About Eco-USA Links
It's hard to imagine a better way to find interesting and useful things on the web than Google, but sometimes it can be helpful to use a links directory that's organized by topic and has a human editor.
Unfortunately, it's a challenge for said human editor (me). There are zillions of potential entries, and untold millions of potential ways to organize them. And links tend to go bad with time.
That makes keeping a links directory up-to-date difficult. Which is a roundabout way of asking for your help if find a link that should be added or fixed - please let me know.
That said, here are some links that I find interesting and/or potentially useful. I'm always happy to consider suggestions for free links.
While I won't knowingly link to the websites of dishonest companies or organizations, I can't personally vouch for any company or organization that I link to, so keep that in mind.
I'm afraid that it sometimes takes a while for me to respond - apologies in advance. The delay will probably be longer if the suggestion involves creating a new category or page. I don't say that to discourage such suggestions; rather, be aware that it could take a good long while.
I should note that some pages contain ads served by Google. Google serves those ads, and I don't select which companies appear in them. Other pages link to products available at Amazon.
American Farmland Trust
"We're Saving America's Farmland"
Center for Rural Affairs
"...working to strengthen small businesses, family farms and ranches, and rural communities."
Community Alliance with Family Farmers
"...building a movement of rural and urban people to foster family-scale agriculture that cares for the land, sustains local economies and promotes social justice."
"Our purpose is to develop an agricultural system with the ecological stability of the prairie and a grain yield comparable to that from annual crops."
Land Tenure Center
"...serves as a global resource institution on issues relating to land ownership, land rights, land access, and land use."
National Campaign for Sustainable Agriculture
"...a diverse nationwide partnership of individuals and organizations cultivating grass roots efforts to engage in policy development processes that result in food and agricultural systems and rural communities that are healthy, environmentally sound, profitable, humane and just."
Organic Consumers Association
"...an online and grassroots non-profit public interest organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability."
Organic Farming Research Foundation
"...fosters the improvement and widespread adoption of organic farming practices."
Pesticide Action Network
"...works to replace pesticide use with ecologically sound and socially just alternatives."
Rural Advancement Foundation International
",,,dedicated to community, equity and diversity in agriculture."