Farmers' Markets

Countryside Farmers' Market at Howe Meadow

Saturdays, 9am to Noon 
May 7th through October 29th

4040 Riverview Rd. 
Peninsula, OH 44264

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Countryside Farmers' Market at Highland Square

Thursdays, 4pm to 7pm 
May 19th through September 29th

Conger Ave and West Market St

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Countryside Farmers' Market at Old Trail School

Closed for the season!

Saturdays, 9am to 12pm
November through April

2315 Ira Road  
Bath, Ohio 44210

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News from Countryside

Cuyahoga Valley National Park and Countryside Conservancy Welcome 2 New Farms


Cuyahoga Valley National Park and Countryside Conservancy are pleased to announce that the National Park Service Regional Director has issued Letters of Intent to lease the 2 farmsteads historically known as the Edgar Farm and the Schmidt Foster Farm. The first farm to receive the news was Oxbow Orchard to be operated by Beth Lomske and Kyla Werlin. Kyla and Beth will be moving into .. Read More

Summit Food Policy Coalition Grows


~~Contributed by Beth Knorr, Executive Director of Summit Food Policy Coalition and Director of Markets at Countryside Conservancy~~ It has been an amazing thing to watch the local food movement grow, shift, expand, and gain momentum over the past twenty years. It has gone from “What is a CSA?” to “How are we addressing transportation issues to increase access in our most vulnerable neighb.. Read More

We are hiring!


Position Available: Part Time Office Assistant Position Summary Countryside Conservancy is accepting applications for a part time Office Assistant. Applications are due not later than Sunday, July 10, 2016. The Office Assistant reports directly to the Executive Director, and has primary responsibility for managing basic office operations. The Office Assistant serves as a.. Read More

Events and Workshops

13-Aug-2016 Recycle Pots and Pans Collection Day
Location: Countryside Farmers' Market at Howe Meadow, 4040 Riverview Rd., Peninsula Time: 9am - 12pm Recycle Pots and Pans will be joining us at Howe Meadow to collect your gently used kitchen and dining wares. The mission of Recycle Pots and Pans is to provide cooking tools to those in need through .. Click For More Info 88581

14-Aug-2016 Akron Farm and Flea
Countryside Conservancy is proud to partner with Crafty Mart to co-manage Akron Farm and Flea in 2016! Join us on the second Sundays of June, July, August and September from 10am-2pm for a mix of great local food and hand-crafted goodness in front of our warm and welcoming hosts, Urban Eats in downtown Akron.. Click For More Info 76911

16-Aug-2016 Countryside Local Food Swap - August 2016
Countryside Local Food Swaps are gatherings of cooks, bakers, brewers, growers, and general DIYers; they bring homemade and homegrown items to swap via silent auction style bidding. Visit the Countryside Local Food Swap page ( on our website to le.. Click For More Info 91431

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