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Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York Organic Farm Resource Guide NOFA NY, Inc is an organization of consumers, gardeners, and farmers working together to create a sustainable regional food system which is ecologically sound and economically viable.

Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York

Organic Farm Resource Guide 2nd Edition

Through demonstration and educational opportunities, we promote land stewardship, organic food production, and local marketing. NOFA NY brings consumers and farmers closer together to make high quality food available to all people.

249 Highland Ave Rochester, NY 14620 Tel: 585.271.1979 Fax: 585.271.7166 info@nofany.org For more organic farming information please visit:

www.nofany.org

A reference guide to: Organic resource groups, certification, government agencies, suppliers, buyers, processors, consultants, publications, and events in New York State.


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249 Highland Ave, Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: (585) 271-1979 Fax: (585) 271-7166 www.nofany.org info@nofany.org

This project was funded in part by:

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This is NOT a directory of certified organic farms nor is it a list of approved products for certified organic farms. To determine if a product is approved for use on your certified organic farm, you must contact your certification agency. NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC can be reached at: (607) 724-9851, certifiedorganic@nofany.org. For a directory of local certified and non-certified organic farms, please see the NOFA-NY Annual Organic Food Guide, both available in print and online. This guide is available as a searchable database on the NOFA-NY website, which is updated annually. Visit www.nofany.org/directory for the online version.

Copyright Š 2012. Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York, Inc. All rights reserved. Printed in Canada.


About NOFA-NY, Inc. Founded in 1983, the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York (NOFA-NY) is the oldest and largest organization in New York devoted to organic farming and gardening and is one of seven northeastern state organizations that work together called the Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA). NOFA-NY’s programs serve to educate farmers, gardeners and consumers. Through the vehicle of farmer to farmer information exchange, NOFA-NY coordinates a series of annual on-farm workshops and field days, provides technical assistance, publishes a quarterly newsletter and hosts a professional conference each January. As an association of farmers, gardeners, and informed consumers, NOFA-NY advocates for its members at the state and federal levels for legislation to enhance organic and sustainable food systems, and to maintain a strong National Organic Program that is attentive to small farms. NOFA-NY also works to keep consumers informed about local, organic food choices and opportunities to be part of our growing regional food and farm market.

Mission Statement NOFA-NY, Inc. is an organization of consumers, gardeners, and farmers working together to create a sustainable regional food system which is ecologically sound and economically viable. Through demonstration and educational opportunities, we promote land stewardship, organic food production, and local marketing. NOFA-NY brings consumers and farmers closer together to make high quality food available to all people. i


NOFA-NY wants YOU to become an active member! NOFA-NY is a member-based organization. Together we will be a stronger voice to advocate for a more sustainable farming and food system in New York State. Membership with NOFA-NY offers farmers education, technical assistance, and marketing benefits that will help you become successful members of the organic community. Please consider joining NOFA-NY today! Visit www.nofany.org/join to join online or call (585) 271-1979 ext. 512 or email membership@nofany.org to speak with the Membership Coordinator.

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ORGANIC CERTIFICATION Are you considering Organic Certification? Would you like third party verification that products are produced according to the USDA/NOP regulations? Do you believe in organic agriculture - an approach to farming that seeks to maintain and improve the productivity of the land by encouraging and enhancing natural biological processes? Would you like consumer recognition, better access to markets, and increased profitability? Then choose NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC! About NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC has been accredited by the USDA National Organic Program since 2002 to provide organic certification for farmers and processors in the United States. NOFANY Certified Organic, LLC is operated in a nonprofit manner and is funded entirely by certification fees. The day-to-day activities of the program are coordinated by paid certification office personnel. Trained inspectors are hired to visit the farms and processing operations. NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC is a subsidiary of NOFA-NY, Inc., a nonprofit, educational organization.

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Why choose NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC?

New York’s Largest & Most Experienced Certifier

High Integrity

Local/Regional Knowledge

Farmer Friendly, Dedicated Staff

To order an application packet call us at (607)724-9851, email certifiedorganic@nofany.org or visit us at www. nofany.org to download PDF versions of the forms online and get started now.

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Table of Contents About NOFA-NY, Inc.������������������������������������������������������������������������� i Equipment Suppliers��������������������������������������������������������������������������� 1 Financial and Insurance Institutions������������������������������������������������� 13 Forage, Manure & Soil Testing��������������������������������������������������������� 15 Forage Testing����������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 15 Manure Testing��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 16 Soil Testing��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 17 Grain, Feed & Livestock������������������������������������������������������������������� 21 Herd Health��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 32 Markets and Distributors������������������������������������������������������������������� 36 Nurseries������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 40 Seed and Transplant Suppliers���������������������������������������������������������� 46 Soil Amendment Suppliers��������������������������������������������������������������� 62 Events and Conferences�������������������������������������������������������������������� 71 Publications and Publishers�������������������������������������������������������������� 73 Universities, Colleges, and Education Programs������������������������������ 80 Farming & Agriculture Associations������������������������������������������������ 90 State and Federal Agencies������������������������������������������������������������� 101 National Organizations������������������������������������������������������������������� 104 Index������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������110

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Equipment Suppliers Ag Equipment USA 1457 Highway Route 30 Sharon Springs, NY 13459 Phone: (518) 284-2090 www.agequipmentusa.com

Albers Dairy Equipment 1309 Mertensia Road Farmington, NY 14425 Phone: (866) 326-2260 www.albersdairyequipment.com

Alexander Equipment 3266 Buffalo Street Alexander, NY 14005 Phone: (585) 591-2955 www.alexander-equipment.com

American Equipment, LLC 6112 Collett Road Farmington, NY 14425 Phone: 585) 924-5480 www.americanequipmentllc.com

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∞ Atlas Manufacturing, Inc. PO Box 558 Alapaha, GA 31622-0558 (229) 532-2905 www.atlasgreenhouse.com service@atlasgreenhouse.com Atlas Manufacturing, Inc. was founded in 1986 and incorporated in 1988. From the beginning, Atlas’ mission statement was to offer quality greenhouse structures at affordable prices followed by the absolute best service to our customers. Currently, our facility has grown to consist of 80,000 sq feet of sales, manufacturing and warehouse space under one roof.

∞ BCS America/ O’Neill Associates 795 Canning Parkway Victor, NY 14564 Phone: (800) 724-3145 Fax: (585) 924-7494 www.oneilloutdoor.com info@oneilloutdoor.com O’Neill Associates distributes equipment, parts and accessories to 14 states in Northeastern USA: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Ohio, Indiana and Michigan.

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∞ BCS Shop 28 Tahanto Trail Harvard, MA 1451 (978) 456-3327 www.bcsshop.com john@bcsshop.com BCS Shop is a large retail seller of BCS two-wheel tractors and attachments. We have a large inventory of parts for BCS equipment stocked in Harvard, MA and in Hector, NY. BCS Shop is internet based entirely, but interested folks may visit our shops by calling or emailing to see when we are available . To visit us in Hector, NY, call us at (607) 546-5415 or email us at jew73@cornell.edu.

Belle Terre Irrigations, LLC 8142 Champlin Road Sodus, NY 14551 Phone: (866) 478-3747 Fax: (315) 483-4064 www.dripsupply.com info@dripsupply.com

∞ Cazenovia Equipment Company 2 Remington Park Drive Cazenovia, NY 13035 Phone: (607) 655-8620 Fax: (607) 859-3333 www.cazenoviaequipment.com cazenovia@cazequip.com Your equipment purchased from Cazenovia Equipment Company comes with the support of a family owned business. Cazenovia Equipment Company was founded in 1961 by Larry Love. The business originally served the farm community in the greater Cazenovia area. 3


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∞ Divine Renewable Energy 2569 Rolling Hills Road Camillus, NY 13031 (315) 481-1021 www.divinerenewable.com karen@divinerenewable.com At Divine Renewable Energy, we share your concerns about the environment. DRE was founded by the desire to make the world a better place, while providing superior customer service. The core of our business is designing and installing renewable energy systems.

D.J.M. Equipment Inc. 7216 Pittsford Palmyra Road Phone: (585) 223-4056 www.djmequipment.com

Fairport, NY 14450

∞ Dubois Agrinovation Inc. 478 Notre-Dame, Cp 750 St-Remi, QC J0L 2L0 (450) 454-3961 www.duboisag.com • info@duboisag.com Dubois Agrinovation’s mission is to listen to growers and to develop and search for new irrigation and plasticulture technologies. We gave a large inventory of plastic and compostable mulch films, perforated and non-woven row covers, low tunnels, metal and plastic hoops, plastic containers, insect and bird nets, plastic clips, vineyard equipment, plasticuture machinery, drip tapes, aluminum, PVC and HDPE pipes, sprinklers, irrigation systems and parts, filters, pumps, etc.

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∞ Eaton Brothers Commercial Supply PO Box 60 Hamburg, NY 14075-0060 Phone: (716) 649-8250 www.eatonbrothers.com sales@eatonbrothers.com We are a manufacturer and distributor of products for the Lawn & Garden and Cemetery/Memorialization industries.

Earthworm Equipment, LLC 2124 State Highway 7 Troy, NY 12180 Phone: (518) 663-9600 markcioffi@thechallengerstore.com

∞ Endurance Wind Power #107-19052 26th Ave Surrey, BC V3S 3V7 Phone: (604) 579-9463 www.endurancewindpower.com/ Endurance Wind Power will be the global leader in distributed wind technology and products. We will provide the market the greatest return on their renewable energy investment.

Empire Tractor, Inc. 1437 Route 318 Waterloo, NY 13165 Phone: (585) 343-1822 Fax: (585) 343-1848 www.empiretractor.com • info@empiretractor.com

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Erie Power Equipment, Inc. 5120 State Route 31 West Newark, NY 14513 Phone: (315) 331-3228 www.eriepowerequipment.com sales@eriepowerequipment.com ∞ ETM Solar Works 300 North Street Endicott, NY 13760 Phone: (607) 227-9759 www.etmsolar.com/ info@etmsolar.com ETM specializes in solar energy systems. We install solar electric systems and solar hot water heaters on residences and commercial buildings and repair existing solar energy systems. F. B. Pease Company, Inc. 1450 East Henrietta Road Rochester, New York 14623 Phone: (585) 503-2300 Fax: (585) 232 9099 www.fbpease.net information@fbpease.net

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∞ Fodder Tech 5 Wanderwood Way Sandy, UT 84092 Phone: (855) 977-7688 www.foddertech.com/ info@foddertech.com FodderTech is a company that specializes in the development, manufacture, and marketing of sprouting systems. This unique equipment grows SEED TO FEED in 7 DAYS. Foxgloves 1250 North Avenue Beacon, NY 12508 Phone: (845) 831-7300 Fax: (845) 831-7301 www.foxglovesinc.com info@foxglovesinc.com Genesee Equipment Company, Inc. 89 Franklin Street Dansville, NY 14437 Phone: (585) 335-2850 www.machinefinder.com/ww/en-US/dealer/031430 Guy Machinery 14213 Washington St Woodstock, IL 60098 Phone: (815) 338-0600 lakehart2@aol.com

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∞ Grower’s Discount Labels, LLC PO Box 70 Tunnel, NY 13848-0070 (800) 693-1572 http://www.growersdiscountlabels.com info@growersdiscountlabels.com Your one-stop source for labels for direct marketing and value-added products. We design & print labels for waxed boxes, plastic bags, clamshells, glass, plastic jugs and direct contact applications. Check out our website for prices and label gallery. Grower’s Equipment Center, Inc. PO Box 706 Biglerville, PA 17307 Phone: (717) 677-7133 ∞ Haygrove, Inc. 694 Kraybill Chuch Rd Mount Joy, PA 17552 Phone: (717) 492-4955 www.haygrove.com When Haygrove High Tunnels were introduced to the eastern USA in 2002, three season tunnels multi-bay tunnels were virtually unheard of. But rapidly they have become the tunnel of choice for profit conscious growers.

