July 2, 2018 at 9:45 pm

Veggie Sales | at Grover Atrium July 10, Student Farm July 13

Beets at the OHIO student garden.

The Food Studies theme veggie sale is Tuesday, July 10, in the Grover Atrium from noon to 2 p.m. Free samples of chocolate zucchini cake and zucchini bread are available, along with easy to follow recipes.

The Friday veggie market is July 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Ohio University Student Farm on West State Street.

“If Fridays don’t work, you may stop by the farm from 10 a.m. to noon on Mondays through Thursdays 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 Harvest

  • blueberries
  • kale
  • leeks**
  • onions
  • garlic
  • tomatoes (variety of types and sizes)
  • beets**
  • broccoli
  • summer squash
  • zucchini
  • cucumbers
  • potatoes
  • green beans
  • fennel
  • mint
  • chamomile
  • nasturtiums

**Leeks and beets are available in large quantities and can be sold discounted in bulk. Email to arrange a bulk order.

Directions to the Ohio University Student Farm: Drive down West State Street. Just past Miller’s Chicken, you will pass several paved roads on the right that go to the Innovation Center. Right after that, you will see a gravel drive on your right. Turn here and drive until you see the gardens on your right. Park in the field on your left. You can also type “Plant Biology Learning Gardens” into your GPS.

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

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