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Demeter Biodynamic | DBTA, Demeter Biodynamic Trade Association Biodynamic Farming Biodynamic Products Biodynamic Education. Welcome — ASI. Get Involved E-mail us with questions or suggestions Connect with ASI. Tela Botanica - Accueil. Rethinking Agriculture | Biodynamic Association. Demeter USA. United Plant Savers - Welcome to United Plant Savers. Beltsville Agricultural Research Center : Home.

Shafer, Steven R Director (301) 504-6591 10300 Baltimore AvenueBldg. 003, Rm. 231, BARC-WestBeltsville MD 20705 Mission: The mission of the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center is to provide the American public with an exceptionally talented, highly interdisciplinary scientific community in the USDA’s largest scientific installation, and leverage these resources to envision, create, and improve knowledge and technologies that enhance the capacity of the nation – and the world – to provide its people with healthy crops and animals; clean and renewable natural resources; sustainable agricultural systems; and agricultural commodities and products that are abundant, high-quality, and safe.

Indian Council of Agricultural Research | Indian Council of Agricultural Research. Pandanus Database of Indian Plants. Welcome : Extension. Clemson University is in the process of a national search for the Director of Cooperative Extension. Resources to ensure you have the information you need before, during, and after an emergency. Research-based information on landscaping, gardening, plant health, household pests, food safety, food preservation, nutrition and more. Your one-stop shop for Clemson Public Service and Agriculture workshops, publications, soil testing, books, apparel and much more. Agriculture ag & ext. You may be looking for a website belonging to one of the following: College of Agriculture & Natural Resources The founding college of Michigan State University, the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources offers academics in 13 departments, schools and other programs.

Visit CANR » MSU Extension Michigan State University Extension is focused on bringing knowledge- based educational programs to the people of the state to improve lives and communities. Visit MSUE » AgBioResearch Formerly known as the Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station, AgBioResearch is one of the largest research organizations at Michigan State University. Visit AgBioResearch » Welcome to | NCDA&CS General Store. Feed Denver: Urban Farms & Markets. Denver Botanic Gardens. American Botanical Council: Homepage. Update: Login to ABC Website For a limited time, you can access all of ABC's content without a password, so no login is required. The search button has been restored on all pages. Euromed Adopts Milk Thistle through ABC's Adopt-an-Herb Program The American Botanical Council welcomes Euromed's adoption of milk thistle (Silybum marianum, Asteraceae) through ABC's Adopt-an-Herb botanical research and education program.

Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program Publishes Grape Seed Extract Laboratory Guidance Document The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program announces the publication of a new Laboratory Guidance Document on Grape Seed Extract. ABC Announces Annual Herbal Community Builder Award Recipients The American Botanical Council (ABC) has announced the recipients of its annual ABC Mark Blumenthal Herbal Community Builder Award. ABC Publishes Monograph on Scientific and Clinical Research on Pycnogenol. Missouri Botanical Garden. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew - Welcome To Our Website. UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research. The Jepson Flora Project.

American Native Nursery - Native Plants and Natural Landscape Design. Arboretum, Golden Gate Park, Day Tour, Garden Plants, Gardening Classes, Things to do in San Francisco CA | San Francisco Botanical Garden. Wild Crafted Cocktails and Twilight Tour Gather under the setting sun at the stone circle in the Arthur Lee Menzies Garden California of Native Plants for native-themed cocktails crafted with ingredients gathered from the Botanical Garden and a twilight tour. Thursday, April 24. California Native Carnivorous Plant Terrarium Workshop Create a miniature garden full of ferocious insect-eating plants. 47th Annual Plant Sale This Bay Area annual favorite draws an enthusiastic crowd of plant-lovers seeking out the uncommon and the unusual for their own gardens. Meet the Plants - National Tropical Botanical Garden Plant Database. Welcome to College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawai‘i. Home Page: ATTRA: National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service.

Cornell Coop Extension CCE News and Events. Teen leader talks research with the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Read More Underrepresented Youth Embrace Science High school students from Binghamton, NY discuss their love of astronomy and engineering and their plans to use science as a ticket up. These college-bound young people explore science through the New York State 4-H CITIZEN U Program.​ Watch Farm education program expands Registration for the 2014 Annie’s Project, Farm Business Management for Women in Agriculture, is now open. Read More Navigating the ACA in New York ​CCE helps to guide informed choices about New York’s Health Plan Marketplace by connecting commmunities across the state to educational opportunities using distance learning technology.

Home - Agricultural Research for Development in Africa - IITA. West African PLANT DATABASE - West African Plants - A Photo Guide. West African PLANT DATABASE - Result. Biomimicry Institute - Home. Crops for the Future | Crops for the Future. Plant Heritage - Conservation Charity, British Cultivated Plants, Plant Research. Plant Fact Sheets. American Horticultural Therapy Association | Advancing the Practice of Horticulture as Therapy.

Organic Council of Ontario » About Organics. We are nations dependent on delicate ecological, social and economic balances in which our global food systems play an enormously important role: no single industry has as much impact on climate change, water and soil quality, and global security as the food industry.

So choosing organic is a direct and effective way to create the world according to your values. Organic agriculture is a holistic approach to production which promotes and enhances biodiversity, protects long-term soil health and respects ecological balance through the use of environmentally and ecologically sustainable practices. Organic production is designed to: Organic production does not permit the use of: synthetic pesticidessynthetic fertilizerssewage sludgegenetically modified organismsionizing radiationno growth hormones for animals that produce meat, poultry, eggs, and dairy products Protection of water quality Organic growers and processors use practices that reduce chemical runoff and preserve ground water quality.

Horizon Herbs-Organic growers of medicinal herb seeds, medicinal herb plants, organic vegetable seeds and organic garden seeds. Empowering Gardeners to Grow Roots of Sustainability Thank you for your interest in open pollinated vegetables, culinary herbs and medicinal herbs. We are here to serve you and to nurture nature. Please use the navigation at the left (click) to access the full range of our seeds, plants, books, and other cool stuff. One Love! Our greatest joy is to provide you with GOOD LIVE SEEDS. We consider you to be our "virtual neighbor," and strive to treat you like a good neighbor should. The seeds that pass between us are energised with the LIFE FORCE. We believe that the best way to support good health of friends and family is to get everybody out into the garden to do some work in the sunshine, then feed them up on fresh salads and vegetables that are the results of their own good labors.

Naturopathic doctors tell us that the best way to avoid cancer is to eat organic, freshly grown green leafy vegetables. We believe that by planting diversity we can really help the earth to heal. Local Harvest / Farmers Markets / Family Farms / CSA / Organic Food. HumanLinks: Agricultural Community Organizations. Growing Solutions Farm | The Julie + Michael Tracy Family Foundation. In May, 2014, we launched our expanded 1.2 acre vocational garden in the Illinois Medical District. The plans included 28 16-foot raised cedar beds, 50 smart pots, 48 earth boxes, a full time Grower and Farm Operations Manager as well as a Vocational Coordinator. Additional spaces include educational sheds and a shipping pod for storage, a wash-pack processing center and a shaded outdoor classroom area.

Teachers, volunteers and agency staff engaged in daily work together with garden interns to develop the soft skills and resumes which will lead to future success in the workplace. All the while, we presented instructions to support individual gardeners using meaningful modifications with visual, printed and video models. We offered paid employment for up to 20 gardeners to include stations within the farm as well as sales and farm stand operations.

Thomas Edison said, “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” Biological Health. Victuals.