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∞ Holdredge Enterprises, LLC 2533 State Highway 80 West Burlington, NY 13482 (607) 965-6423 www.holdredgeenterprises.com contact@holdredgeenterprises.com The Hooke ‘n Crooke tool is so versatile it almost makes weeding fun. Now you can stand up while doing the precision weeding around plants and in those tight spots where you previously had to get on your hands and knees. Hud-Son Forest Equipment, Inc. PO Box 345 Barneveld, NY 13304 Phone: (800) 765-7297 Fax: (315) 896-2627 www.hud-son.com info@hud-son.com Kelly’s Garage Farm Equipment 2868 State Route 246 Perry, NY 14530 Phone: (585) 237-2504 www.kellysgarageus.com info@kellysgarageus.com Lakeland Equipment Corporation 13330 State Route 31 Savannah, NY 13146 Phone: (315) 365-2888 www.lakelandequipment.com

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Landmark Equipment 3213 Black Gap Road Chambersburg, PA 17201 Phone: (717) 263-4103 Linwood Turf Equipment 1818 Linwood Road Linwood, NY 14486 Phone: (585) 584-3122 www.linwoodturf.com ∞ Local Energy Solutions 83-05 98th Street, Apt 4b Woodhaven, NY 11421 Phone: (718) 441-0246 www.localenergysolutions.org We are dedicated to educating and empowering the public about the interconnection between energy, environment, and economics. We believe the public needs to be able to make informed decisions about living sustainably and using local resources in an urban setting. Martin Equipment 900 State Route 14A Penn Yan, NY 14527 Phone: (315) 536-7056 Ontrac Equipment Corporation 7689 Ridge Road West Brockport, NY 14420 Phone: (585) 637-3700 www.ontraceq.com • kperry@ontraceq.com 10


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∞ Organic Equipment Technology PO Box 129 Byron, NY 14422 Phone: (716) 984-7442 bobl@lwemail.com Specializing in Weeding and Cultivating equipment. Purple Mountain Organics 7120 Carroll Avenue Takoma Park, MD 20912 Phone: (301) 891-2488 www.purplemountainorganics.com purplemountainorganics@gmail.com Renovus Energy, Inc. 102 Cherry Street Ithaca, NY 14850 Phone: (607) 277-1777 Fax: (607) 592-6198 www.renovusenergy.com RGR International 4969 Munson Hill Road Bradford, NY 14815 Phone: (410) 310-6891 www.rrginternational.com rrgintl@hotmail.com

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∞ Scythe Supply 496 Shore Rd Perry, ME 4667 Phone: (207) 853-4750 www.scythesupply.com scythe@scythesupply.com Scythe Supply offers European style scythes, scythe blades, snaths, whetstones, hammers, anvils and equipment. We are scythe enthusiasts and want others to discover the rewards of using this elegant tool. ∞ Wellscroft Fence Systems 167 Sunset Hill Harrisville, NH 03450-5703 Phone: (603) 827-2999 www.wellscroft.com info@wellscroft.com Our goal is to offer you the best quality products and service for your fencing projects. The Northeast is an area with unique terrain and weather conditions. We have selected what we consider to be the best products available from many different companies. Due to our large volume, we can offer you the best value for your fencing dollar without compromising quality.

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Financial and Insurance Institutions

Financial and Insurance Institutions ∞ Farm Credit East 2688 State Route 7 Suite 21 Cobleskill, NY 12043-9707 Phone: (518) 296-8188 www.farmcrediteast.com agenhancement@farmcrediteast.com Farm Credit is a lending cooperative for full and part-time farmers. We make loans such as mortgages, seasonal loans and lines of credit. We meet your other business needs, too, including equipment leases, record-keeping, tax planning and preparation, appraisals, business consulting, multi-peril crop insurance and so much more! First Affirmative Financial Network 1 Rosell Drive Clifton Park, NY 12065 Phone: (518) 877-8800 Fax: (518) 877-5181

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∞ Farm Family Insurance Companies PO Box 656 Albany, NY 12201 Phone: (800) The-Farm www.farmfamily.com • rosemary_shader@farmfamily.com Providing a full line of insurance solutions for farmers, businesses, homeowners and individuals for over 50 years. Farm family has been providing insurance protection in rural and suburban areas, earning a solid reputation of trust. We take a personal interest, protecting what you value most. New York Farm Service Agency 441 South Salina Street, Suite 536 Syracuse, NY 13202 Phone: (315) 477-6300 Fax: (315) 477-6323 www.offices.sc.egov.usda.gov/locator

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Forage, Manure & Soil Testing

Forage, Manure & Soil Testing Forage Testing Cumberland Valley Analytical Services Batavia Forage Lab 5049 Clinton Street Road Batavia, NY 14020 Phone: (585) 344-5500 Fax: (585) 344-0566 www.foragelab.com mail@foragelab.com Green Mountain Feed Testing Laboratory 24 Railroad Square Newport, VT 05855 Phone: (802) 334-6731 National Forage Testing Association PO Box 756 Avoca, NE 68145 Phone: (402) 466-7677 Fax: (831) 303-4938 www.foragetesting.org nfta@heartlandscuba.com

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National Quality Inspections 600 6th St SW Great Falls, MT, 59404 Phone: (406) 761-6820 William H. Miner Institute 1034 Miner Farm Road Chazy, NY 12921 Phone: (518) 846-7121 Fax: (518) 846-8445 www.whminer.com/facilities_lab.html cotanch@whminer.com

Manure Testing Agricultural Analytical Services Laboratory Penn State University, Tower Road University Park, PA 16802 Phone: (814) 863-0841 www.aasl.psu.edu/manureprgnew.html • aaslab@psu.edu ∞ Dairy One 730 Warren Road Ithaca, NY 14850 Phone: (800) 496-3344 www.dairyone.com Dairy One Cooperative Inc. is an information technology cooperative. We provide DHI records services and herd management software throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. 16


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Soil Testing Agricultural and Environmental Testing Lab University of Vermont, Plant & Soil Science Dept. 63 Carrigan Drive, Jeffords Hall, Room 262 Burlington, VT 054051737 Phone: (802) 656-3030 Fax: (802) 656-4656 www.uvm.edu/pss/ag_testing/ agtesting@uvm.edu Analytical Laboratory and Maine Soil Testing Service 5722 Deering Hall Orono, ME 04469 Phone: (207) 581-3591 www.analab.umesci.maine.edu Cornell Soil Health Assessment 1003 Bradfield Hall Ithaca, NY 14853 Phone: (607) 255-1706 www.soilhealth.cals.cornell.edu Crop Services International, Inc. 1718 Madison SE Grand Rapids, MI 49507 Phone: (800) 260-7933 Fax: (616) 246-6039 www.cropservicesintl.com

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Kinsey’s Agricultural Services 297 County Highway 357 Charleston, MO 63834 Phone: (573) 683-3880 Fax: (573) 683-6227 www.kinseyag.com neal@kinseyag.com Midwestern Bio-Ag 10955 Blackhawk Drive Blue Mounds, WI 53517 Phone: (608) 437-4994 www.midwesternbioag.com ∞ North Country Organics 203 Depot Street Bradford, VT 05033 Phone: (802) 222-4277 Fax: (202) 222-9661 www.norganics.com info@norganics.com North Country Organics manufactures and distributes natural fertilizers, soil amendments, and environmentally compatible pest controls. With wholesale distributors located throughout the central and northeastern regions of the U.S., we serve commercial and wholesale accounts.

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Rutgers Soil Testing Laboratory PO Box 902 Milltown, NY 08850 Phone: (732) 932-9295 www.njaes.rutgers.edu/soiltestinglab Soil Foodweb, Inc. 635 SW Western Boulevard Corvallis, OR 97333 Phone: (541) 752-5066 Fax: (541) 752-5142 www.soilfoodweb.com info@oregonfoodweb.com Soil Nutrient Analysis University of Connecticut 6 Sherman Place, Unit 5102 Storrs, CT 06269 Phone: (860) 486-4274 Fax: (860-486-4562 www.soiltest.uconn.edu/#testing soiltest@uconn.edu University of Massachusetts Soil Testing Lab 682 North Pleasant Street Amherst, ME 01003 Phone: (413) 545-2311 www.umass.edu/plsoils/soiltest • soiltest@psis.umass.edu

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University of New Hampshire Coop Extension 38 Academic Way, Room G28A Durham, NH 03814 Phone: (603) 862-3200 www.extension.unh.edu/Agric answers@unh.edu Woods End Laboratories, Inc. 290 Belgrade Road, PO Box 297 Phone: (207) 293-2457 www.woodsend.com

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Grain, Feed & Livestock

Grain, Feed & Livestock Adirondack Organic Grains 310 Christian Road Essex, NY 12936 Phone: (518) 963-4249 www.adkorganicgrains.com mwrisley@adkorganicgrains.com ∞ Agri-Dynamics, Inc. 6574 S Delaware Drive Martins Creek, PA 18063 Phone: (610) 250-9280 Fax: (610) 250-0935 www.agri-dynamics.com jbrunetti@agri-dynamics.com Agri-Dynamics was founded in 1979 to provide natural products for livestock animals. Over the years, our line has evolved to include equine, small pets, and human health products and services. Today, we proudly offer products and services for horticulture, golf course and turf management, viticulture, orchards and greenhouses. What hasn’t changed is our ongoing commitment to the health of the family farm and our planet.

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∞ AgriLab Technologies, LLP PO Box 8 Pawlet, VT 5761 Phone: (802) 325-2203 www.agrilabtech.com AgriLab Technologies, LLP specialize in heat capture and transfer from the aerobic management and composting of organic materials such as food waste, organic industrial by-products of food processing, farm generated manure and bedding materials. These farm generated feedstocks can be horse, cow, small ruminant, or poultry operation generated materials.  Beowulf Natural Feeds, Inc. 6361 Thompson Road Syracuse, NY 13206 Phone: (315) 475-8002 Blue Seal Feeds PO Box 127 Sangerfield, NY 13455 Phone: (800) 228-2709 www.richerfeeds.com Buffalo Molasses, LLC 5133 Robinson Road Fillmore, NY 14735 Phone: (585) 567-2106 www.buffalomolasses.com

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∞ Cold Springs Farm 379 Slate Hill Road Sharon Springs, NY 13459 Phone: (518) 234-8320 Fax: (518) 234-8320 coldspringsfarm@verizon.net We grind, mix and deliver certified organic livestock feed. We make certified organic dry hay and baleage and we will source certified organic seed for our customers. We have 4 nutritionists on staff and all the necessary minerals for all livestock types. Co-operative Feed Dealers, Inc. PO Box 670 Conklin, NY 13748 Phone: (800) 333-0895 Fax: (607) 651-9363 www.co-opfeed.com gdwolfe@co-opfeed.com Cornerstone Farm Ventures 15 Silver Street Norwich, NY 13815 Phone: (607) 334-9962 www.cornerstone-farm.com

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∞ Crystal Creek, Inc. 1600 Round House Road Spooner, WI 54801 Phone: (888) 376-6777 www.crystalcreeknatural.com With large animal practice and industry experience, the Crystal Creek staff veterinarian provides common sense insight into nutritional programs that aid and support optimum performance of organic, sustainable as well as for conventional livestock production. The Farmer’s Shed 243 Knight’s Pond Road Van Etten, NY 14889 Phone: (207) 384-5090 Fax: (207) 384-7098 www.farmersshed.com Green Mountain Feeds, Inc. PO Box 505 Bethel, VT 05032 Phone: (802) 234-6728 Fax: (802) 234-6578 www.greenmountainfeeds.com Helfter Feeds, Inc. PO Box 266 Osco, IL 61274 Phone: (866) 435-3837 www.helfterfeeds.com

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∞ Homestead Organics 1 Union Street Berwick, ON KOC 1GO Phone: (613) 984-0480 www.homsteadorganics.com tom@homesteadorganics.com At your service since 1988, we have an excellent reputation built on expertise, experience, dedication and quality. We offer a certified organic grain elevator, feed mill and farm supplies, seed fertilizers, pest controls, and livestock supplements. We are also a buyer of corn, soybeans and small grains. ∞ Kreamer Feed, Inc. 215 Kreamer Avenue Kreamer, PA 17833 Phone: (800) 767-4537 Fax: (570) 374-2007 www.organicfeeds.com bbuehler@kreamerfeed.com Nature’s Best Organic Feed is made and distributed by Kreamer Feed, Inc. in a mill used exclusively for certified organic feed manufacturing. We began making bulk organic feed over 20 years ago and are currently certified by Pennsylvania Certified Organic. To fulfill the needs of our organic customers we developed organic feed products for all species of livestock. Nature’s Best Organic Feed can be trusted to be a high quality, nutritionally balanced feed that is backed up by personnel well-trained in customer satisfaction.

