- Agriculture Facts
- Local/State Agricultural Organizations
- Community Organizations
Local Community Groups
- Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
- Earth Learning
- Master Gardeners
- Archibold Biological Station
- MacArthur Ecological Research Center
Known Local Sustainable Farms
PNS Farms (Organic)
- Contact: Alice Pena
14390 SW 199th Ave, 33196
Guaraki(Certified naturally grown )
- Mario Yanez
22150 SW 272nd St, 3317
Mailing address: 8201 SW 99th Ct, 33173
Pernas Groves (Use of IPM)
- Tony Pernas
22601 SW 180th Ct, 33170
Redland Mediterranean Organics (Organic)
- Hani Khouri
21725 Redland Road, 33170
Fresh Gardens (Conventional U-Pick)
- Robert Petrucci
31400 SW 194th ave, 33032
Glaser Organic Farms (Organic)
- Edward Romano
19100 SW 137th Ave, 33177
Pine Island Nursery (Use of IPM)
16300 SW 184th St, 33187
South West Ranches Farmer's Market
- Sheila Garcia
5150 S. Flamingo Road, Southwest
Mailing address: 9119 Lime tree lane, Pembroke Pines FL, 33024
Bunny Farm (Sustainable Agriculture)
- Loretta Rodriguez
18525 SW 177th Ave, 33187
Saw Mill Farm(Organic Garden)
- Holly Orzechonicz
18755 SW 212 St, 33187
Maguire's Organic Farm (Organic)
- Ian Maguire
28200 SW 157th Ave, 33033
Bee Heaven Farm (CSA)
- Margie Pikarsky
264 St & 187th Ave
Hill Locally Ground Produce LLC (IPM)
- Michelle K. Burek
20025 SW 270th St, 33031
The Farmer's Wife
- Allison Stribling
FL Fruit Company (Conventional)
- 2111 NW 86th way Coral Springs, FL 33071
Paradise Farms (Organic)
19801 SW 320th Street
Tim Rowan (Organic)
- 31700 SW 207th Ave.
Verde Garden Farms (Organic)
- Mario Yanez
12700 SW 280th St.
- International Agricultural Organizations
- Offers information on organic agriculture available at FAO. The site also functions as a "road map" whereby users are directed to other relevant websites.
- A non-profit, non-governmental organization supported by CGIAR. This link leads to a webpage on environmental and sustainability indicators.
Central Carolina Community College
Evergreen State College
Ecological agriculture/Sustainable agriculture program
Iowa State University
Agroecology, Leopold Center for Sustainable Development
Montana State University
Agroecology, weed ecology
Pennsylvania State University
Wolfberry Farm. An experimental agroecology farm.
University of California, Berkeley
Agroecology research, training and development activities
University of California, Davis
University of California, Santa Cruz
Agroecology research and education, apprenticeship program
University of Hawaii
Agroecology, environmental quality
University of Minnesota's Southwest Experiment Station
Elwell agroecology farm, cropping systems research, water quality research
University of Vermont
Provide undergraduate students with rigorous, experience-based programs in both Sustainable Landscape Horticulture and Ecological Agriculture. Training for professionals in M.S. and Ph.D. programs for careers in the disciplines of soils, entomology, horticulture, agroecology, and plant pathology.
University of Wyoming
Agroecology program for undergraduates
- Other Organizations
The Food Project
The goal of the Food Project is to develop sustainable, local food systems that bridge race, class, age, and more to ensure food security for all.
The Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems
A research and education group at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Operates a training and research farm.
Sustainable Agriculture Farming Systems (SAFS)
Collaborativeeffort between UC researchers and farmers comparing the dynamics of conventional and organic farms.
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)
U.S. Department of Agriculture funded
projectthat administers competitive grants for sustainable agriculture research and education.
University of California Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (UC SAREP)
Publications, news releases/media, courses, workshops, events, crop and livestock production information, competitive grants, and biologically integrated farming systems.
Sustainable Harvest International
Projects in over thirty rural communities in Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua
andPanama help people raise their standard of living by restoring the natural environment by providing technical and material support to farmers and local organizations that want to implement sustainable agriculture, agroforestry, reforestation and other appropriate technologies.
The worldwide umbrella organization of the organic agriculture movement, with about 639 member organizations and institutions in some 101 countries all over the world.
The Farm School
A nonprofit educational farm in Western Massachusetts to promote farming through educational programs for school children and through a year-long practical training program for adults.
Sustainable Farming Connection
Managed by former staff members of The New Farm magazine, this site will help you tame costs, add value to what you sell and keep you informed of the latest news from the sustainable farming community.
ATTRA- Appropriate Technology Transfer for Rural Areas
University programs and contacts, sustainable agriculture.
Eldis Agriculture Guide
Links for international agriculture and development.
Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF)
California based organization promoting family-scale farming that is environmentally sound and sustains local economies.
The WWOOF International Association (World-Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms)
Helping those who would like to volunteer on organic farms internationally.
Trees for the Future (TFTF)
A non-profit organization to initiate and support agroforestry self-help projects in developing countries.
Cedar Meadow Farm
The Groff family farm, progressive farmer/experimenters in Pennsylvania, USA. Includes details of no-till vegetable production and other sustainable cropping systems.
Agriculture and Land-Based Training Association (ALBA)
Provides educational and business opportunities for farm workers and aspiring farmers to grow and sell crops grown on two organic farms in Monterey County, California. Their mission is to advance economic viability, social equity and ecological land management among limited-resource and aspiring farmers.
Works to build sustainable communities. One of their global initiatives focuses on agroecology through teaching environmentally sound agricultural techniques in communities around the world.
The Land Institute
The Land Institute seeks to develop an agriculture that will save soil from being lost or poisoned while promoting a community life that is prosperous and enduring.
Food First - Institute for Food and Development Policy
The purpose of the Institute for Food and Development Policy - Food First - is to eliminate the injustices that cause hunger.