Organic Resources

Organic Agriculture on eOrganic

Brought to you by the eOrganic Community of Practice, this website features free articles, webinars, videos, and more by the top organic researchers, extension personnel, and non-profits in the US. All content is reviewed for quality and complience with the National Organic Program.

The Organic Farming Compliance Handbook - A Resource Guide for Western Region Agricultural Professionals

For agricultural professionals in the Western US to: Understand effective practices, materials, and processes that comply with organic standards; access expertise and informational resources on organic farming, and answer questions from their clientele regarding effective practices that meet organic standards.

Integrated Plant Protection Center

The Integrated Plant Protection Center conducts IPM research and outreach and implements sustainable pest management practices throughout the Pacific Northwest region. IPPC is also engaged in a number of international programs, including publication of IPMnet NEWS.

ATTRA - National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service

These resources offer guidance in preparing for certification, and in production methods for a range of organic crops and livestock. Many of these publications were developed in response to producer questions, and they deal with issues related to specific products, as well as production methods, marketing, and organic certification requirements.

New Farm for Farmers - Rodale Institute

Rodale Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach. For over sixty-years, we’ve been researching the best practices of organic agriculture and sharing our findings with farmers and scientists throughout the world, advocating for policies that support farmers, and educating consumers about how going organic is the healthiest options for people and the planet.

Organic Farming Research Foundation

OFRF’s integrated strategy of grantmaking, policy, education and networking initiatives supports organic farmers’ immediate information needs while moving the public and policymakers toward greater investment in organic farming systems.

Small Farms Program

Oregon Small Farms provides information for the commercial small farmer as well as the small acreage landowner. It is hosted by the Oregon State University Extension Small Farms Program. Sign up for their newsletter from the web