Designed to connect people meaningfully to their food and each other, Slow Food Cleveland creates profound sensory experiences that benefit our environment and community.
American Grassfed Association (AGA) is a national organization that provides certification, market support, education, research, and advocacy on behalf of grassfed ruminants and dairy and pastured pork producers and supporters. AGA offers independent family farms and ranches use of the first and USA only grassfed certification program developed by grassfed ranchers, scientists, veterinarians, and other industry experts.
BEE CULTURE – the Magazine of American Beekeeping
Looking for more information on bees and beekeeping? Catch the “buzz” with “Bee Culture,” the informative magazine of American beekeeping offered in conjunction with the Medina County Beekeepers Association.
EAT WILD /
Eatwild was founded in 2001 to promote the benefits—to consumers, farmers, animals, and the planet—of choosing meat, eggs, and dairy products from 100% grass-fed animals or other non-ruminant animals fed their natural diets. Today it is the #1 clearinghouse for information about pasture-based farming and features a state-by-state plus Canada directory of local farmers who sell directly to consumers.
Formed in 1973, The Ohio Mushroom Society has widespread membership mainly in Ohio, with a goal to increase their members’ appreciation and knowledge of wild mushrooms in an informal, enjoyable manner. Those who wish may go on to acquire an extensive background in mycology, the scientific study of fungi. The purpose of the Ohio Mushroom Society is to promote the understanding and enjoyment of mushrooms and other “higher fungi”.
The Weston A. Price Foundation was established in 1999 to disseminate the research of nutrition pioneer Dr. Weston Price, a Cleveland, Ohio dentist whose studies of isolated nonindustrialized peoples established the parameters of human health and determined the optimum characteristics of human diets. Below you’ll find Dr. Price with his wife before leaving for South America and the couple after returning from their trip.
Ever try using a straw bale as a type of container gardening? Check out Joel Karsten’s website where he outlines how to enjoy productive crops by using a simple straw bale as your planting base.
With a mission to help you eat and cook the healthiest way for optimal health, World’s Healthiest Foods is one of the most visited websites on the internet when it comes to “Healthiest Foods” and “Healthiest Recipes” and comes up #1 on a Google search for these phrases. Their daily newsletter is a great way to learn more about creating an optimal health program!