Started this conversation. Last reply by Rich Hoban of Stanard Farm Jan 26, 2013.
Started Apr 21, 2010
Started this conversation. Last reply by dan morgan Nov 21, 2009.
Posted on January 13, 2013 at 12:37am
Posted on August 7, 2012 at 11:36pm — 1 Comment
CCBDD's CleveLand Crops/Stanard Farm is looking for two full-time, year-round Farm Operations Supervisors to support our growing agriculture training and employment program for adults with developmental disabilities. We opened Stanard Farm in 2010, and we are planning to establish one or more new urban farms in 2011; employing up to 25 newly trained farmers with developmental disabilities by year's end. Our goal is to develop ten urban farms along with one or more food…Continue
Posted on November 23, 2010 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments
Arcadia Publishing just put out a new "Images of America" title called Cleveland School Gardens by Joel Mader that is a real "back to the future" photo history of the Cleveland Public Schools. It is amazing that the Cleveland School District was a national leader integrating horticulture into the school curriculum. Very inspiring to know that this was/is possible..
Posted on September 10, 2010 at 10:11pm
Say goodbye forever to the chubby profile of me (Rich Hoban) standing in a farm field out in Bucyrus, Ohio. As CCBDD's Stanard Farm is beginning to participate in some farmer's markets and as we are actively working to acquire and develop additional farm sites in different parts of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County to employ adults with developmental disabilities, we realized that we needed to come up with a name for our farm business that is not identified with only one location. Stanard Farm…Continue
Posted on August 18, 2010 at 6:30pm