Organic Farming

Rural Roots
Established in 1997, Rural Roots is a regional, 501(c)3 nonprofit food and farming organization.As a community of small-acreage and family farmers, ranchers, market gardeners, chefs, educators, consumers, and others, we build on the opportunities and tackle the challenges facing small-acreage and family farmers, ranchers, and market gardeners; enhance the economic viability of small-acreage farms and communities in the Inland Northwest; encourage the production and consumption of sustainably produced local foods; create connections between sustainable producers, consumers, and other regional food and agricultural organizations

Ecological Farmin Association
The Ecological Farming Association nurtures healthy and just farms, food systems, communities and environment by bringing people together for education, alliance building and advocacy.

International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements
IFOAM is an international umbrella organization of the Organic World. IFOAM promotes a worldwide adoption of ecologically, socially and economically sound systems, based on the Principles of Organic Agriculture.

Biodynamic Agriculture and Garden Association
Biodynamics is a spiritual-ethical-ecological approach to agriculture, food production and nutrition. Biodynamic farmers strive to create a diversified, balanced farm ecosystem that generates health and fertility as much as possible from within the farm itself. Biodynamic practitioners also recognize and strive to work in cooperation with the subtle influences of the wider cosmos on soil, plant and animal health.

Demeter Association
Demeter Association, Inc. is the United States’ representative of Demeter International. We are a not-for-profit incorporated in 1985 with the mission to enable people to farm successfully, in accordance with Biodynamic® practices and principles. Demeter’s vision is to heal the planet through agriculture.