Rachel lends her talents educating, managing logistics, and advocating to organizations in the sustainable food sector. Current Projects:
Veggie SNAPS is Central Ohio's farmers' market SNAP incentive program. A project of sixteen area markets, Veggie SNAPS provides matching dollars to enrolled participants to purchase produce directly from farmers. Rachel acted as Program Assistant in 2016 and Manager in 2017.
The Commissary is a kitchen for rent, event venue and food maker space. Rachel has taught classes at The Commissary since it opened and joined the staff in 2016 to help manage educational events.
Rachel's writing on practical homesteading and organic farming topics has appeared in Edible Columbus, Hobby Farms magazine, and Hobby Farms online. She welcomes freelance writing assignments.