Earth Food Co-op - Toledo's Natural Food Co-op
1447 W Sylvania Ave, Toledo,
Ohio, 419 476 3211
Our local Toledo, Ohio, food co-op, where I
do most of my shopping. Started by vegetarians, but now provides a supply
of good local pasture raised meat in the frozen food department.
Foods by Claudia,
3904 Secor Rd, Toledo, OH, 419-474-2400
(New name, new location! Open August 6, 2010)
Claudia is a great supporter of the Weston A. Price
3344 Secor Rd, Toledo, OH, 419- 531-0334, or
at 4315 Heatherdowns Blvd, Toledo OH, 419-382-4142
Health Yourself -
Herbs and vitamins - specializing in education
10075 Fremont Pike (Rt. 20), Perrysburg
(Across the street from Giant Eagle, by Walgreens)
Zingerman's in Ann Arbor
Sourdough bread, artisan cheeses
114 N. Main St.
Bryan, OH 43506
More local food sources in northwest Ohio www.eatinglocalfoods.org
*For Local Sources
of grass-fed meat and milk in the Toledo, Ohio, area, contact Kris
info on CSA's
TenMile Creek Farm
Fresh, seasonal produce
Berkey, OH (west of Sylvania)
12660 Archbold-Whitehouse Road
Whitehouse, OH 43571
Contact: Elliot West
419-875-6986, ex 1205
and also at
BP Farms, LLC6300 Rea Rd.
Dundee, MI 48131
of Hope All Natural Farm Market - Seeds of Hope Farm was run Sr. Rita
Wienken, but in 2012 she moved to Bryan and started
a hands on consulting business to help farmers be productive with
fewer chemicals. See Sr. Rita.
Sponsored by Franciscan Earth Literacy Center
194 St. Francis Ave.
Tiffin, Ohio 44883
9960 Berkey Southern Rd.
Waterville, OH 43566
See also http://www.localharvest.org/farms/M20858
11160 US Route 24
Grand Rapids, Ohio 43522
CSA Program is now gone - find them at farmers markets
Rita Wienken - her story in the Blade
Soil, Hope for a Sustainable Future (see last educator)
05005 County Road 13
Bryan, OH 43506
Harvest Sun Farm
New Knoxville, Ohio (southwest of Lima)
Farms - Market and CSA
7244 North State Route 53
Tiffin, OH 44883
(between Tiffin and Fremont, near Old Fort)
They have CSA
memberships with drop offs in Toledo and surrounding areas.
Check websites for hours and locations.
Legacy Farms CSA
3701 S. Schultz-Portage Road
Elmore, Ohio 43416 (southeast of Perrysburg)
Don and Becky Schooner
14890 St Rt 235, Weston, Ohio 43569 (southwest
of Bowling Green)
They also have pick-your-own berries and shiitake
and oyster mushrooms.
James J. & Julia N. Gorrell
11631 State Route 109, Delta, Ohio 43515
Shalom Farm is a very small dairy-goat farm in northwest Ohio.
Joy - with dairy goat and milk shares
Noward Road, Waterville OH 43566
419-262-2423 (Jim), 419-308-5370 (Heather - for CSA)
See their story at www.locallygrowngoodness.com
Wood Lane Farm CSA
705 W. Newton Rd.
Bowling Green, OH 43402
*Other Local farms*
Maumee Valley Growers www.maumeevalleygrowers.com
9151 Jerusalem Rd (Rt. 2 - a little over 5 miles east of Pearson Park)
They have an excellent selection of standard and unusual vegetable and
flower seedlings in their big greenhouse, along with some organic
C/J Natural Meats
(no pesticides, pasture raised meat & dairy)
Nothing But Nature Farm
Phil & Diane Sherry
9780 Rd 171
Oakwood, OH 45873 (near Defiance)
217 E 11th St
Sells at Toledo Farmers Market
Doug & Karin Galbraith
Locally grown produce - available at Saline Farmers
10464 Pemberville Rd., Wayne, OH 43466
Field Farms (central Ohio Co-op)
Certified Organic, Amish
2168 S. Kelso Rd
Pittsford, MI 49271 (South of Jackson, MI)
Grass fed, pasture raised meat
Blueberries (no pesticides)
Jill & Mark
15682 Albain Rd.
734-279-2308 - Please call first.
for other you pick farms
J & A Alpines
3053 CR 118
Free-range chickens, eggs, herd share plans - goats
K & P Farms
Prakash & Kyrman Thrombe
7150 Corduroy Rd (just west of North Curtice Rd)
Oregon, OH 43618
Fresh eggs from natural raised chicken - free run, wild,
scratch and eat. Goats and chickens on pasture. Their operation is
curtailed after a serious barn fire killed most of their animals. But they
are back in egg production now - Their
Homestead Gardens -
Produce & Herbs
Ed, Cheryl & Ben Lachowski
16394 Wapakoneta Rd
Grand Rapids OH 43522
Phone: 419-832-0215 (call them to get on their mailing list.)
