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Bryn Sowash is Rural Action’s National Service Program Planner

Bryn Sowash joined the team this year to help develop an expansion of Rural Action’s National Service programming. Specifically looking to increase the team’s capacity ... Read More

Colorful Signs Adorn Trimble Pollinator Garden

Pollinator gardens are a buzzing splash of color during the summer months. But as fall sets in, things can look a bit … well, weedy.

So ... Read More

Tourism Startups Can Get Business Training, Cash Awards

The Plains, OH – Business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs have a chance to get valuable training and possible cash awards during the Trail Town Business ... Read More

Rural Action

Board Chair Recalls Rural Action’s Early Days

(This is the first in a series of stories we are doing to commemorate Rural Action’s 30th anniversary. If you would like to be interviewed ... Read More

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Field Notes: The Sting of Studying Local Food Webs

By Joe Brehm, Environmental Education Director

Though ours is one of the most benign natural regions in the world – few venomous creatures, mild climate, etc. ... Read More

True Pigments Seeks Volunteers

True Pigments, a social enterprise of Rural Action, needs a little help harvesting iron sludge from Pine Run and the Truetown Discharge site later this ... Read More

CPA’s Pie Day will Benefit Farm to School Project

While many people think of March 14 as “Pi Day,” Chesterhill Produce Auction’s “Pie Day” will be on Oct. 11 with a celebration of tasty ... Read More

Explore our Region With Appalachian Understories

Rural Action has launched a new social enterprise designed to teach residents and tourists about the rich history and biodiversity of Appalachian Ohio while providing ... Read More

Sustainability Award Logo and Photos from Past Year

John Glazer Continues to Inspire our Work

This year, Rural Action awarded its Lifetime Achievement Award posthumously for only the second time in recognition of the work of a truly brilliant, passionate ... Read More

AmeriCorps Service Leads to Full-Time Job

AmeriCorps member Matt Ledford just spent an August morning power snaking a doser, a device that adjusts the pH of water tainted by Acid Mine ... Read More

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