May 2, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Veggie Sales at Grover May 22, at Learning Gardens, May 25

Strawberry field at the Ohio University garden.

Strawberry field at the Ohio University garden.

The Food Studies theme presents a veggie sale on Tuesday, May 22, in Grover from noon to 2 p.m. in front of the Atrium on the first floor.

The regular Friday market is from 4 to 6 p.m. on May 25, at the Ohio University Plant Biology Learning Gardens on W. State St.

“If Fridays don’t work, you may stop by the farm from 10 a.m. to noon on week days to buy veggies. Interns will be there to assist you in harvesting what you’d like,” notes Kelsey Bryant. For more information or would like to place an order, contact her at

Proceeds from the sale help to fund summer internships for OHIO students interested in learning about local food systems.

This Week’s Garden Harvest

  • spinach
  • lettuce (romaine, butterball, red leaf, and loose leaf lettuce)
  • kale
  • swiss chard
  • spicy mustard greens
  • green onions
  • beets
  • radishes
  • broccoli**
  • cauliflower**
  • strawberries**

**Limited quantities of these items! Available on a first come, first serve basis. “Each week, we will have more and more strawberries! Tomorrow we anticipate having 20-30 quarts available,” said Bryant.

Directions to the Ohio University Plant Biology Learning Gardens: Drive down West State Street. Once you pass Miller’s Chicken, you will pass a couple paved roads on your right that go to the Innovation center. Right after that you will see a gravel drive on your right. Turn here and go down until you see the gardens on your right. Park across the drive in the field on your left.

Food studies graphic, with outlines of eggplant, tomato, corn, etc.

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