Why Go Organic?

 

What is Organic? (CCOF California Certified Organic Farmers)

 

What It Means to Be Organic (Only Organic)

 

Organic FAQs (Organic Farming Research Foundation)

 

Just Label It Campaign (Organic Voices Action Fund)

Top 12 Reasons to Go Organic (The Organic Center)

Why Organic? (Rodale Institute)

Why Choose Local Organic? (NOFA-NH)

Why Choose Certified Organic, Locally Grown? (NOFAVT)

 

Five Essential Facts About Pesticides On Fruits And Vegetables

(Environmental Working Group)

NOFA-Mass Soil Carbon Restoration Resources

Resources for Gardeners

UNH Extension Education Center & Information Hotline (Goffstown, NH)

answers@unh.edu

1-877-EXT-GROW (1-877-398-4769)

Cite Ecologique Learning Center (Colebrook, NH)

info@citeecologiquenh.org

(603) 237-5041

Educational Resources

Seed & Garden Supply Companies

Local Certified Organic Nurseries

  • Heath's Greenhouse & Nursery (Sugar Hill, NH) - certified organic grower of seedlings, potted plants, nursery stock, fresh produce, & organic poultry birds 

  • Walden Heights Nursery & Orchard (Walden, VT) - specializing in certified organic heritage variety fruit trees, bushes, and other cold hardy plants for edible landscape

 
Resources for Farmers & Aspiring Farmers
 

 

Educational Resources

 

Organic Certification

 

Regulations and Legal Resources

Tool & Equipment Rentals

 

Farmland Access

Resources for Aspiring Farmers

Networks

 

Other Resources for Farm Businesses

 
 
Resources for Consumers

 

Guides for Purchasing Decisions

 

Local Food Directories

Local Food Maps

Local Food Guides

Food Hubs

 

Online Ordering

​Regional & Statewide Organizations

*CSA is the abbreviation for "Consumer Supported Agriculture"​

and PYO is the abbreviation for "Pick Your Own"

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