Welcome to Local Roots!
Our Mission “To establish a year-round market place for the purpose of connecting consumers and producers of locally grown foods and other agricultural products. Our goals are to encourage healthy eating, expand local economic development, promote community involvement, and sustainable living.” What … Read More...
Wooster’s Madhavi (Maddy) Vaidya has written a cookbook based on the plant-based diet recommended by Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn. Dr. Esselstyn, a renowned surgeon and researcher at the Cleveland Clinic, wrote a book called ‘Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease” and advocates a diet with no meat, no dairy, and totally oil-free cooking. There is a growing interest […]
Join us for Storytime with Children’s Librarian, “Miss Anne-Marie” from the Akron Summit County Public Library. Wednesday, 3/12 at 10:30 am. We’ll share food related stories, songs, and a craft activity. Perfect for 2-5 year olds!
If you plan to order seeds for your spring garden, now is the time. Most vegetables will not be started from seed yet, but I’ve been disappointed in the past if I wait until March to order, as my favorites are sometimes sold out early. I ordered seeds last week and most have arrived. I […]