Specializing in Heirloom Vegetables.
Emphasizing freshness, supreme flavor and nutrition
Organic and least-toxic farming practices
Over 25 years of organic growing and research
Nurturing healthy soils, healthy food, and healthy
Products include heirloom tomatoes (40 varieties), oriental greens,
amaranth, colored and fingerling potatoes, lettuce, radishes, beets,
kale, Swiss chard, Malabar spinach, culinary herbs and 15 varieties of
basil. They sell some of their produce at Phoenix.
He has worked at Rodale Institute.
Very interested in promoting sustainable ag in area.
Prairie - Fellowship of Family Farms http://www.honoredprairie.com/
Home base is in Indiana, but there is a pickup point in the Toledo area.
Dean, Tim, Gary, Deric, Jacob
"Believing that the Creator's design is
the best pattern of the biological world"
14162 Road 3
Pandora, Ohio 45877 (west of Findlay)
Naturally raised free range eggs, grass fed beef, pastured pork, free
range broilers, free range turkeys.
They sell at the Perrysburg Farmers Market, Thursday afternoons in
Omega Meats, by Graham Farms
Grassfed Beef & Chicken
11415 Pollock Rd
Grand Rapids, OH 43522
419-392-6868 (call to order or arrange a visit)
Jim & JoDel Richards
18825 Pemberville Road
Pemberville OH 43450
Sand Ridge Elk Farm
Fine quality meats, steaks, roasts, burgers
J.T. & Julie O'Neil, & sons Nathan & Jordon
9521 U.S. 20
Delta, OH 43515
Hill Organic Farm
16261 Run Rd.
Danville Ohio 43014 (between Columbus & Akron)
740-599-9809 * http://toadhill.tripod.com/CSA.htm
is a certified organic farm managing 100 cows on rotational intensive
grazing. Grassfed beef is available - check website. Their milk is sold to
Jeff and Jackie Dean,
5285 State Rte. 101, Clyde Ohio, 43410.
WEBER RANCH in Liberty Center Ohiohttp://weberranchllc.com/home.html
Pastured Meat & More
Michelle & Tony Weber
General questions: INFO@WEBERRANCHLLC.COM
Get in touch with tony: TONY@WEBERRANCHLLC.COM
E.A.T. Food for Life Farmwww.eatfoodforlife.com
Dan & Nancy Kremer
E.A.T. Food for Life Farm
is a 140 acre certified organic family farm located in
northern Darke county near North Star, Ohio, a hour
northwest of Dayton. 419-336-LIFE(5433).
Mulberry Creek Herb Farm
3312 Bogart Road, Huron, Ohio 44839
Phone: (419) 433-6126 - Fax: (419) 433-6126
2077 S. Stoughton Rd.
Madison, WI 53716
(source of raw milk cheeses used by some folks in our area - Look
for North Farm cheeses at http://22.214.171.124/eStore.asp
- very reasonable by the case - can be frozen)
(source of Meadow Maid raw milk cheeses )
5564 York Road
Versailles, Ohio 45380
PHONE: (937) 337-8491 Ask for Paul
E-mail us: email@example.com
FamilyFarms' Cooperative (Detroit/Ann
For current customers in Ann
Richard and Annette Hebron
Farmstead Cheese Associates
P.O. 2, Winfield, PA 17889
Green Pastures Dairy
2353 Bromfield Road
Carlton, MN 55718
Raw milk cheese source. Informative Website
Grove Farm (cheese) http://www.buckeyegrovefarmcheese.com/
Jake & Dixie Scheiderer
50543 twp. 141
Beallsville, OH. 43716
Ph: (740) 926-1904
I found these sites at http://www.northfarm-coop.com/
Baltic, Ohio (between Sugar Creek and Millersburg)
They have beef broth for $7/gal.
4645 East U.S. Highway 6
The Chef's Garden - on the shores of
Lake Erie in north central Ohio
9009 Huron-Avery Rd
Huron, Ohio 44839
The Herb Lady - Evelyn Keil with
Louis Keil & Sons
At Toledo Farmers Market on Saturdays
list of Toledo area Farmers Markets
Toledo Farmers Market
(Market & Huron) - Saturday 8 a.m. until 2p.m.
- Wednesdays 3pm until 7pm
Shops at Fallen
Timbers - Tuesdays 4pm until 8pm
Check website for details
Perrysburg Farmers Market
On Louisiana Ave in downtown Perrysbrug
Thursdays, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Open May through first week in October
Perrysburg Chamber of Commerce
Bowling Green Farmers Market
Held downtown in the Huntington Bank parking lot on
Wednesdays from 3-8.
