The Rodale Institute, NewFarm
NewFarm presents compelling success stories with expert resources for crop and livestock production, direct marketing, local food systems, policy campaigns and community building collaborations. 611 Siegriedale Rd, Kutztown, PA 19530, 610/683-1416
Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF)
OFRF is a nonprofit foundation that sponsors research related to organic farming practices, publishes
research results for organic farmers and growers interested in adopting organic production systems, and
educates the public and decision-makers about organic farming issues. P.O. Box 440, Santa Cruz, CA 95061, 831/426-6606, email@example.com
USDA National Organic Program (NOP)
This government agency oversees national organic standards, accredits organic certification agencies,
and provides general information on its policies and activities through its website. 1400 Independence Ave SW, Room 4008 South, Washington, DC 20250, 202/720-3252
Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Offering organic information, educational events, speakers, and other assistance and resources for many areas of organic agriculture including: production methods, transition, certification, and marketing.
625 Robert Street North St. Paul, Minnesota 55155-2538
The Xerces Society
An international nonprofit organization that
protects wildlife through the conservation of invertebrates and their
habitat. To join the Society, make a contribution, or read about our work,
please visit them online. Several of their fact sheets are available for FREE download on our production info page.
How To Go Organic
A web-based collection of resources from around the country. Useful for farmers or processors interested
in understanding organic production, processing and marketing. Sponsored by the Organic Trade Association.