Sixty-six third graders from Dentzler Elementary School in Parma visited Stearns Homestead, a historic farm in Parma, to learn about Ohio agriculture, particularly growing carrots in Northwest Ohio, and how that carrot farm operation impacts businesses and consumers across the mid-west. "Thank you for an excellent field trip today. My class thoroughly enjoyed Stearns Homestead while learning val...
- Van Wert
The Cleveland Mounted Police Unit has been re-activated and is gearing up for a busy summer. Newly appointed to the unit just seven weeks ago, Sgt. Mike Medwid indicated, “the goal is to have 10 to 12 horses on patrol. A percheron will be added to stable next week.” Training the horses and officers as riders is managed by Sgt. Abe Cortes, who has been with the unit for 14 years. “We currently...
The AMAZING Grape Race along the Lake Erie Shores and Islands Trail Through the entire month of June -- a FREE and fun race brought to you by the Ohio Wine Producers Association. Visit wineries or participating visitors bureaus - collect signatures at the wineries. Everyone who completes the 'Race' will win an Ohio Wines tote bag -- and 10 lucky winners who complete the tour will win either ticke...
What's all the "buzz" about? The second annual Greater Cleveland Beekeepers Association Honeybee Conference and Field Event will be held at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 19, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Keynote speaker, Dr. James E. Tew, will speak on urban beekeeping and its value. Dave Williams will speak on "bee biology". Field events include a first ever - honeybee ra...
Join us and learn how to keep you and your horse out of harm's way while on the trail. Learn to ride with awareness and common sense. Ohio Horseman's Council- Cuyahoga and the Cuyahoga Farm Bureau R.E.I.N.S program are sponsoring a trail safety clinic on May 27, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Brecksville Stables, presented by the Cleveland Metroparks Rangers. Brecksville Stables is located in the Brecks...
Senior class students in the Environmental Studies Academy at Washington Park have been spending about two hours once a week learning large animal care with Kim Rassi, owner of Vintage Alpacas located in Brooklyn Heights. Kim Rassi explained that during the past six weeks the students have participated in many aspects of caring for the alpacas including hoof trimming, giving vaccination injections...
Join the fun ... find out more about a new exhibit at the Cuyahoga County Fair this year; TRASH GARDENING. Get some tips on how to create the most beautiful, most trashy or most creative trash garden for your yard... or to enter at the county fair. Workshop open to all ages. Details on flyer attached....
Cuyahoga Farm Bureau office administrators Bev Cisar and Ginny Elrod participated in a statewide training day in Columbus on April 19, exploring how to create an e-newsletter to better communicate with our county members. Farm Bureau members will be asked to provide their email address so information can be provided in a more timely fashion and at substantially less cost to the county Farm Bureau...
Presented by the Master Gardeners and OSU Extension of Cuyahoga County, presenters at FROM GARDEN TO TABLE will explore the good and bad of organic gardening, how to preserve fruits and vegetables, heirloom tomatoes and the growing scene in the greater Cleveland area. A box lunch, a raffle and plant sale are part of the days' events. Registration information is attached. ...
The Betty Hansen Memorial Scholarship Program was established by the Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau in 1992 to honor Betty Hansen for her leadership to the organization as a former president and board member of the Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau and her lifetime profession as a greenhouse farmer in Cuyahoga County. Seven scholarships ranging from $250 to $1,000 were awarded in 2011. Cuyahoga Farm Burea...
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