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∞ Kreher’s Poultry Farms 5411 Davison Road Clarence, NY 14031 Phone: (716) 759-6802 Fax: (716) 759-8687 Processors of vegetable products for feed, Certified organic by NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC. ∞ Lakeview Organic Grain 119 Hamilton Place Penn Yan, NY 14527 Phone: (315) 531-1038 Fax: (315) 536-9879 www.lakevieworganicgrain.com mh@lakevieworganicgrain.com Organic bagged feeds and grains- dairy, chicken (layer, broiler and starter), pig, sheep and goat feed, corn, soybeans, soybean meal, peas, flaxmeal, sunflowermeal, oats, barley,triticale, rye. Available for pickup and shipment throughout the Northeast Organic bulk feeds - custom bulk dairy and animal feeds. Bulk delivery in New York and northern PA, pallet delivery throughout the Northeast. Organic seed - organic small grain, corn, soybean, pasture and covercrop seed, including Blue River, Viking, American Organic and Welter brands, open pollinated corn and heritage grains. Pickup and shipment. Crystal Creek and organic animal health/nutrition products. Many agronomic and informational resources on the Lakeview website

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∞ Lancaster Ag Products 60 N Ronks Road Ronks, PA 17584 Phone: (717) 687-9222 Fax: (717) 687-9355 www.lancasterag.com deb@lancasterag.com Providers of animal health & nutrition products, agricultural seeds, and soil fertility products for the biological farmer. Layden’s Fence & Livestock Services 543 Sabin Road Spencer, NY 14883 Phone: (607) 589-7033 Lightning Tree Farm 132 Andrew Haight Road Millbrook, NY 12545 Phone: (315) 536-9879 www.lightningtreefarmproducts.com Log City Milling 2185 Town Line Road King Ferry, NY 13081 Phone: (315) 364-7192 lcmilling@gmail.com Main Street Grainery 15 Main Street Chatham, NY 12037 Phone: (518) 392-5225

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∞ McEnroe Organic Farm Associates, LLC 194 Coleman Station Road Millerton, NY 12546 Phone: (518) 789-3252 Fax: (518) 789-6537 www.mcenroeorganicfarm.com info@mcenroefarm.com Farming over 1000 acres in the Harlem Valley, New York, McEnroe Organic Farm is committed to organic and sustainable agriculture. The farm produces certified organic produce, meats and garden transplants. Our compost and soil is approved for organic production and available in bulk, wholesale, and retail. ∞ McGeary Organics, Inc. PO Box 299 Lancaster, PA 17608 Phone: (800) 624-3279 Fax: (717) 394-6931 www.mcgearyorganics.com • sales@mcgearyorganics.com McGeary Organics carries a full line of fertilizer suitable for organic farming and gardening. These fertilizers contain no manure, meet the USDA National Organic Program guidelines and are listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute Phone: Phone: (OMRI) for use in organic production. Midwestern Bio-Ag PO Box 160 Blue Mounds, WI 53517 Phone: (800) 327-6012 www.midwesternbioag.com

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∞ North Country Organics 203 Depot Street Bradford, VT 05033 Phone: (802) 222-4277 Fax: (202) 222-9661 www.norganics.com info@norganics.com North Country Organics manufactures and distributes natural fertilizers, soil amendments, and environmentally compatible pest controls. With wholesale distributors located throughout the Central and Northeast regions of the US, we serve commercial and wholesale accounts. OntarBio Organic Farmers’ Co-op Inc. RR #5 Guelph, ON N1H 6J2 Canada Phone: (519) 767-9694 Fax: (519) 767-0978 www.ontarbio.com Organic Unlimited/Vintage Feed 120 Liberty Street, PO Box 238 Atglen, PA 19310 Phone: (610) 593-2995 Fax: (610) 593-6155 www.organicfeedmill.com Pennfield 711 Rohrerstown Road, PS Box 4366 Phone: (800) 732-0467 www.pennfield.com

Lancaster, PA 17604

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Pintree Livestock Farm 2348 Norway Road Kendall, NY 14476 Phone: (585) 659-2936 Redmond Minerals, Inc. 6005 North 100 West, PO Box 219 Phone: 866) 735-7258 www.redmondminerals.com

Redmond, UT 84652

Thorvin Kelp, USA PO Box 458 New Castle, VA 24127 Phone: (800) 464-0417 www.thorvin.com Triple 3 Livestock 707 State Route 13 Cortland, NY 13045 Phone: (607) 753-0472 www.triple3livestock.com Walkers Feed Mill 5565 Route 4 Fort Ann, NY 12827 Phone: (800) 480-5223

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Weiler’s Grain Roasting 4218 Route 89 Seneca Falls, NY 13148 Phone: (315) 549-7081 Wight and Patterson, Inc. 8 Miner Street Canton, NY 13617 Phone: (315) 386-2751 Windmill Livestock 55 Ward Road Hammond, NY 13646 Phone: (315) 578-2831 Zook Molasses Company 4960 Horseshoe Pike Honey Brook, PA 19344 Phone: (800) 327-4406 www.zookmolasses.com

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Herd Health ∞ Agri-Dynamics, Inc. 6574 Delaware Drive Martins Creek, PA 18603 Phone: (610) 250-9280 Fax: (610) 250-0935 www.ag-dynamics.com jbrunetti@agri-dynamics.com Agri-Dynamics was founded in 1979 to provide natural products for livestock animals. Over the years, our line has evolved to include equine, small pets, and human health products and services. Today, we proudly offer products and services for horticulture, golf course and turf management, viticulture, orchards and greenhouses. What hasn’t changed is our ongoing commitments to the health of the family farm and our planet. Animal Medic PO Box 575 Manchester, PA 17345 Phone: (800) 767-5611 www.animalmedic.com Bioniche Animal Health PO Box 1570 Belleville, ON K8N 5J2 Phone: (613) 966-8058 Fax: (613) 966-4177 www.bionicheanimalhealth.com

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Brookfield Ag Services 366 West Street Brookfield, VT 05036 Phone: (802) 276-3762 ∞ Crystal Creek, Inc. 1600 Round House Road Spooner, WI 54801 Phone: (888) 376-6777 www.crystalcreeknatural.com With large animal practice and industry experience, the Crystal Creek staff veterinarian provides common sense insight into nutritional programs that aid and support optimum performance of organic, sustainable as well as for conventional livestock production. Cuprem, Inc. 202 North Smith Avenue Kenesaw, NE 68956 Phone: (800) 228-4253 Fax: (402) 752-3397 www.cuprem.com Environmental Care & Share, Inc. 822 Shady Glen Martinez, CA 94553 www.ecands.net Northeast Homeopathic Products 563 Massachusetts Avenue Acton, MA 01720 Phone: (800) 551-3611 Fax: (978) 263-2305

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Helfter Feeds, Inc. PO Box 266 Osco, IL 61274 Phone: (866) 435-3837 www.helfterfeeds.com Rincon-Vitova Insectaries, Inc. PO Box 1555 Ventura, CA 93002 Phone: (800) 248-2847 Fax: (805) 643-6267 www.rinconvitova.com Spalding Laboratories 760 Printz Road Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 Phone: (888) 880-1579 Fax: (866) 738-9632 www.spalding-labs.com St. Albans Coop Store 140 Federal Street St. Albans, VT 05478 Phone: (802) 524-9366 Fax: (802) 527-0751 www.stalbanscoopstore.com Synergy Animal Products 1681 Schubert Road Bethel, PA 19507 Phone: (717) 933-9791 www.synergyanimalproducts.com

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Quality Milk Production Services 22 Thornwood Drive Ithaca, NY 14850 Phone: (607) 255-8202 Thorvin Kelp, USA PO Box 458 New Castle, VA 24127 Phone: (800) 464-0417 www.thorvin.com Van Beek Scientific 3689 460th Street Orange City, IA 51041 Phone: (800) 346-5311 Fax: (712) 737-2878 www.vanbeeknaturalscience.com Washington Homeopathic Products, Inc. 260 JR Hawvermale Way Berkley Springs, WV 25411 Phone: (304) 258-2541 www.homeopathyworks.com

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Markets and Distributors Basis Holdings 420 West 14th Street, Suite 2NE Phone: (212) 334-5544 www.basisfoods.com info@basisfoods.com

New York, NY 10014

∞ Community Markets 173 Main Street, 3rd Floor Ossining, NY 10562 Phone: (914) 923-4837 Fax: (914) 801-2336 www.communitymarkets.biz mhaas@communitymarkets.biz This year marks the 20th anniversary of Community Markets, an organizer of farmers markets in Rockland and Westchester counties as well as New York City. In 1991 Miriam Haas began her relentless search for farm fresh, healthy food by developing a farmers market in her town of Ossining in Westchester County. Twenty years and over twenty farmers markets later she has stayed true to her mission to connect communities with the region’s freshest and most nutritious food, and provide hard-working farmers with high return direct marketing opportunities.

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∞ Dairy Marketing Services Organic 5001 Brittonfield Parkway Syracuse, NY 13221 Phone: (888) 589-6455 www.dairymarketingservices.com Dairy Marketing Services (DMS) is a milk-marketing organization that serves dairy producers and the industry by combining the milk supplies of independent and cooperative farms for the purposes of creating efficiency and the reduction of cost on milk assembly, field services and transportation. With DMS, all dairy producers can effectively and efficiently market milk in the most profitable manner. Empire Organics, LLC 693 Stone Quarry Hill Road Phone: (607) 656-4142 www.getnymilk.com

Greene, NY 13778

Farmers Market Federation of New York 117 Highbridge Street, Suite U-3 Fayetteville, NY 13066 Phone: (315) 637-4690 Fax: (315) 637-4691 www.nyfarmersmarket.com Fulton Stall Market, South Street Seaport 19 Fulton Street, Suite 200 New York, NY 10038 Phone: (646) 822-6930 www.fultonstallmarket.com

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∞ Horizon Organic 7895 Tackabury Road Canastota, NY 13032 Phone: (315) 272-3218 Fax: (315) 366-0014 www.horizonorganic.com For nearly 20 years, the Horizon® team has been united by a single common goal: to bring you the very best organic dairy products we can. We do it because we’re organic pioneers, animal lovers, health nuts and everyday business people. But most of all we do it because we’re milk drinkers, and parents, just like you. ∞ Organic Valley One Organic Way LaFarge, WI 54639 Phone: (888) 809-9297 Fax: (608) 625-3019 www.organicvalley.coop If a company is going to make a difference in today’s world, it’s going to have to think differently. At Organic Valley, our philosophy and decisions are based on the health and welfare of people, animals and the earth. We’re a mission-driven cooperative, owned by family farmers, and we’ve been leaders in organic agriculture from the very beginning. Regional Access 1609 Trumansburg Road Trumansburg, NY 14886 Phone: (607) 387-5150 www.regionalaccess.net

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Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop 22275 Anderson Hollow Road Hustontown, PA 17229 Phone: (814) 448-2173 Fax: (814) 448-2333 www.tog.coop United Ag Services/Organic Dairy Farmers Cooperative, Inc. 12 North Park Street Seneca Falls, NY 13148 Phone: (800) 326-4251 Upstate Niagara Cooperative, Inc. 7115 West Main Road Leroy, NY 14482 Phone: (585) 768-2247 x6225 www.upstatefarms.com emailus@upstatefarms.com Winter Sun Farms 195 Huguenot Street New Paltz, NY 12561 Phone: (845) 255-1699 www.wintersunfarms.com

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Nurseries

Nurseries Adams County Nursery, Inc. 26 Nursery Road Aspers, PA 17304 Phone: (717) 677-8105 Fax: (717) 677-4124 www.acnursery.com ∞ Catskill Native Nursery 607 Samsonville Road Kerhonks, NY 12446 Phone: (845) 626-2758 www.catskillnativenursery.com info@catskillnativenursery.com Catskill Native Nursery offers over 600 species of perennials, herbs, ornamental and fruiting shrubs and trees, water lilies and wetland plants. We can help you obtain that hard-to-find heirloom edible or rare woodland ephemeral. We believe supporting bio-diversity starts in our own gardens. The nursery is located on an 1840’s homestead surrounded by meadow and woodlands. Central NY Nursery & Landscape Association 5818 East Molloy Road Syracuse, NY 13201 Phone: (315) 458-5717

