Recommended Resources with Links
Traditional Foods Resources
Weston A. Price Foundation
The goal of the Weston A. Price Foundation is to restore nutrient-dense traditional foods to the human diet through education, research and activism. In order to achieve their goal, the foundation supports accurate nutrition instruction, organic and biodynamic farming, pasture feeding of livestock and community-supported farms. For audiovisual recordings of their annual conference, Wise Traditions, visit www.fleetwoodonsite.com.
Price-Pottenger Nutrition Foundation
The Price-Pottenger Nutrition Foundation, a non-profit educational organization, is a clearinghouse for information on healthful lifestyles, ecology, sound nutrition, alternative medicine, humane farming and organic gardening.
Support Groups for Sustainable Agriculture
Eatwild.com is an excellent source for safe, healthy, natural and nutritious grass-fed beef, lamb, goats, bison, poultry, pork and dairy products.
The association’s activities seek to defend biodiversity in the food supply, reinforce the importance of taste and link producers of excellent foods to consumers through events and initiatives.
Acres USA offers a publication, Web site and annual conference that support and educate farmers and consumers about sustainable agriculture.
This Web site will help you find farmers’ markets, family farms and other sources of sustainably grown food in your area, where you can buy produce, grass-fed meats and many other goodies.
Sustainable Table promotes and educates consumers about making healthy food choices that support a sustainable system.
A national listing of farmers’ markets.
Alternative Farming Systems Information Center, Community-Supported Agriculture
AFSIC provides national farm databases to help you find a local CSA.
National Resources Defense Council
NDRC offers a great tool on their Web site that helps you determine what fruits and vegetables are in season in your state.
Eat Well Guide: Wholesome Food from Healthy Animals
The Eat Well Guide is a free online directory of sustainably raised meat, poultry, dairy and eggs from farms, stores, restaurants, inns and hotels and online outlets in the United States and Canada.
Organic Consumers Association
OCA is building a national network of consumers promoting issues such as food safety, organic agriculture, fair trade and sustainability.
Organic Center for Education and Promotion
The goal of the Organic Center for Education and Promotion is to generate credible, peer- reviewed scientific information concerning verifiable benefits of organic farming.
Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture
CISA is dedicated to sustaining agriculture and promoting the products of small farms.
Ecological Farming Association
Eco-Farm is working to support the strengthening of the soil, protecting air and water and encouraging diverse ecosystems and economies.
National Campaign for Sustainable Agriculture
The National Campaign for Sustainable Agriculture includes a diverse partnership of individuals and organizations supporting environmentally sound, profitable, healthy, humane and just food and agricultural systems.
The FoodRoutes Find Good Food map can help you connect with local farmers so that you can find the freshest, tastiest food possible. On their interactive map, you can find a listing for local farmers, CSAs and markets near you.
National Farmers Union
National Farmers Union is working to protect and enhance the economic well-being and quality of life for family farmers and ranchers and their rural communities. They believe that consumers and producers can work together to promote local, safe food.
American Grassfed Beef
National Health Federation - A not-for-profit consumer education and health-protection organization founded in 1955.
Alliance for Natural Health International - A not-for-profit organization based in the UK, that is working to help develop a more sustainable healthcare system.
Environmental Working Group
EWG specializes in environmental investigations. They have a team of scientists, engineers, policy experts, lawyers and computer programmers who examine data from a variety of sources to expose threats to your health and the environment and to find solutions.
The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics
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