August 3rd through August 9th is National Farmers Market Week! Throughout the week, USDA will celebrate our nation’s farmers markets, the farmers who make them possible and the communities that host them.
The third annual Ohio Valley Greenmarket weekend will be held August 2nd and 3rd. This celebration will showcase sustainable initiatives by local businesses, organizations, and individuals through fun activities, including a community dinner, guest speakers, and a FREE Greenmarket festival.
Summer is an active season for people and weather. We can all be Summer Weather-Ready, stay safe and prepare for severe weather with information from NOAA and the tips they offer for summer weather safety.
Picking Up The Pieces is an ongoing effort to improve our communities. This is a campaign encouraging participants to make the attempt to pick up three pieces of litter every day-anyplace, anytime and anywhere!
Take a Photo, Win a Car! Experiencing nature is closer and easier than you think! If you're a resident of Ohio or Indiana, you're invited to compete in The Nature Conservancy’s Natural Treasures challenge this summer for a chance to win a Honda Civic Hybrid.