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Cummins Nursery 1408 Trumansburg Road Ithaca, NY 14850 Phone: (607) 227-6147 www.cumminsnursery.com cumminsnursery@gmail.com ∞ The Cutting Garden, LLC 4055 State Route 52 Youngsville, NY 12791 Phone: (845) 482-3333 www.thecuttinggarden.org cuttinggarden@hvc.rr.com This garden features 100 varieties of flowers, herbs & vegetables. Primarily a pick your own garden, but flower arrangements are available for special events. Retail store & barn adjacent to garden features garden accessories, fair trade items, antique tools and collectibles. Ginger Creek Nursery 772 North Street Norfolk, CT 06058 Phone: (860) 542-5143 Griffin Greenhouse & Nursery Supplies 1 Ellis Drive Auburn, NY 13021 Phone: (978) 851-4346 Fax: (315) 255-0580 www.griffins.com mhamm@griffinmail.com

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Hicks Nurseries, Inc. 100 Jericho Turnpike Westbury, NY 11590 Phone: (516) 334-0066 www.hicksnurseries.com hickinfo@hicksnurseries.com ∞ Hydroponic Garden Centers, Inc. 14649 Horace Harding Expressway Flushing, NY 11367 Phone: (718) 762-8880 Fax: (718) 762-6596 www.hydroponicgarden.com • sales@growny.com Retail organic hydroponic & greenhouse supply. We carry compost and compost tea brewers & supplies, drip irrigation, organic seed and pest control, propagation trays, vermiculture and bio-dynamic preps, horticultural lightning and books. Open seven days a week and we offer free consultations. ∞ McEnroe Organic Farm Associates, LLC 194 Coleman Station Road Millerton, NY 12546 Phone: (518) 789-3252 Fax: (518) 789-6537 www.mcenroeorganicfarm.com • info@mcenroefarm.com Farming over 1000 acres in the Harlem Valley, New York, McEnroe Organic Farm is committed to organic and sustainable agriculture. The farm produces certified organic produce, meats and garden transplants. Our compost and soil is approved for organic production and available in bulk, wholesale, and retail.

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Miller’s Nursery 5060 West Lake Road Canandaigua, NY 14424 Phone: (800) 836-9630 www.millernurseries.com jmiller@millernurseries.com Nine-Jay Nursery & Greenhouses 244 State Route 9J Stuyvesant, NY 12173 Phone: (518) 828-4123 Fax: (518) 828-5846 Northern Nurseries of New York 8633 US Route 11 Cicero, NY 13039 Phone: (315) 699-3999 Fax: (315) 699-4398 www.robertbaker.com cicero@northernnurseries.com ∞ Saratoga Organics 19 Front Street Ballston, NY 12020 Phone: (518) 885-2005 Fax: (518) 885-2754 www.saratogaorganics.com info@saratogaorganics.com Locally owned retail organic and hydroponic gardening supply store located in Ballston Spa, New York. We carry a vast selection of various fertilizers, nutrients, pest controls, and lighting equipment.

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∞ St. Lawrence Nurseries 325 State Highway 345 Potsdam, NY 13676 Phone: (315) 265-6739 www.sln.potsdam.ny.us trees@sln.potsdam.ny.us St. Lawrence Nurseries has produced northern climate fruit and nut trees for 30 years, offering customers in the coldest places the chance to successfully “grow their own”! We also offer berry bushes, grapes, currants, elderberries, and other edible landscape plants. Free catalog available. Schlabach’s Nursery 2784 Murdock Road Medina, NY 14103 Phone: (866) 600-5203 Sollecito Landscaping Nursery 4094 Howlette Hill Road Syracuse, NY 13215 Phone: (315) 468-1142 Sprainbrook Nursery, Inc. 448 Underhill Road Scarsdale, NY 10583 Phone: (914) 723-2382 Fax: (914) 723-1677 www.sprainbrook.com

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Twin Oaks Nursery, Inc. 4107 North Court Street Syracuse, NY 13206 Phone: (315) 437-9678 White Oak Nursery PO Box 559 Stanly, NY 14561 Phone: (315) 789-3509 www.whiteoaknursery.biz

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Seed and Transplant Suppliers Agriculver Seeds 2059 Route 98 Trumansburg, NY 14886 Phone: (607) 387-5788 Fax: (607) 387-5789 ∞ Albert Lea Seed House 1414 West Main Street Albert Lea, MN 56007 Phone: (800) 352-5247 Fax: (507) 373-7032 www.alseed.com seedhouse@alseed.com We are an independent, 3rd generation family-owned and operated company that serve the agricultural community across the United States. We have been in the seed business for almost 90 years. The Albert Lea Seed House offers you high quality field seeds from Viking Brand seed corn, Viking Brand soybeans, cool-season grasses, pasture mixes and alfalfas to organic seed, small grain, annual forages, cover crops, native grasses, and forbs. We also have a huge selection of sweet corn and garden seed. We strive to offer a wide variety of seeds that provide the greatest freedom of choice to our farm families. ∞ American Organic Seed 304 Anson St PO Box 385 Warren, IL 61087-0385 Phone: Phone: (866) 471-9465 www.american-organic.com request@american-organic.com

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Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company 2278 Baker Creek Road Mansfield, MO 65704 Phone: (417) 924-8897 Fax: (417) 924-8897 www.rareseeds.com seeds@rareseeds.com ∞ Bejo Seeds, Inc 1088 Healey Road Geneva, NY 14456 Phone: (315) 789-4155 Fax: (315) 789-1961 www.bejoseeds.com info@bejoseeds.com The Organic Seed Program launched by Bejo focuses not only on organic seed production, but also on organic breeding. Bejo has for many years been supplying its products to organic farmers and growers. We recently increased our range of organic varieties. Other varieties of our assortment are mostly available as non chemically treated seed. After harvest only organic treatments are used.

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∞ Big John’s Garden 17356 Hill Rd Klamath Falls, OR 97603 Phone: Phone: (541) 798-5941 www.bigjohnsgarden.com deyjohn@centurylink.net Big John’s Garden supplies high quality certified organic garlic and shallots to retail outlets, individuals and growers. We are particularly proud of our planting stock quality and supply may growers throughout the US. Our growing environment east of the Cascades in Southern Oregon is perfect for these crops. We have 12 varieties of garlic and shallots and are certified organic by Oregon Tilth. ∞ Blue River Hybrids 27087 Timber Road Kelley, Iowa 50134 Phone: (800) 370-7979 www.blueriverorgseed.com info@blueriverorgseed.com Blue River Hybrids is an organic, non-GMO seed company offering a wide range of maturities for grain and silage specific corn hybrids, aphid resistant soybeans, and food grade soybeans. Blue River Hybrids is the only source for organic BMR seed and organic sunflower seed in the US. What makes us unique is our dedication to the organic farmer and our ability to consistently bring new products to market that perform reliably in organic environments. Organic farmers choose Blue River Hybrids for dependable performance, backed by an ongoing commitment to organic product development.

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Bourdeau Brothers 590 Mason Road Champlain, NY 12919 Phone: (518) 298-8877 www.bourdeaubrothers.com Burpee Seeds 300 Park Avenue Warminster, PA 18974 Phone: (800) 888-1447 www.burpee.com Catskill Seed Conservatory Hc1, Box 309 Denver, NY 12421 heirloom@catskill.net Doeblers Seed 202 Tiadaghton Avenue Phone: (800) 853-2676 www.doeblers.com

Jersey Shore, PA 17740

Fedco Seeds PO Box 520 Waterville, ME 04903 Phone: (207) 873-7333 Fax: (207) 430-1106 www.fedcoseeds.com

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Great Harvest Organics 6803 East 276th Street Atlanta, IN 46031 Phone: (317) 98-6685 www.greatharvestorganics.com amy@greatharvestorganics.com ∞ Green Haven Open-Pollinated Seed 8225 Wessels Road Avoca, NY 14809 Phone: (607) 566-9253 www.openpollinated.com opcorn@gmail.com Green Haven Open-Pollinated Seed Group is an organization of seedsmen based in western N.Y. They are focusing on improving OP varieties for silage, grain and wildlife plots. Many varieties are available certified organic. We work with several types of open field corn seed as well as open pollinated sweet corn, popcorn and pumpkin seeds. Gro-Mor Seeders, Inc. 281 West Mountain Road Adams, MA 01220 Phone: (413) 743-2064 Fax: (413) 743-2935 www.gro-morent.com

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∞ Harris Seeds 355 Paul Road Rochester, NY 14624 Phone: (800) 544-7938 Fax: (877) 892-9197 www.harrisseeds.com growers@harrisseeds.com Since its founding in 1879, Harris Seeds has provided high-quality seeds and supplies to growers and gardeners. Harris Seeds now offers an expanded selection of untreated and organic vegetable and cut flower seeds, plus certified organic vegetable plugs and onion transplants. In addition, growers will find supplies for organic systems, including OMRI approved crop inputs like newly-available Worm Power. Worm Power is a university-tested, highly-effective, earthworm compost fertilizer made in New York’s Finger Lakes region. It improves plant growth, has been shown to suppress Pythium “damping off” in laboratory studies, and is safe to use around people and pets. Heirloom Seeds 287 E Finley Drive West Finley, PA 15377 Phone: (412) 384-0852 www.heirloomseeds.com

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∞ High Mowing Organic Seeds 76 Quarry Road Wolcott, VT 05680 Phone: (802) 472-6174 Fax: (802) 472-3201 www.highmowingseeds.com questions@highmowingseeds.com High Mowing Organic Seeds is an independently owned, farm-based seed company dedicated to providing organic farmers and gardeners with the highest quality certified organic seed. We offer over 500 varieties of heirloom, open-pollinated and hybrid vegetables, flowers, herbs, potatoes, garlic and cover crops. Hudson Valley Seed Library 484 Mettacahonts Road Accord, NY 12404 Phone: (845) 626-4910 www.seedlibrary.com ∞ Johnny’s Selected Seeds 955 Benton Avenue Winslow, ME 04901 Phone: (877) 564-6697 Fax: (207) 861-8377 www.johnnyseeds.com communications@johnnyseeds.com Johnny’s Selected Seeds is an employee-owned, international seed retailer headquartered in Winslow, Maine. The company was established in 1973 by Founder and Chairman, Rob Johnston, Jr. Johnny’s mission is helping families, friends, and communities to feed one another by providing superior seeds, tools, information, and service.

