Ohio

The grants summary  includes a project highlight, a breakdown of funding by SARE project type, the total funding for the state since 1988 and state grant recipients.

North Central SARE's network of state coordinators–housed at each land grant university throughout the region–conduct train-the-trainer programs and share information about our grant programs and other sustainable agriculture resources in their respective states.

State Contacts

Mike Hogan

Mike Hogan

Extension Educator, Associate Professor
The Ohio State University Extension
Bio
Mike Hogan is an Ohio State SARE Co-Coordinator and an Extension Educator at the Ohio State University. He specializes in small farm management, sustainable production systems, Christmas tree production, and business management.
Suzanne Mills-Wasniak

Suzanne Mills-Wasniak

OSU Cooperative Extension Educator
The Ohio State University Extension
Bio
Suzanne Mills-Wasniak is an Ohio State SARE Co-Coordinator and an Ohio State University Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources in Montgomery County where she works on urban agriculture, small farms, and local food systems.
Michelle Wallace

Michelle Wallace

Regional Educator, Northwestern Ohio
Central State University
Bio
Michelle Wallace is the Northwest Ohio Regional Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educator for Central State University in Ohio. Michelle has 25 years of experience in agriculture and natural resource management.

SARE IN OHIO

Since 1988, SARE has awarded numerous grants in every state and Island Protectorate. Aimed at advancing sustainable innovations, these grants add up to an impressive portfolio of sustainable agriculture efforts across the nation.

Two men kneeling in corn
Mark Blevins (left), NC State Brunswick County Extension Director, and Jim Ochterski, Agriculture Economic Development Specialist at Cornell Cooperative Extension, look at interseeded cover crops during a NACAA-SARE Fellows tour of Jeff Rasawehr's farm in Ohio.

OHIO Impacts

$8.3
million
in funding since 1988
268 projects
funded since 1988