Environment: Agriculture

In our Print Reference Collection:

The Atlas of Food: Who Eats What, Where and Why
HD9000.5.M52 2008

Encyclopedia of Organic, Sustainable and Local Food
HD9005.E645 2010

 

In our EJournal Collection:

Journal of Sustainable Agriculture

 

In our DVD Collection:

The Botany of Desire 
QK46.5.H85B68 2009

Dirt!: the Movie
S591.D57 2010

Genetic Chile: the History of Genetically Modified Food
TP248.6.G46 2012

Growing Cities: a Film About Urban Farming in America
S441.G76 2013

In Organic We Trust
HD9005.I667 2012

Ingredients: the Local Food Movement Takes Root
HD9005.I54 2011

The New Green Giants
HD9000.5.N49 2012

One Man, One Cow, One Planet
S605.5.O546 2008

Organic Taiwan
S605.5.Y68 2010

The Real Dirt on Farmer John
S417.P48R43 2007

A River of Waste: the Hazardous Truth About Factory Farms
TS1955.R58 2009

 

Websites:

Agriculture and Food Security
A New Vision for Agriculture is an initiative of the World Economic Forum.  Current reports are available for download.

International Federation or Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM)
An international organization with organizational membership from over 100 countries.  IFOAM promotes the development of organic agriculture and its markets.

Organic Agriculture at FAO
A website of the Food and Agriculture Organization with links to documents, country data and
project descriptions.

National Agricultural Compliance Assistance Center: Organic Farming

A division of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  Information on national organic
standards and regulations, integrated pest management and pollution prevention.

Organic Farming (European Union)
Information from the EU's website Europa includes regulations and data.

Organic-Europe
A website created by Stiftung Oekologie & Landbau and funded by the European Union.
Profiles of countries in the European Union, European Free Trade Area as well as the six
accession countries to the EU.

Organic Farming Research and Information
Based at U.C. Davis.  This site hosts project information and links to publications and statistics on organic agriculture in California.

Organic Farming Research Foundation
An education and outreach organization.  Many of OFRF's reports and publications are available for download.

ATTRA: National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service
A research website managed by the National Center for Appropriate Technology.  Includes full text documents on water management, pest management, organic farming and energy and agriculture.

Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education
A grants and education program based at USDA.  Books and fact sheets are available for download.

Sustainable Agriculture Resources: Webliography
A good current annotated list of open sources resources published in College & Research Libraries News.