Welcome to Stratford Ecological Center
The Stratford Ecological Center is a non-profit educational organic farm and nature preserve on 236 acres in Delaware County, Ohio. Visitors are welcome to explore the land, hike the 4 miles of nature trails, visit the livestock, tour the gardens and greenhouses or explore the creek, pond, prairie, swamps or State Nature Preserve. Farm products are available for sale seasonally, based on availability.
Stratford offers workshops and classes for children and adults, annual festivals, farm tours, school tours, farm camp and family programs.
Stratford is open to public: Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm and Saturday: 9am – 1pm
Closed: Sundays and Holidays
Stratford will be closed November 22, 23, 24 and 25
All Natural Cookie Decorating:
December 15, 11am – 1pm
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Stratford has launched a $115,000 capital campaign to fund a solar array of 156 panels to provide 90% of our electric needs and we are almost there! With your donation we will achieve our goal sooner!
Sunbeam – Donation of $200 (1 panel)
Power Ranger – Donation of $1,000 (5 panels)
Solar Supreme – Any donation of $1,000
“Tour Season End at Stratford with a Scrumptious Potluck”
More to Read about Stratford’s Historic Cemetery
Watch a compilation of video clips:
Geophysical Survey process at Stratford>
Grass fed lamb! Individual cuts, halves & wholes available. Please call ahead for halves/wholes.
Local honey from Stratford and Latshaw Apiaries!
Spotted Salamander locally made soap!
Thank you to our community
supporters and partners!
What Stratford is All About
video by Above the Light Photography
*Farm Hand – Farm Hand workdays are every Tuesday from 9am-3pm. Being a farm hand may include preparing and maintaining the fields, carpentry, fence building, and other farm maintenance and upkeep.
*Garden & Greenhouse Helpers – Garden workdays are every Tuesday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Help water, weed and harvest all the produce in our gardens and greenhouses.
For details, contact Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org