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 Jul 1, 2015 by Nico Boyd
The 2016 Summer Sprout Community Gardening program application is now available! Click here to...
posted Jun 30, 2015 by Nico Boyd
Tri-C will host a high tunnel workshop from July 14-16, 8am-4pm, rain or shine at its Eastern...
posted Jun 30, 2015 by Nico Boyd
The Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition has been highlighted in a study published...
posted Jun 30, 2015 by Nico Boyd
An organization called Fourth Grade Foresters has worked for the last nine years with Lions Clubs,...
posted Jun 22, 2015 by Nico Boyd
  Looking to start a new community garden with your neighbors, church, or organization?...

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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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