Responding wisely to the Call of the Land
Agrarian Commons – an innovative land-holding model committed to shaping a just, resilient, healthy food system and farm economy for the communities it serves.
AgSquared – Tools & programs to help small farms run productively.
American Community Gardening Association – Resources for US & Canada.
Apitronics – How to build low-power, digital networks of farmstead sensors and switches.
ATTRA (National Sustainable Ag Info Center) – An online goldmine of resources.
Beginning Farmers – Resources & networking for newbies.
Biodynamic Farming & Gardening Association – Ways of participating dynamically and productively with the land.
Biodynamics Now – Biodynamic food and farming discussion group.
Center for Urban Education About Sustainable Ag – Cultivating a healthy food system.
Chef’s Collaborative – National network of chefs for clean food.
City Farmer News – Urban gardening & farming.
Civil Eats – Online magazine about sustainable food.
CoFED – The Cooperative Food Empowerment Directive (students).
Community Farms in the 21st Century – two-part article.
Community Food Centres – Canadian knowledge exchange hub.
Community Gardens – Guidelines for starting one.
Community Gardening Toolkit – a treasure trove of resources.
Community Orchards – Free pdf publication from ATTRA.
Community Seed Banks – How to start one.
Cornucopia Institute – Advocate for the integrity of organic food.
CSAware – Software to streamline CSA administrative work.
CSA Innovation Network – National resources for local CSA farms.
CSA Resource Library – a large array of videos and useful documents.
CSA Toolbox – Online support for CSA farms.
Deep Gardening – Soul Lessons from 17 Gardens.
Earthbarns – Revolutionary sustainable barn design.
Earthmetrics – Sophisticated digital mapping tools for farm and garden planning.
Eat LocalGrown – online directory of local food sources for any zip code.
E-commerce platforms: Farmer to Farmer
Edible Economy Project – developing local food production, processing, distribution.
Fair Food Network – Upholding the right to healthy, fresh food.
Factory Farming – Ecowatch guide to animals and factory farming.
FaithLands Toolkit – A guide for faith communities, linking beliefs to the land.
Farm Commons – Legal issues and resources for sustainable ag.
Farm Hack – An Open Source Community for Resilient Agriculture.
Farmland Access Legal Toolkit – a deep resource.
Farm to School – Making school lunches healthy from local farms.
Food Coops – A listing of the many natural food coops across America.
Food Policy Resources – A comprehensive data base from Johns Hopkins U.
Food Pool – How to start a neighborhood food network.
Food Security Gateway – A one-stop web hub for food security news & resources
Food + Tech Connect – Media & research company building a network for innovators.
Four Season Vegetable Gardening – Just what the title implies.
Full Belly Project – Innovative tools, techniques & projects.
The Greenhorns – Free guide for beginning farmers.
Growing Food Connections – Training for communities on food systems planning.
GrownBy – A computer app to connect shoppers with local farms, no middlemen.
HarvestHand – CSA software, community platforms.
How to find a local CSA farm (Community Supported Agriculture).
iPermie – eBook almanac of Permaculture info & self-study.
Kitchen Incubator – List and resources for small-scale food businesses.
Links for New Farmers – Comprehensive resource page.
Local Food Shift – Tools and techniques for developing local food systems.
Local Harvest – Find CSAs & Farmers’ Markets.
National Center for Appropriate Technology – invaluable pages on sustainable Food & Ag
The New Agrarian – blog on agrarian matters.
The New Farm – Rodale’s online magazine.
Open Food – Free and open source software for the food revolution.
Organic Consumers Association – archive of resources.
Path to Freedom – Urban Homesteading.
Permies – A big, lively online mob of permaculture enthusiasts.
Real Food Media – Resource hub for the food movement.
Seed Library – How to start one at your local library.
Seed Savers Exchange – Members save & share heirloom seeds.
Slow Money – Creative ways for people to invest in local food.
Small Farm Central – Web services for direct-marketin farmers.
Small Farm Works – Clever, practical tools & resources for small farms.
SPIN Farming – A simple, low-input farming system.
Spiritual Ecology – The Cry of the Earth. Spiritual response to ecological crisis.
Square Foot Gardening – A simple, effective system.
Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education – SARE – outreach.
Sustainable Farmer – How to raise food and fiber mindfully.
Tools – Short videos on tools for small farms, market gardens
Ultimate Guide to Gardening Resources – The name says it all.
Urban Hens – Raising poultry in the city.
URGENCI – International network for CSA – Community Supported Agriculture
Virtual Grange – Online community hub for beginning farmers.
Winter CSA Basics – Useful blog post from High Mowing Seeds.
Wiser Earth – Social network for sustainability.