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Community Farms in the 21st Century: Poised for Another Wave of Growth?     View
Two-part history (from 2004) "exploring the birth of the [Community Supported Agriculture] CSA movement in the United States as well as the potentials for this growing and successful model of community agriculture." Includes photos, profile ...

Community Supported Agriculture     View
"This [2006] publication reports on the history of Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) in the U.S. and discusses the various models that have emerged. Recent trends in the CSA movement are presented and demographic information provided about t ...

What is Sustainable Agriculture?     View
This essay defines sustainable agriculture, and explores its impact on farming, plants, and animals. Also provides information on sustainable agriculture within an economic, social, and political context. From the Sustainable Agriculture Research and ...

National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service     View
This searchable site "provides information and other technical assistance to farmers, ranchers, Extension agents, educators, and others involved in sustainable agriculture in the United States." From ATTRA (Appropriate Technology Transfer f ...

Alternative Farming Systems Information Center (AFSIC)     View
The AFSIC "specializes in identifying resources about sustainable food systems and practices" by listing links to relevant sites. Searchable, or browse by topics such as sustainability, alternative plants and crops, farm energy options, gra ...

University of Alaska Fairbanks: Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Publications     View
Collection of newsletters, bulletins, research reports, and other publications on agriculture and forestry in Alaska. Some of the publications are fairly technical, but the site also covers some general interest topics such as herbs, lettuce, mushroo ...

Forest Encyclopedia Network     View
Meant for "natural resource professionals and the public," this resource "consists of a growing number of encyclopedias covering different fields of forest science." Some of the encyclopedia subjects include forest environmental t ...

Brownfield Remediation: Solutions for Urban Agriculture     View
Information regarding urban agriculture and ???brownfields???, or contaminated city plots, and the methods of cleaning them up. Downloadable PDF files with information regarding soil contamination and urban agriculture.

Earth Works Garden     View
Information regarding community supported agriculture, city farming and food security. EarthWorks is a great example of a successful inner-city sustainable agriculture project.

California Agricultural Statistics Service (CASS)     View
One of 45 field offices of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, the primary responsibility of which "is to prepare official estimates of agriculture for each state and the nation." The site presents data from the 1997 U.S. Census o ...




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