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‘Local Food for All’ Partnership Fights Food Insecurity, Supports Local Farmers

The Plains, OH — For many residents of Appalachian Ohio, local, healthy food is difficult to find and even harder to afford. Rural Action and ... Read More

Athens High School Intern Enjoys Her First Bustling CPA Auction

Remember the first time you went to the Chesterhill Produce Auction? Or maybe you’ve yet to have that experience. Here’s your chance to see it ... Read More

Sign Up for the CPA Buying Club

Can’t make it to the Chesterhill Produce Auction during the week? Let the CPA Buying Club bring your fresh, local produce to a convenient location ... Read More

Beers Inspired by Rural Action will Help Fund its Work

The Plains, Ohio — What if you could support sustainable agriculture and cleaner streams simply by drinking a beer or two?

Now you can. Helping Hops ... Read More

It’s Not Easy Turning a Food Desert Green …

How do you turn a food desert green? With a lot of hard work, great partners, and fresh, local produce.

Chesterhill Produce Auction and partners like ... Read More

Chesterhill Produce Auction Survived — and Thrived — in 2020

While many of us are bemoaning the mess that was 2020, Chesterhill Produce Auction is celebrating victory in the face of adversity. CPA delivered thousands ... Read More

Support Local Farmers, Artisans with CPA Holiday Bundles

Chesterhill Produce Auction has canceled this year’s Holiday Auction because of the Grinch (aka COVID-19), but thanks to Holiday Bundles, you and everyone else in ... Read More

Rural Action

Buying Club Boosted CPA This Year

With the COVID-19 pandemic looming, Chesterhill Produce Auction needed to make quick adjustments last spring to ensure a successful auction season, and one of those ... Read More

Rural Action

Get Small and Invite ‘Em All

I’ve often wondered what it would look and feel like to have an entirely local food economy. What would happen if Wal-Mart and Family Dollar ... Read More


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