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∞ King’s Agriseeds, Inc. 96 Paradise Lane Ronks, PA 17572 Phone: (717) 687-4331 Fax: (717) 687-4331 www.kingsagriseeds.com info@kingsagriseeds.com King’s AgriSeeds services the Middle Atlantic and New England regions of the United States by providing a full line of forages, Masters Choice corn hybrids and cover crops. Lackawanna Products Corporation 8545 Main Street Williamsville, NY 14221 Phone: (716) 633-1940 x238 Fax: (716) 633-1490 Letherman’s Seed Company, Inc. PO box 140 Seneca Castle, NY 14547 Phone: (716) 526-5427 Fax: (716) 526-5728

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∞ Lighthouse Gardens 229 Ontario Street Honeoye Falls, NY 14472 Phone: (585) 582-5725 www.lighthouse-gardens.com • todd@lighthouse-gardens.com Lighthouse Gardens is a certified organic greenhouse operation specializing in herb and vegetable transplants for both wholesale and retail customers. We grow custom orders for organic farmers, finished plants for garden centers and a large offering of herb, vegetable, annual and perennial plants for retail customers.  We also offer our custom blend of organic compost based potting soil under our brand “The Living Earth Organic Potting Soil.” The Maine Potato Lady PO Box 65 Guilford, ME 04443 Phone: (207) 343-2270 www.mainepotatolady.com customer-service@mainepotatolady.com Mara Seed Company, Inc. 4451 Route 89 Marathon, NY 13803 Phone: (607) 849-7871 McGeary’s Organics, Inc. PO Box 299 Lancaster, PA 17608 Phone: (800) 624-3279 Fax: (717) 394-6931 www.mcgearyorganics.com

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Molasses Hill Organic Farm 8546 State Route 408 Nunda, NY 14517 Phone: (585) 468-3817 New England Seed Company 3580 Main Street, Building 10 Hartford, CT 06120 Phone: (800) 783-7891 www.neseed.com sales@neseed.com P & P Seed Company 56 Union Street Hamburg, NY 14075 www.pandpseed.com Page Seed Company 1A Green Street, PO Box 158 Greene, NY 13778 Phone: (607) 656-4107 Fax: (607) 656-5316 www.pageseed.com info@pageseed.com Pinetree Garden Seeds PO Box 300 New Glouster, ME 04620 Phone: (207) 926-3400 Fax: (207) 926-3886 www.superseeds.com pinetree@superseeds.com

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∞ Preferred Seed Company, Inc. 575 Kennedy Road Buffalo, NY 14227 Phone: (716) 895-7333 Fax: (716) 895-3421 www.preferredseed.com ed@preferredseed.com Wholesale distributor of certified organic and untreated forage seed to seed dealers in New York, Pennsylvania and New England. Reed’s Seeds 3334 NYS Route 215 Cortland, NY 13045 Phone: (607) 753-9095 Rohrer Seeds P.L. Rohrer & Bro., Inc. 2472 Old Philadelphia Pike Smoketown, PA 17576 Phone: (717) 299-2571 Fax: (800) 468-4944 www.rohrerseeds.com info@rohrerseeds.com Rupp Seeds, Inc. 738 Castle Street Geneva, NY 14456 Phone: (315) 719-0100 Fax: (315) 258-9437

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Scheeren Seed Company 599 Verbeck Avenue Schaghticoke, NY 12154 Phone: (518) 753-7709 Schuster Seeds 1833 Route 89 Seneca Falls, NY 13148 Phone: (315) 568-9337 ∞ Seeds of Change PO Box 4908 Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220 Phone: (888) 762-7333 www.seedsofchange.com We are committed to safeguarding your health and that of the planet. Organic, sustainable agriculture produces healthy soils, naturally rich and balanced in the nutrients plants need. Seed Savers Exchange 3094 North Winn Road Decorah, IA 52101 Phone: (563) 382-5990 Fax: (563) 382-5872 www.seedsavers.org laura@seedsavers.org

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∞ Seedsower Farm 420 Harrison Drive Centerport, NY 11721 Phone: (631) 423-8257 www.seedsowerfarm.com All vegetables, herbs and flowers are grown using organic and sustainable practices. Over 25 varieties of mixed vegetables and herbs will be offered at our farmstand every Thursday from May-September. Herb, vegetable and annual edible flower transplants will also be available for sale starting May. Seedsower Farm adheres to the Northeast Organic Farming Association’s Farmers Pledge. Seedway, LLC 99 Industrial Road Elizabethtown, PA 17022 Phone: (800) 952-7333 Fax: (800) 645-2574 www.seedway.com vegseed@seedway.com farmseed@seedway.com turfseed@seedway.com Silver Heights Farm 216 Eggler Road Jeffersonville, NY 12748 Phone: (845) 482-3608 www.silverheightsfarm.com nursery@silverheightsfarm.com

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Southern Exposure Seed Exchange PO Box 460 Mineal, VA 23117 Phone: (540) 894-9480 Fax: (540) 894-9481 www.southernexposure.com Starflower Farm 243 Tubbs Hill Road Candor, NY 13743 Phone: (607) 659-3469 Starflower.farm@gmail.com Stokes Seeds, Inc. PO Box 548 Buffalo, NY 14240 Phone: (800) 396-9238 Fax:(888) 834-3334 www.stokeseeds.com stokes@stokeseeds.com Superior Organic Grains, Ltd. N 7076 Highway C Seymour, WI 54165 Phone: (920) 833-6953 Fax: (920) 833-2751 Territorial Seed Company 20 Palmer Ave Cottage Grove, OR 97424 Phone: (800) 626-0866 Fax: (888) 657-3131 www.territorialseed.com info@territorialseed.com

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∞ Turtle Tree Seed 10 White Birch Road Copake, NY 12516 Phone: (518) 329-3038 Fax: (518) 329-7955 www.turtletreeseed.og turtle@taconic.net We are a small, nonprofit seed company that sells 100% openpollinated vegetable, herb and flower seeds, all grown using biodynamic practices both in our own seed garden and by other farmers and gardeners who use biodynamic methods. All our seed is non-GMO, non-hybrid, never treated, and grown without the use of chemical inputs. All of our seed is certified biodynamic and many varieties are also certified organic. Vermont Offseason Organics 4818 Snake Mountain Road Weybridge, VT 05753 Phone: (802) 349-9325 www.vermontgrowersguide.com info@vtorganicplugs.com Vesey’s Seeds, Ltd. PO Box 9000 Calais, ME 04619 Phone (902) 368-7333 Fax: (800) 686-0329 www.veseys.com customerservice@veseys.com

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∞ Welter Seeds & Honey 17724 Highway 136 Onslow, IA 52321 Phone: (800) 470-3325 Fax: (563) 485-2764 www.welterseed.com info@welterseed.com We sell the following organic seed for farmers: alfalfa, barley, brome, buckwheat, clover, corn, fescue, festulolium, flax, oats, orchard grass, pasture mix, peas, pea oatlage, pea tritlage, plowdown mix, rye, ryegrass, soybeans, timothy, triticale, chicking vetch, hairy vetch and wheat.

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Soil Amendment Suppliers Agriculture Consulting Services, Inc. 1634 Monroe Avenue Rochester, NY 14618 Phone: (877) 310-1100 Fax: (877) 315-2200 www.acsoffice.com acs@acsoffice.com Agricultural Mineral Prospectors PO Box 866 Erin, ON N0B 1T0 Phone: (519) 855-4564 www.carbonatite.com jslack@carbonatite.com AMVAC Chemical Corporation 4162 Stein Highway Seaford, DE 19973 Phone: (302) 521-0801 www.amvac-chemical.com Arclay Natural Technologies 376 Broadway, Suite 26 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Phone: (877) 576-8286 Fax: (866) 552-5303 www.arclay.com info@arclay.com

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Biological Services International 4700 Clover Street Honeoye Falls, NY 14472 Phone: (585) 703-8760 Fax: (585) 624-5641 www.biologicalservices.com info@biologicalservices.com Bourdeau Brothers 590 Mason Road Champlain, NY 12919 Phone: (518) 298-8877 www.bourdeaubrothers.com Brookfield Ag Services 366 West Street Brookfield, VT 05036 Phone: (802) 276-3762 Compostwerks, LLC 487 E Main Street, Suite 160 Phone: (914) 273-9294 www.composetwerks.com info@compostwerks.com

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∞ Croswell Enterprises, Ltd. 534 N Marbletown Road Kingston, NY 12401 Phone: (845) 331-4232 www.croswellenterprises.com Croswell.enterprises@yahoo.com Croswell Enterprises has been producing bulk organic compost, soil and mulches for 42 years. Our Dynago Super Rich Compost is a popular product for certified organic growers. Our compost is a black, finely ground, nutrient rich compost high in nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. We service Mid-Hudson Valley and Catskill Mountain Region. ∞ Crystal Creek, Inc. 1600 Round House Road Spooner, WI 54801 Phone: (888) 376-6777 Fax: (715) 635-4323 www.crystalcreeknatural.com jan@crystalcreeknatural.com Crystal Creek offers a full line of livestock nutritional supplements, minerals, premixes, programs and technical consulting specifically designed for organic and sustainable livestock production. Crystal Creek’s highly experienced and professional staff, provides common sense technical support to producers about livestock nutrition, health and management issues.

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∞ Devine Gardens, LLC 7647 Broadfield Road Manlius, NY 13104 Phone: (315) 663-1675 www.devinegardensllc.com devinegardensllc@aol.com Devine Gardens produces vermicompost, an all-natural, nutrient and microbe rich soil amendment that will help your plants thrive. Made in Nelson, NY by composting worms and micro-organisms, it has a mild, earthy smell and texture, colon similar to coffee grounds. Eco Logic Land Care 481 1oth Avenue NE Naples, FL 34120 Phone: (239) 348-1302 Fax: (239) 348-3133 www.ecologiclandcare.com

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∞ The Fertrell Company 600 N. 2nd Street Bainbridge, PA 17502 Phone: (717) 367-1566 Fax: (717) 367-9319 www.fertrell.com 8 info@fertrell.com The Fertrell Company is the oldest natural and organic fertilizer blender in the United States, established in 1946. Since that time the company has maintained a focus on farming practices and inputs that increase the health and mineralization of the soil. The Fertrell Company has also been very active in the manufacturing of nutritional supplements for almost all types of farm animals and poultry. We strive to make all of our fertilizer, soil amendments and animal supplements acceptable for all organic producers to use. We make these blends to help improve the soil, the animals and the environment. Finger Lakes Organics 4330 State Route 228 Alpine, NY 14805 Phone: (607) 387-9803 G. Boucher Fertilizer 2124 Gore Road Highgate Center, VT 05459 Phone: (802) 868-3939 ∞ Kreher’s Poultry Farms 5411 Davison Road Clarence, NY 14031 Phone: (716) 759-6802 Fax: (716) 759-8687 Processors of compost from chicken manure.

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∞ Lancaster Ag Products 60 N Ronks Road Ronks, PA 17572 Phone: (717) 687-9222 Fax: (717) 687-9355 www.lancasterag.com • deb@lancasterag.com Natural and organic seeds, livestock nutrition products, and dry and liquid fertilizers. ∞ McEnroe Organic Farm Associates, LLC 194 Coleman Station Road Millerton, NY 12546 Phone: (518) 789-3252 Fax: (518) 789-6537 www.mcenroeorganicfarm.com • info@mcenroefarm.com Farming over 1000 acres in the Harlem Valley, New York, McEnroe Organic Farm is committed to organic and sustainable agriculture. The farm produces certified organic produce, meats and garden transplants. Our compost and soil is approved for organic production and available in bulk, wholesale, and retail. McGeary Organics, Inc. PO Box 299 Lancaster, PA 17608 Phone: (800) 624-3279 Fax: (717) 394-6931 www.mcgearyorganics.com Neptune’s Harvest Organic Fertilizers PO box 1183 Glouster, MA 01931 Phone: (978) 281-1414 Fax: (978) 283-4111 www.neptunesharvest.com 67


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∞ North Country Organics 203 Depot Street Bradford, VT 05033 Phone: (802) 222-4277 Fax: (202) 222-9661 www.norganics.com info@norganics.com North Country Organics manufactures and distributes natural fertilizers, soil amendments, and environmentally compatible pest controls. With wholesale distributors located throughout the central and northeastern regions of the U.S., we serve commercial and wholesale accounts. ∞ Nutritek, Inc. P.O. Box 5906 Salem, OR 97304 Phone: (503) 585-1180 www.naturalinsectrepellent.biz michael@nutritekinc.com At Nutritek we are committed to providing scientifically-based solutions to environmentally-related problems without the use of synthetic chemicals, poisons or other ingredients that can have a negative effect on human, animal or environmental health. We market and develop consumer, livestock, lawn, garden and aquatic products that equally meet four essential criteria: safety, effectiveness, sustainability, and all natural ingredients.

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∞ Organica Landscape Professional, Inc 506 Yaphank Middle Island Rd Yaphank, NY 11980 Phone: (631) 205-9399 www.organicalandscape.com Organica Landscape Professional is a full service design-build company serving Long Island, New York. Organica is owned and operated by Landscape Designer, Jennifer Garces. Our offerings include sustainable and eco-friendly design, landscape installation, garden maintenance, stonework, custom wood fence and irrigation. We specialize in reviving and restoring beautiful landscapes that have been improperly maintained. We incorporate only natural and organic products in our installations and maintenance programs. Organica Landscape Professionals is a committed group dedicated to the preservation and well-being of your property. Paramount Pest Elimination, Inc. PO Box 175 Patchoque, NY 11772 Phone: (800) 479-7919 Fax: (631) 475-6315 www.paramountpestelim.com paramountpest@optonline.net

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∞ Perdue AgriRecycle 28338 Enviro Way Seaford, DE 19973 Phone: (888) 268-2988 Fax: (302) 628-7943 www.perdueagrirecycle.com Perdue AgriRecycle’s microSTART60 line of organic fertilizers combines the benefits of organic products with ease-of-use and a consistent analysis. Veggiemat 4 Hidden Meadow Penfield, NY 14526 Phone: (585) 317-8676 www.veggiemat.com sales@veggiemat.com ∞ Vermont Compost Company 1996 Main Street Montpelier, VT 05602 Phone: (802) 223-6047 Fax: (802) 223-9028 www.vermontcompost.com sales@vermontcompost.com Vermont Compost is dedicated to making professional grade compost and living media for growing food crops and ornamental plants. Our compost, potting soils and custom growing media are acceptable for use in certified organic crop production. Our composting process meets the National Organic Program (NOP) standard requirements and Vermont Organic Farmers (VOF) the certification branch of NOFA VT approves our products.

