Sat., June 17, 2017 at 1:00pm


Sat., June 17, 2017 at 12:00am

Event Venue

Woodland Ridge Farm and Learning Center

4884 Cooper Road

Athens, Ohio



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Mark your calendar for the Woodland Ridge Farm & Learning Center Renewable Farm Tour, Saturday, June 17th! The event is part of the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) 2017 Farm Tours.

The Woodland Ridge Farm & Learning Center will host a tour and workshop on renewable energy opportunities and trends. Stop by and see its unique hybrid, battery backup, microgrid solar, and off-grid systems. UpGrade Ohio will talk about renewable energy funding opportunities, which are available through the USDA REDA Program. The Athens Chapter of OEFFA will hold a meeting at the farm beginning at 3 p.m.

Read about the Woodland Ridge Farm & Learning Center here: www.upgradeohio.org/energy-agriculture/

Part of Woodland Ridge Farm Days, the farm is also offering a Swine/Bovine Farm-to-Table Partners weekend workshop with R&L Valley Ranch Friday, June 16-Sunday, June 18. Can’t spend the weekend? Register to stay Saturday for an evening workshop from 4-9 p.m. culminating in a complimentary pig/ox roast local meal.

Cost and Registration: The weekend workshop costs $200 and is limited to 12 people. The Saturday evening workshop and meal costs $20 and there is a limit of 30 people. To register, call (740) 591-4906 or email wpaulharper@gmail.com.