Dundee Farmers Market
Downtown Dundee, Mich.
Sat. 8-1 * Wed. 4-7 * May-October
Fremont Farmers Market
440 East Poe Road, Suite 201
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Downtown Fremont Farm Market
134 South Front
Fremont, OH 43420
Genoa Farmers' Market
Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Town Hall parking lot
Lake Township Farmers Market
Lake Township Building
State Route 795 and Cummins Rd
Wednesdays, 3-7 p.m.
Sylvania Farmers Market
1342 W. Sylvania Ave. , Toledo, OH
Tuesdays - 3 to 7 p.m.
South Ann Arbor St.
Open Saturdays only, 8 a.m. to noon, May through October
Local producers only
Their blog * More
Market - artesianal cheeses, wine & beer, and
Ann Arbor , 734-662-0798, firstname.lastname@example.org
USA - source of a variety of
unusual traditional foods, including some from the Tohono O'Odham of
Apple Varieties www.pickyourown.org/apples.htm
Goldrush - an excellent fall apple http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/pri/more38.html
Robert & Carolyn Witt
8060 W. Titus Rd.
Oak Harbor, OH 43449
Not organic, but reported to have high brix fruit
2790 US 20 Alt (on Airport Highway, just west of Swanton)
They are not certified organic, but use organic methods and don't spray
toxins. They are reported to have excellent fresh cider.
(Their fresh cider is highly recommended, though not organic)
5647 Consear Rd
Ottawa Lake, Mich.
Erie Orchards & Cider Mill
1235 Erie Rd.
Not organic, but use of pesticides is limited (see website)
7605 Garden Rd.
Not organic, as far as I know
Raspberries - raspberries (red), raspberries (black),
20780 Liberty Hi Road, Haskins, OH 43525. Phone: 419-823-3024. Email: email@example.com.
Open: Monday to Saturday, 8:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday noon to 6:00 pm.
Directions: located in Haskins, Ohio, on Liberty Hi Road, 1/4 mile south
of State Route 582. Our mailing address is Bowling Green, OH 43402. Click
here for a map and directions. We typically open late June through
mid-July; For 2009, we started picking June 30; The picking season can
last 3 to 6 weeks so please call before you come. Not sure if they are
Here is a source for raw, unpasteurized apple cider
(you can even bring your own jugs):
Schmitz Cider Mill
1526 Old Oak Harbor Road
Fremont, OH 43420
(Off State Route 19, just south of US 20 By-pass and across from Schiets
Motorcycles and car wash)
Schweizer Fruit Farm
(good fresh cider)
4114 Seaman Rd
Oregon, OH 43616
Apple View Orchard
8505 St. Rt. 105
Bowling Green, Ohio
Open seasonally from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
We have in-season produce, 20
different varieties of apples, pears, peaches, fresh pressed unpasteurized
apple cider, (pressed on site).
(Area Office on Aging) coupons accepted.
For more information please call, 419-353-0086.
*Interesting Toledo Restaurants*
& other ready-to-eat food sources
Featuring Chef Bill Kolhoff
3320 Briarfield Blvd.|
Maumee, OH 43537
Chef Bill prefers to use local and organic foods
- Coffee & Conversation
44 S. St. Claire
Corne of South Beech and West Butler
They grow and use local foods. Sr. Rita works with
them on their gardens.
Georgette's Grounds & Gifts
311 Conant St
Our goal is to provide opportunities and meaningful income for people with
disabilities locally and farmers and artisans around the world (Fair
12304 Mudbrook Rd.
Milan, OH 44846
Phone: (419) 499-7500 Fax: (419) 499-7510
Restaurant & Bar
1830 W Bancroft St
Toledo, OH 43606
A neat place for ethnic
Egg & Honey -
Authentic Sourdough Breads ~
Amelia A. Contreras
- Need help with changing to organic foods?
Pam's Corner, Ltd.
Pam Weirauch, Owner
116 10th St., Toledo, Ohio
Soups without MSG!
Regular commercial flower growers are heavy users of pesticides, and
are best avoided. Here is a national source of organic flowers. Organic
Bouquet was formed in January 2001 with the goal to establish the national
market for organic flowers.
Organic Bouquet, Inc.
750 Lindaro Street, Suite 330
San Rafael, CA 94901
phone orders 1-877-899-2468
Edwin 'Fritz' Gehring
For local raw honey email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 419.531.0507.
Fritz has been a beekeeper for over 25 years and is the apiary inspector
for five counties in NW Ohio.
Waterville Bee Works