Farmers' Markets

Countryside Winter Farmers' Market at Old Trail School

Saturdays, 9am to Noon

March 3 and 17
April 7

2315 Ira Rd.
Akron, OH 44333

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Countryside Farmers' Market at Howe Meadow

OPENING DAY ~ April 21st

Saturdays, 9am to Noon 
April 21st through October 27th

4040 Riverview Rd.  

Peninsula, OH 44264

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Countryside Farmers' Market at Highland Square

OPENING DAY ~ May 17th

Thursdays, 4pm to 7pm 
May 17th through September 27th

Will Christy Park
1175 W Exchange St.
Akron, OH 44302

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News from Countryside

March 3rd - Winter Farmers' Market Moved to Our Lady of the Elms


Due to an extended power outage at Old Trail School, the Countryside Farmers' Market will be held at Our Lady of the Elms tomorrow from 9-12! The Elms is located at 1375 W. Exchange Street, Akron OH 44313 We are sorry for the last minute change, but please try to join us. The vendors work very hard to harvest products and prepare delicious food for all of us. Canceling a m.. Read More

2018 CSAs and More!


Thinking ahead to the coming growing season is one of the things that keeps me going through the dreary months of January and February. Farmer’s aren’t just thinking and dreaming though - they’re working hard to make our fruit, veg, meat and flower dreams come true. They are assessing the previous season to see what worked and what didn’t, taking inventory of their supplies and restocking, pla.. Read More

Winter Weather and Livestock - Reprint Jan 2016


Many people are concerned about the welfare of farm animals during winter and periods of extreme cold. Please be assured the Countryside Initiative farm animals are fine. These animals are born and raised outside like deer and other wildlife. The draft horses grow a thick winter coat each year and their breed is known for their resilience in cold climates. Sheep, pigs, poultry and goats a.. Read More

Events and Workshops

20-Mar-2018 Countryside Food Swap - March 20, 2018
Spring Food Swap! March 20th 2018 at Countryside 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 ( Click For More Info 144264

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