Farmer Appreciation Week
August 22-29, 2015
Local food matters!
Local food impacts the quality of our health, our land and our communities.
Visit local farmer’s markets and join in the activities to meet your farmers and let them know how important and appreciated they are!
Saturday, August 22: Northside Farmer’s Market, 10:00am – 1:00pm
131 Baldwin Ave., Youngstown, Ohio
Howland Farmer’s Market, 9:00am – 1:00pm
Richard E. Orwig Park, Warren, Ohio
Sunday, August 23: Pop-Up Farmer’s Market @ Stone Fruit Coffee, 10:00am – 2:00pm
410 West Main Street, Canfield, Ohio
Monday, August 24: Austintown Farmer’s Market, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Austintown Township Park, Austintown, Ohio: Cooking demos @ 6:00pm
Tuesday, August 25: Warren Farmer’s Market, 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Courthouse Square, Warren, Ohio
Cooking demo, Raffle!, Free yoga
Thursday, August 27: Magic Market, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
South Ave., Boardman, Ohio
Magic Tree Pub and Eatery Farm-to-Table 8/27-8/29
Purchase $5 worth of food from a farmer and receive a free tote bag or visit the information booth say, “I love my farmer!” to receive a free tote bag at all market’s listed above.
Children’s activities, cooking demos, recipes, tips for buying local on a budget, yoga, music, food samples and more will be offered at the markets listed above during FAW week.
The 30 Mile Meal MS+, Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership and Austintown Farmer’s Market will release videos and interviews featuring our local farmers and comments from local residents about why they appreciate their farmers on social media and websites (30milmealms.org, tnpwarren.org).