Baker Creek carries one of the largest selections of seeds from the 19th century, including many Asian and European varieties. They offer 1,800 varieties of vegetables, flowers and herbs—the largest selection of heirloom varieties in the USA.
Center for Food Safety (CFS) is a national non-profit public interest and environmental advocacy organization working to protect human health and the environment by curbing the use of harmful food production technologies and by promoting organic and other forms of sustainable agriculture. CFS also educates consumers concerning the definition of organic food and products.
Community is an essential building block for creating a cooperative and sustainable world. The structures and wisdom of community are both a means and an end to meeting the needs of all people and the planet, and must be available, understood, appreciated, and developed. We envision cooperative communities of all kinds working together to meet these needs.
LocalHarvest connects people looking for good food with the farmers who produce it. The LocalHarvest National Directory lists over 30,000 family farms and farmers markets, along with restaurants and grocery stores that feature local food. Defaults to Gloversville, NY; but search anywhere.
On the Commons (OTC) is a commons movement strategy center founded in 2001 to foster a commons-based society, which refers to a shift away from our market-based system, through new, collaborative ways of working.
Resilience.org aims to support building community resilience in a world of multiple emerging challenges: the decline of cheap energy, the depletion of critical resources like water, complex environmental crises like climate change and biodiversity loss, and the social and economic issues which are linked to these.
Shareable is a nonprofit news, action and connection hub for the sharing transformation. What’s the sharing transformation? It’s a movement of movements emerging from the grassroots up to solve today’s biggest challenges, which old, top-down institutions are failing to address.