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Events and Conferences NOFA-NY Winter Conference Hosted by NOFA-NY each January Contact NOFA-NY Office for details: 249 Highland Avenue Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: (585) 271-1979 Fax: (585) 271-7166 www.nofany.org conference@nofany.org NOFA-NY Organic Dairy and Field Crop Conference Hosted by NOFA-NY in the Spring Contact NOFA-NY Office for details: 249 Highland Avenue Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: (585) 271-1979 Fax: (585) 271-7166 www.nofany.org dairyconference@nofany.org NOFA Summer Conference Hosted at University of Massachusetts Amherst August 12-14, 2011 256 Sunset Avenue Amherst, MA 01003 www.nofasummerconference.org info@nofasummerconference.org

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NOFA-NY Organic Field Day Series Hosted by NOFA-NY throughout the year on farms throughout New York State Contact NOFA-NY Office for details: 249 Highland Avenue Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: (585) 271-1979 Fax: (585) 271-7166 www.nofany.org NOFA-NY CSA Fairs Hosted in various locations across NYS Contact NOFA-NY for details and dates 249 Highland Avenue Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: (585) 271-1979 Fax: (585) 271-7166 www.nofany.org/csafair

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Publications and Publishers Acres USA PO Box 91299 Austin, TX 78709 Phone: (512) 892-4400 Fax: (512) 892-4448 www.acresusa.com info@acresusa.com American Agriculturist Farm Progress 5227 B. Baltimore Pike Littleton, PA 17240 Phone: (717) 359-0150 Fax: (717) 359-0250 www.farmrprogress.com jvogel@farmprogress.com ATTRA-National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service PO Box 3838 Butte, MT 59702 Phone: (800) 346-9140 www.attra.ncat.org/management/contact.html BIRC-The Bio-Integral Resource Center PO Box 7414 Berkeley, CA 94707 Phone: (510) 524-2567 Fax: (510) 524-1758 www.birc.org birc@igc.org

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Canastota Publishing Group 130 East Center Street Canastota, NY 13032 Phone: (315) 697-9010 Fax: (315) 697-8496 www.canastotapublishing.com ∞ Chelsea Green Publishing 85 North Main Street, Suite 120 White River, VT 05001 Phone: (800) 639-4099 Fax: (802) 295-64 www.chelseagreen.com bbourne@chelseagreen.com Chelsea Green Publishing is regarded as the preeminent publisher of books on sustainable living. We seek to build a community of new voices that will empower and inspire individuals to reduce their ecological impact and participate in the restoration of healthy local communities, bioregional ecosystems and a diversity of cultures.

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∞ Country Folks Grower 6113 State Highway 5 Palantine Bridge, NY 13428 Phone: (800) 218-5586 x242 Fax: (518) 673-2381 www.cfgrower.com www.countryfolks.com Country Folks Grower is the premier multi-regional newspaper serving commercial horticulture. This monthly publication reaches over 35,000 subscribers in the commercial fruit, vegetable, greenhouse and nursery industry. Every issue of Country Folks Grower contains regional news and information of interest to growers, distributors and marketers. Countryside Publications 145 Industrial Drive Medford, WI 54451 Phone: (715) 785-7979 Fax: (715) 785-7414 www.countrysidemag.com

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∞ Sustainable Table 215 Lexington Avenue, Suite 1001 New York, NY 10016 Phone: (212) 991-1930 Fax: (212) 726-9160 www.gracelinks.org • info@sustainabletable.org Sustainable Table, a project for the Food Team at the GRACE Communications Foundation, advocates for and celebrates local sustainable food. Our website includes a veritable encyclopedia of information about sustainable food and the issues surrounding industrial agriculture. We are also home to the Eat Well Guide, a directory of 25,000 listings of local and sustainable food sources throughout the U.S. and Canada, and The Meatrix, a series of award-winning satirical animations (translated into over 30 languages) that expose the dark truths behind factory farm and industrial meat and dairy production. ∞ Farming: The Journal of Northeast Agriculture 374 Emerson Falls Road St.Johnsbury, VT 05819 Phone: (802) 748-8908 Fax: (802) 748-1866 www.farmingmagazine.com • www.farmingforumsite.com cstrong@mooserivermedia.com ‘Farming’, the Northeast’s most popular agriculture journal, is focused on the diverse agriculture activities in New York, New England and Pennsylvania. Every month, ‘Farming’ highlights all aspects of the industry including dairy, maple, vegetable and fruit growing, beef cattle, forestry and more.

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Focus on Farming 6 Central Street Moravia, NY 13118 comnewsmoravia@yahoo.com Graze Magazine PO Box 48 Belleville, WI 53508 Phone: (608) 455-3311 www.grazeonline.com graze@grazeonline.com Growing for Market PO Box 3747 Lawrence, KS 66046 Phone: (800) 307-8949 www.growingformarket.com Lancaster Farming PO Box 609 Ephrate, PA 17522 Phone: (717) 626-1164 Fax: (717) 733-6058 www.lancasterfarming.com farming@lancasterfarming.com

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The Milkweed PO Box 10 Brooklyn, WI 53521 Phone: (608) 455-2400 www.themilkweed.com The Natural Farmer 411 Sheldon Rd Barre, MA 01005 www.nofa.org/tnf ∞ New York Organic News 249 Highland Ave Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: (585) 271-1979 Fax: (585) 271-7166 www.nofany.org info@nofany.org NOFA-NY’s quarterly publication aimed at increasing our readers’ knowledge of organic production and keeping them information about policies, programs, and event affecting the organic community. Rodale News 33 East Minor Street Emmaus, PA 18098 Phone: (866) 387-0509 www.rodale.com customer_service@rodale.com 78


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Seedleaf PO Box 297 Floyd, VA 24091 Phone: Phone: (888) 595-4227 www.seedleaf.com/ hello@seedleaf.com The Small Farmer’s Journal 192 West Barclay Drive Sisters, OR 97759 Phone: (541) 549-2064 Fax: (541) 549-4403 www.smallfarmersjournal.com Small Farm Today 3903 West Ridge Trail Road Clark, MO 65243 Phone: (573) 687-3525 www.smallfarmtoday.com The Stockman Grass Farmer PO Box 2300 Ridgeland, MS 39158 Phone: (800) 748-9808 Fax: (601) 853-8087 www.stockmangrassfarmer.net

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Universities, Colleges, and Education Programs Alfred State College Center for Organic & Sustainable Agriculture 10 Upper College Drive Alfred, NY 14802 Phone: (607) 587-4714 http://www.alfredstate.edu/cosa/introduction ∞ Bard Center for Environmental Policy 30 Campus Road Annandale on Hudson, NY 12504 Phone: (845) 758-7071 Fax: (845) 758-7636 www.bard.edu/cep • cep@bard.edu The Bard Center for Environmental Policy (Bard CEP) promotes education, research and public seminars on critical issues relating to the natural and built environments. Our goal is to change the future by empowering environmental policies, taking advantage of the best available knowledge for policy making at the local, regional, national, and international levels. College of the Atlantic, Sustainable Food Systems 105 Eden Street Bar Harbor, ME 04609 Phone: (207) 288-5015 Fax: (207) 288-4126 www.coa.edu

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Cornell Cooperative Extension www.cce.cornell.edu Cornell Cooperative Extension Vegetable Team 141 Fonclair Terrace Johnstown, NY 12095 Phone: (518) 429-6304 www.cce.cornell.edu cls263@cornell.edu Cornell University Center for Local Food & Agriculture 123 Anabel Taylor Hall Ithaca, NY 14853 Phone: (607) 254-4636 www.cornell.edu Farm Beginnings Program, Hawthorne Valley Farm 327 Route 21C Ghent, NY 12075 Phone: (518) 672-7500 www.hawthornevalleyfarm.com

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∞ The Farm School 488 Moore Hill Road Athol, MA 01331 Phone: (978) 248-9427 www.farmschool.org Patrick@farmschool.org The Farm School is an educational farm in north central Massachusetts. We offer a 1 year program for adults who want to pursue organic farming. The program has a comprehensive approach, using both the classroom and the 150-member CSA as a way to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in agriculture. Finger Lake Permaculture Institute 2962 Swamp Road Alpine, NY 14805 Phone: (607) 527-0607 www.fingerlakespermaculture.org GAIA Northeast PO Box 626 Stone Ridge, NY 12484 Phone: (845) 594-4518 www.gaianortheast.org

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Goldenheart University, LLC 2515 Tower Mountain Road Stamford, NY 12167 Phone: (607) 652-9137 ∞ Green Mountain College 1 Brennan Circle Poultney, VT 05764 www.greenmtn.edu At the heart of the College’s environmental mission is the 37-credit Environmental Liberal Arts General Education Program, which all GMC students complete. ELA combines the skills and content of a strong liberal arts course of study with a focus on the environment. ∞ Greenmarket, New Farmer Development Program 51 Chambers Street, Suite 1231 New York, NY 10007 Phone: (212) 341-2256 http://www.grownyc.org/greenmarket/nfdp The New Farmer Development Project (NFDP) identifies, educates, and supports immigrants with agricultural experience to establish their own economically and environmentally sustainable small farm businesses in the NYC region.

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Hampshire College Farm Center 893 West Street Amherst, MA 01002 Phone: (413) 549-4600 www.hampshire.edu Hancock Permaculture Center 372 West Front Street Hancock, NY 13783 Phone: (917) 771-9382 www.hancockpermaculture.org ∞ Lead NY Program 114 Kennedy Hall Ithaca, NY 14853 Phone: (607) 255-7907 Fax: (607) 255-7905 www.leadny.org LEAD New York, a two-year program of seminars, workshops and field travel, is for committed individuals who wish to step up and make a difference in our state’s food, agricultural, and natural resource industries. Our alumni include growers, lenders, shippers, retailers, educators, marketers, consultants and others just like you. Monroe Community College Agricultural & Life Science Institute 1000 East Henrietta Boulevard Rochester, NY 14623 Phone: (585) 292-2065 Fax: (585) 292-3866 www.monroecc.edu/depts/agriculture rking@monroecc.edu

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New Roots Charter School 116 North Cayuga Ithaca, NY 14850 www.newrootsschool.org mwright@newrootsschool.org North Country School Farm & Garden 4382 Cascade Road Lake Placid, NY 12946 Phone: (518) 523-9329 www.nct.org Paul Smith’s College PO Box 265 Paul Smiths, NY 12970 Phone: (518) 327-6437 www.paulsmiths.edu ∞ The Pfeiffer Center 260 Hungry Hollow Road Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 Phone: (845) 352-5020 x 20 Fax: (845) 352-5071 www.pfeiffercenter.org • info@pfeiffercenter.org The mission The Pfeiffer Center is to teach and spread awareness of the biodynamic method, which takes agriculture and land care beyond conventional notions of “sustainability” to demonstrate actual improvement in soil vitality and in the taste and nutritional quality of produce. Offerings include a one-year part time training in Biodynamics, a twelve-month full time internship program, one and two-day workshops on a variety of topics, and experiential environmental education for children. 85


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∞ St. Lawrence University 23 Romoda Drive Canton, NY 13617 Phone: (315) 229-5011 www.stlawu.edu The mission of St. Lawrence University is to provide an inspiring and demanding undergraduate education in the liberal arts to students selected for their seriousness of purpose and intellectual promise. ∞ Skidmore College 815 North Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Phone: (518) 580-5865 www.skidmore.edu Founded more than a century ago and located in Saratoga Springs, New York, on a beautiful 890-acre campus, Skidmore is a highly regarded liberal arts college known for its creative approaches to just about everything. The college’s core belief: creative thought matters.

