Resources tagged as 'oberlin'

Community Investment in Local Food Systems
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Presentation about food localization efforts at Oberlin in conjunction with the Oberlin Project, a community-wide effort to transition to a post-fossil-fuel economy. Presented at the annual conference for the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) in March of 2012.

Full Circle Learning- Case for Distributed Compost System in Oberlin
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Report from grant funded by the Ohio Environmental Education Fund (OEEF) in 2006 that explores several approches to promoting community composting in Oberlin. Includes profile of collaboration with Will Allen from Growing Power in Miwaukee, a detailed description of on-farm vermicomposting of food waste, and distributed applications of composting to urban agriculture in Cleveland.

Waste Matters: Context and Development of Oberlin Compost Initiative
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Proposal for in-vessel composting system for Oberlin College from 2003, as presented in Environmental Studies Honors Thesis at Oberlin College. Written by Lucian Eisenhauer in 2003.

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Oberlin Student Cooperative Association Local Foods Study 1988
Download osca local food report 1988.pdf (2.51 MB PDF)

Original local foods study for the Oberlin Student Cooperative Association conducted in 1988.

Oberlin Local Foods Study 1988
Download cds local food plan 1988.pdf (1.74 MB PDF)

Original local food program development propoosal for Oberlin College's Campus Dining Services in 1988.

Oberlin Culinary Enterprise
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Feasibility study and plan for development of commercial community kitchen incubator for the Oberlin community. Conducted by Oberlin College students in 2007.

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Farms to Colleges
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Building a Sustainable Regional Food System for Northeast Ohio

Final Report of Conference Proceedings
November 9-10, 2001 Oberlin, Ohio

Compiled by Brad Masi, Executive Director
Ecological Design Innovation Center
December 15, 2001