upcoming Events

Come listen to Majora Carter, an Urban Revitilization Strategist and Social-...


When the Broadway Farmers Market in Slavic Village piloted a new program to offer a... <see article>
  The Beachwood Planning and Zoning Commission referred to City Council two ordinances dealing... <see article>
In April 2011, Cleveland City Council passed a law to ban restaurants from using cooking oils... <see article>
Dr. Parwinder Grewal, faculty member at The Ohio State University and based at Ohio Agricultural... <see article>

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Produce Perks EBT Incentive

Double Value Produce Perks -- an EBT incentive for farmers' market customers shopping with their Ohio Direction Card. Learn more.

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