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State University of New York Agricultural & Technical College PO Box 901, 80 Eaton Street Morrisville, NY 13408 Phone: (800) 258-0111 www.morrisville.edu

State Route 7 Cobleskill, NY 12043 Phone: (518) 255-5700 www.cobleskill.edu

34 Cornell Drive Canton, NY 13617 Phone: (315) 386-7011 www.canton.edu

1 Hawk Drive New Paltz, NY 12561 Phone: (845) 257-7869 www.newpaltz.edu

Sterling College of Sustainable Agriculture PO Box 72 Craftsbury Common, VT 05827 Phone: (802) 586-7711 www.sterlingcollege.edu

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Sustainable Agriculture Education Association www.sustainableaged.org University of Maine Sustainable Agriculture Program 5713 Chadbourne Hall Orono, ME 04469 Phone: 207) 581-1561 Fax: 207-581-1213 www.umaine.edu University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Agriculture 101 University Drive, Ste. C1Â Amherst, MA 01002-2376 Phone: (413) 545-4800 Fax: (413) 545-6555 www.extension.umass.edu/agriculture University of New Hampshire College of Life Sciences & Agriculture 4 Garrison Avenue Durham, NH 03824 Phone: (603) 862-0077 www.unh.edu University of Vermont Center for Sustainable Agriculture 85 South Prospect Street Burlington, VT 05405 Phone: (802) 656-3131 www.uvm.edu

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Vassar College 124 Raymond Avenue Phone: (800) 827-7270 www.vassar.edu

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Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Vermont Technical College, Diversified Agriculture PO Box 500 Randolph Center, VT 05061 Phone: (800) 442-8821 www.vtc.edu

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Farming & Agriculture Associations Agricultural Stewardship Association 14 Main Street, Suite 100 Greenwich, NY 12834 Phone: (518) 692-7720 Fax: (518) 692-7720 www.agstewardship.org ∞ American Farmland Trust: NE Regional Office 112 Spring Street, Suite 207 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Phone: (518) 581-0078 Fax: (518) 581-0079 www.farmland.org American Farmland Trust is the nation’s leading conservation organization dedicated to saving America’s farm and ranch land, promoting environmentally sound farming practices and supporting a sustainable future for farms. Center for Agricultural Development & Entrepreneurship (CADE), Inc. 25 Elm Street, Suite 3 Oneonta, NY 13820 Phone: (607) 433-2545 Fax: (607) 581-4028 www.cadefarms.org

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∞ Genesee Valley/Finger Lakes Center for Sustainable Living 19 Jacques Street Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: (585) 244-2711 The Center for Sustainable Living is a 501(c)(3) non-profit teaching and demonstration center concerned with all aspects of sustainable living. We are located in the Genesee Valley / Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. Central NY Land Trust NY Agricultural Land Trust PO Box 121 Preble, NY 13141 Phone: (607) 591-4411 www.nyalt.org maureen.nyalt@gmail.com ∞ CT-NOFA P.O. Box 164 Stevenson, CT 06941 Phone: (203) 888-5146 Fax: (203) 888-9280 www.ctnofa.org ctnofa@ctnofa.org CT-NOFA is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening the practices of ecologically sound farming and gardening, and to the development of local sustainable agriculture.

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Domestic and Heritage Animal Rescue and Management Advocates Inc. 144 Genesee Street, Suite 102-299 Auburn, NY 13021 Phone: (315) 252-2728 www.dharma-usa.org Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute 2962 Swamp Road Alpine, NY 14805 Phone: (607) 527-0607 www.fingerlakespermaculture.org ∞ Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative 99 N Broad St Norwich, NY 13815-1149 Phone: (612) 801-3506 www.glci.org karen.hoffman2@ny.usda.gov The Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative (GLCI) was founded to provide high quality technical assistance on privately owned grazing lands on a voluntary basis and to increase the awareness of the importance of grazing land resources. Groundwork Hudson Valley 22 Main Street Yonkers, NY 10701 Phone: (914) 375-2151 www.groundworkhv.org

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∞ IPM Laboratories 980 Main Street Locke, NY 13092 Phone: (315) 497-2063 Fax: (315) 497-3129 www.ipmlabs.com ipminfo@ipmlabs.com IPM Labs’ mission is to supply beneficial organisms for the biological controls of pests and to support their successful use. We produce 7 species of beneficial organisms and distribute more than 45 other species. Our natural enemies control flies, spidermites, aphids, whiteflies, thrips, fungus gnats, mealybugs and scales. ∞ Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) PO Box 170, 294 Crosby Brook Road Unity, ME 04988 Phone: (207) 568-4142 Fax: (207) 568-4141 www.mofga.org mofga@mofga.org Building Maine’s local, organic agriculture for 40 years! Offering: publications; directories; organic certification; farming, gardening and forestry training; Common Ground Country Fair and other events; and public policy initiatives. ∞ New York Center for Agricultural Medicine and Health One Atwell Rd Cooperstown, NY 13326 Phone: (800) 343-7527 www.nycamh.com info@nycamh.org

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∞ New York Farm Bureau 159 Wolf Road, PO Box 5330 Albany, NY 12205 Phone: (518) 438-8495 Fax: (518) 815-1951 www.nyfb.org The mission of New York Farm Bureau is “To Serve And Strengthen Agriculture.” Farm Bureau is a non-governmental, volunteer organization financed and controlled by member families for the purpose of solving economic and public policy issues challenging the agricultural industry. New York Farm Viability Institute 159 Dwight Park Circle, Suite 104 Syracuse, NY 13209 Phone: (315) 453-3823 www.nyfvi.org ∞ New York Food Trader 621 Skytop Road, Suite 1000 Syracuse, NY 13210 Phone: (315) 443-8488 www.nyfoodtrader.org Environmental Finance Center at Syracuse University New York State Agricultural Outreach 9340 Long Pond Road Croghan, NY 13327 Phone: (315) 346-1222 www.nyag-ed.org

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New York State Vegetable Growers Association PO Box 4256 Ithaca, NY 14852 Phone: (315) 986-9320 https://nysvga.org/ info@nysvga.org New York Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (NYSAWG) 19 Penfield Street Buffalo, NY 14213 Phone: (716) 316-5839 www.nysawg.org ∞ NOFA Massachusetts 411 Sheldon Road Barre, MA 01005 Phone: (978) 355-2853 Fax: (978) 355-4046 www.nofamass.org nofa@nofamass.org NOFA/Mass is a community including farmers, gardeners, landscapers and consumers working to educate members and the general public about the benefits of local organic systems based on complete cycles, natural materials, and minimal waste for the health of individual beings, communities and the living planet.

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∞ NOFA New Hampshire 4 Park Street Ste 208 Concord, NH 03301-2042 Phone: (603) 224-5022 Fax: (603) 228-6492 www.nofanh.org info@nofanh.org We actively promote organic and sustainable local food systems through regenerative and ecologically-sound land care, farming, and gardening for healthy communities. ∞ NOFA New Jersey 334 River Road Hillsborough, NJ 08844 Phone: (908) 371-1111 Fax: (908) 371-1441 www.nofanj.org info@nofanj.org Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Jersey (NOFA-NJ) is dedicated to supporting sustainable food and agriculture in New Jersey through education, technical assistance, and policy action. ∞ NOFA Rhode Island 247 Evans Rd Chepachet, RI 02814 Phone: (401) 523-2653 www.nofari.org nofari@live.com Northeast Organic Farming Association of Rhode Island is dedicated to supporting sustainable food and agriculture in Rhode Island.

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∞ NOFA Vermont PO Box 697 39 Bridge Street, Second Floor Richmond, VT 054770697 Phone: (802) 434-4122 Fax: (802) 434-4154 www.nofavt.org info@nofavt.org The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont is a nonprofit association of farmers, gardeners, and consumers working to promote an economically viable and ecologically sound Vermont food system for the benefit of current and future generations. ∞ Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance 30 Keets Rd Deerfield, MA 01342 Phone: (413) 772-0444 www.organicmilk.org NODPA is the largest grass roots organization of organic dairy producers and has remained true to its original goal of advocating on behalf of producers, regardless of who they sold their milk to, for a sustainable pay price plus protect the integrity of the USDA Organic regulations.

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∞ Northeastern IPM Center Cornell University 145 The Insectary Building Ithaca, NY 14853 Phone: (607) 255-8879 www.northeastipm.org ckk3@cornell.edu Got a pest question? Need a grant? The Northeastern IPM Center provides information on integrated pest management on its website and through its newsletters and publications. By partnering with the USDA, it offers grants to those seeking to research novel pest management techniques and to educate others about them. Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) PO Box 419 Millheim, PA 16854 Phone: (814) 349-9856 www.pasafarming.org info@pasafarming.org

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∞ Peconic Land Trust PO Box 1776 Southampton, NY 11969 Phone: (631) 283-3195 www.peconiclandtrust.org info@peconiclandtrust.org The Peconic Land Trust, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, was established in 1983 by John v.H. Halsey and a small group of local residents to ensure the protection of Long Island’s working farms, natural lands, and heritage. Regional Farm & Food Project 57 Spring Street Chatham, NY 12037 Phone: (518) 271-0744 Fax: (518) 271-0745 www.farmandfood.org Rondout Valley Growers Association PO Box 867 Stone Ridge, NY 12484 Phone: (845) 626-1532 www.rondoutvalleygrowers.org info@rondoutvalleygrowers.org

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∞ Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture 630 Bedford Road Pocantico Hills, NY 10591 Phone: (914) 366-6200 www.stonebarnscenter.org Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture is a non-profit farm and education center located just 25 miles north of Manhattan in Pocantico Hills, New York. Stone Barns operates an 80-acre four-season farm and is working on broader initiatives to create a healthy and sustainable food system. Through our Growing Farmers Initiative, children’s education programs, and diverse public awareness programs, we aim to improve the way America eats and farms. ∞ Watershed Agricultural Council 33195 State Highway 10 Walton, NY 13856 Phone: (607) 865-7047 Fax: (607) 865-4932 www.nycwatershed.org The Watershed Agricultural Council works with farm and forest landowners in the New York City Watershed region to protect water quality on behalf of nine million New York residents. The Council uses land conservation techniques such as     • Whole Farms Plans     • Forest Management Plans     • Conservation Easements to help farmers, forest professionals and private landholders address water pollution concerns on properties located in the Croton and Catskill/ Delaware watersheds.

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State and Federal Agencies

State and Federal Agencies National Organic Program, USDA 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Room 2646-South, Stop 0268 Washington, DC 20250 Phone: (202) 720-3252 Fax: (202) 205-7808 www.ams.usda.gov/nop Natural Resources Conservation Service www.ny.nrcs.usda.gov (Eastern New York) 1 Clinton Square, Room 333 Albany, NY 12207 Phone: (518) 421-4110 x 100 www.nyag-ed.org (Western New York) 9 Liberty Square, Suite 1 Batavia, NY 14020 Phone: (585) 343-9167 x 1000 www.qmps.vet.cornell.edu (Central New York) 9025 River Road, Room 203 Marcy, NY 13403 Phone: (315) 736-3316 x 105 (Southern New York) 44 West Street, Suite 1 Walton, NY 13856 Phone: (607) 865-6713 x 290

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New York Department of Agriculture & Markets 10b Airline Drive Albany, NY 12235 Phone: (800) 554-4501 Fax: (518-457-2716 www.agmkt.state.ny.us/AP/organic New York State Assembly Agriculture Committee Legislative Office Building, Room 828 Albany, NY 12248 Phone: (518) 455-4511 New York State Fair 581 State Fair Boulevard Syracuse, NY 13209 Phone: (315) 963-7311 Fax: (315) 963-8646 www.nysfair.org New York State Farm Service Agency 44 South Salina Street, Suite 536 Syracuse, NY 13202 Phone: (315) 477-6300 Fax: (315) 477-6323 www.offices.sc.egov.usda.gov/locator New York State Farmer’s Markets Directory www.agmkt.state.ny.us/ap/communityfarmermarkets.asp

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New York State Forage & Grasslands Council PO Box 340 Tully, NY 13159 Phone: (315) 683-5814 New York State Senate Agriculture Committee Legislative Office Building, Room 802 Albany, NY 12247 Phone: (518) 455-2091

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National Organizations

National Organizations Alternative Farming Systems Information Center (AFSIC) National Agricultural Library 10301 Baltimore Avenue, Room 132 Beltsville, MD 20705 Phone: (301) 504-6559 Fax: (301) 504-6927 www.nal.usda.gov American Pastured Poultry Producers Association 1911 Gallows Hill Road Kintnersville, PA 18930 Phone: (610) 306-2796 www.apppa.org Animal Welfare Approved 1007 Queen Street Alexandria, VA 22314 Phone: (202) 546-5292 www.animalwelfareapproved.com • info@animalwelfareapproved.com ATTRA- National Sustainable Agriculture Information Services PO Box 3657 Fayetteville, AR 72702 Phone: (800) 346-9140 Fax: (479) 442-9842 www.attra.ncat.org

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Center for Rural Affairs 145 Main Street Lyons, NE 68038 Phone: (402) 687-2100 Fax: (402) 687-2200 www.cfra.org www.cspinet.org Community Food Security Coalition 3830 SE Division Street Portland, OR 97202 Phone: (503) 954-2970 Fax: (503) 954-2959 www.foodsecurity.org eOrganic 4017 ALS Building Corvallis, OR 97331 Phone: (541) 737-3483 www.eorganic.ino

Fax: (541) 737-3479

Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund 8116 Arlington Boulevard, Suite 263 Falls Church, VA 22042 Phone: (703) 208-3276 Fax: (703) 208-3278 www.farmtoconsumer.org

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Farmer’s Legal Action Group, Inc. (FLAG) 360 Robert Street N, Suite 500 St. Paul, MN 55101 Phone: (651) 223-5400 www.flaginc.org Holistic Management International 1010 Tijeras Avenue NW Albuquerque, NM 87102 Phone:(505) 842-5252 www.holisticmanagement.org Local Harvest 220 21st Avenue Santa Cruz, CA 95062 Phone: (831) 475-8150 Fax: (831) 401-2418 www.localharvest.org National Mastitis Control 421 S. Nine Mound Road Verona, WI 53593 Phone: (608) 848-4615 Fax: (608) 848-4671 www.nmconline.org nmc@nmconline.org

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National Organizations

National Organic Coalition (NOC) 3540 Route 52 Pine Bush, NY 12566 Phone: (845) 744-2304 www.nationalorganiccoalition.org National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) 110 Maryland Avenue Washington, D.C. 20002 Phone: (201) 547-5754 www.sustainableagriculturecoalition.org Organic Farming Research Foundation PO Box 440 Santa Cruz, CA 95601 Phone: (831) 426-6606 Fax: (831) 426-6670 www.ofrf.org Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) Box 11558 Eugene, OR 97440 Phone: (541) 343-7600 Fax: (541) 343-8971 www.omri.org

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Organic Trade Association (OTA) PO Box 547, 60 Wells Street Greenfield, MA 01302 Phone: (413) 774-7511 Fax: (413) 774-6432 www.ota.com Rodale Institute 611 Siegfriedale Road Kutztown, PA 19530 Phone: (610) 683-1400 Fax: (610) 683-8548 www.rodaleinstitute.org Sustainable Agriculture Network University of Vermont 210 Hills Building Burlington, VT 05405 Phone: (802) 656-9091 www.sare.org

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Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education Program 10300 Baltimore Avenue, BARC West, Building 046 Beltsville, MD 20705 Phone: (614) 306-6422 Fax: (301) 504-5207 www.sare.org The Organic Center PO Box 20513 Boulder, CO 80308 Phone: (303) 499-1840 Fax: (303) 957-2373 www.organic-center.org

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Alternative Farming Systems Information Center (AFSIC), 104

Acres USA, 73 Adams County Nursery, Inc., 40 Adirondack Organic Grains, 21 Ag Equipment USA, 1 Agricultural Analytical Services Laboratory, 16

American Agriculturist Farm Progress, 73 American Equipment, LLC, 1 American Farmland Trust: NE Regional Office, 90 American Organic Seed, 46

Agricultural and Environmental Testing Lab, 17

American Pastured Poultry Producers

Agricultural Mineral Prospectors, 62

AMVAC Chemical Corporation, 62

Agricultural Stewardship Association, 90

Association, 104

Analytical Laboratory and Maine Soil

Agriculture Consulting Services, Inc., 62

Testing Service, 17

Agriculver Seeds, 46

Animal Medic, 32

Agri-Dynamics, Inc., 21, 32 AgriLab Technologies, LLP, 22 Albers Dairy Equipment, 1 Albert Lea Seed House, 46 Alexander Equipment, 1 Alfred State College Center for Organic & Sustainable Agriculture, 80

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Animal Welfare Approved, 104 Arclay Natural Technologies, 62 Atlas Manufacturing, Inc., 2 ATTRA- National Sustainable Agriculture Information Services, 104


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B Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company, 47

Catskill Seed Conservatory, 49 Cazenovia Equipment Company, 3

Bard Center for Environmental Policy, 80

Center for Agricultural Development & Entrepreneurship (CADE), Inc., 90

Basis Holdings, 36

Center for Rural Affairs, 105

BCS America/ O’Neill Associates, 2

Central NY Land Trust, 91

BCS Shop, 3 Bejo Seeds, Inc, 47

Central NY Nursery & Landscape Association, 40

Belle Terre Irrigations, LLC, 3

Chelsea Green Publishing, 74

Beowulf Natural Feeds, Inc., 22

Cold Springs Farm, 23

Big John’s Garden, 48

College of the Atlantic, Sustainable Food Systems, 80

Biological Services International, 63 Bioniche Animal Health, 32 BIRC-The Bio-Integral Resource Center, 73 Blue River Hybrids, 48 Blue Seal Feeds, 22 Bourdeau Brothers, 49, 63

Community Food Security Coalition, 105 Community Markets, 36 Compostwerks, LLC, 63 Co-operative Feed Dealers, Inc., 23 Cornell Cooperative Extension, 81

Brookfield Ag Services, 33, 63

Cornell Cooperative Extension Vegetable Team, 81

Buffalo Molasses, LLC, 22

Cornell Soil Health Assessment, 17

Burpee Seeds, 49

Cornell University Center for Local Food & Agriculture, 81

C

Cornerstone Farm Ventures, 23 Country Folks Grower, 75

Canastota Publishing Group, 74

Countryside Publications, 75

Catskill Native Nursery, 40

Crop Services International, Inc., 17

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Croswell Enterprises, Ltd., 64

Empire Tractor, Inc., 5

Crystal Creek, Inc, 24, 33, 64

Endurance Wind Power, 5

CT-NOFA, 91

Environmental Care & Share, Inc., 33

Cumberland Valley Analytical Services, 15

eOrganic, 105

Cummins Nursery, 41

Erie Power Equipment, Inc., 6

Cuprem, Inc, 33

ETM Solar Works, 6

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F

D.J.M. Equipment Inc, 4

F. B. Pease Company, Inc, 6

Dairy Marketing Services Organic, 37 Dairy One, 16

Farm Beginnings Program, Hawthorne Valley Farm, 81

Devine Gardens, LLC, 65

Farm Credit East, 13

Divine Renewable Energy, 4

Farm Family Insurance Companies, 14

Doeblers Seed, 49

Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund, 105

Domestic and Heritage Animal Rescue and Management Advocates Inc, 92

Farmer’s Legal Action Group, Inc. (FLAG), 106

Dubois Agrinovation Inc, 4

Farmers Market Federation of New York, 37

E

Farming: The Journal of Northeast Agriculture, 76 Fedco Seeds, 49

Earthworm Equipment, LLC, 5

Finger Lake Permaculture Institute, 92

Eaton Brothers Commercial Supply, 5

Finger Lakes Organics, 66

Eco Logic Land Care, 65

Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute, 54

Empire Organics, LLC, 37

First Affirmative Financial Network, 13

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Focus on Farming, 77

Grower’s Discount Labels, LLC, 7

Fodder Tech, 7

Grower’s Equipment Center, Inc, 7

Foxgloves, 7

Growing for Market, 77

Fulton Stall Market, South Street Seaport, 37

Guy Machinery, 7

G G. Boucher Fertilizer, 66 GAIA Northeast, 82 Genesee Equipment Company, Inc., 7 Genesee Valley/Finger Lakes Center for Sustainable Living, 91

H Hampshire College Farm Center, 84 Hancock Permaculture Center, 84 Harris Seeds, 51 Haygrove, Inc, 8

Ginger Creek Nursery, 41

Heirloom Seeds, 51

Goldenheart University, LLC, 83

Helfter Feeds, Inc., 24, 34

Graze Magazine, 77 Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative, 92 Great Harvest Organics, 50 Green Haven Open-Pollinated Seed, 50 Green Mountain College, 83 Green Mountain Feed Testing Laboratory, 15 Green Mountain Feeds, Inc., 24

Hicks Nurseries, Inc., 42 High Mowing Organic Seeds, 52 Holdredge Enterprises, LLC, 9 Holistic Management International, 106 Homestead Organics, 25 Horizon Organic, 38

Greenmarket, New Farmer Development, 83

Hud-Son Forest Equipment, Inc, 9

Griffin Greenhouse & Nursery Supplies, 41

Hudson Valley Seed Library, 52

Gro-Mor Seeders, Inc, 50

Hydroponic Garden Centers, Inc., 42

Groundwork Hudson Valley, 92

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I IPM Laboratories, 93

Lead NY Program, 84 Letherman’s Seed Company, Inc, 53 Lighthouse Gardens, 54

J Johnny’s Selected Seeds, 52

Lightning Tree Farm, 27 Linwood Turf Equipment, 10 Local Energy Solutions, 10 Local Harvest, 106 Log City Milling, 27

K Kelly’s Garage Farm Equipment, 9

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King’s Agriseeds, Inc, 53 Kinsey’s Agricultural Services, 18

Main Street Grainery, 27

Kreamer Feed, Inc., 25

Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners

Kreher’s Poultry Farms, 26, 66

Association (MOFGA), 93 Mara Seed Company, Inc, 54

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Martin Equipment, 10 McEnroe Organic Farm

Lackawanna Products Corporation, 53

Associates, LLC, 28, 42, 67

Lakeland Equipment Corporation, 9

McGeary Organics, Inc, 28, 54, 67

Lakeview Organic Grain, 18

Midwestern Bio-Ag, 18, 28

Lancaster Ag Products, 27, 67

Miller’s Nursery, 43

Lancaster Farming, 77

Molasses Hill Organic Farm, 55

Landmark Equipment, 10

Monroe Community College Agricultural &

Layden’s Fence & Livestock Services, 27

Life Science Institute, 84

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New York State Forage & Grasslands Council, 103

National Forage Testing Association, 15

New York State Senate Agriculture Committee, 103

National Mastitus Control, 106 National Organic Coalition (NOC), 107 National Organic Program, USDA, 101 National Quality Inspections, 16 National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC), 107 Natural Resources Conservation Service, 101 Neptune’s Harvest Organic Fertilizers, 67 New England Seed Company, 55 New Roots Charter School, 85 New York Center for Agricultural Medicine and Health, 93 New York Department of Agriculture & Markets, 102

New York State Vegetable Growers Association, 95 New York Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (NYSAWG), 95 Nine-Jay Nursery & Greenhouses, 43 NOFA Massachusetts, 95 NOFA New Hampshire, 96 NOFA New Jersey, 96 NOFA Summer Conference, 71 NOFA- Vermont, 97 NOFA-NY CSA Fairs, 72 NOFA-NY Winter Conference, 71

New York Farm Bureau, 94

NOFA-NY Organic Dairy and Field Crop Conference, 71

New York Farm Service Agency, 14

NOFA-NY CSA Fairs, 72

New York Farm Viability Institute, 94

NOFA-Rhode Island, 96

New York Food Trader, 94

North Country Organics, 18, 29, 68

New York Organic News, 78

North Country School Farm & Garden, 85

New York State Agricultural Outreach, 94

Northeast Homeopathic Products, 33

New York State Assembly Agriculture Committee, 102

Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance, 97

New York State Fair, 102

Northeastern IPM Center, 98

New York State Farm Service Agency, 102

Northern Nurseries of New York, 43

New York State Farmer’s Markets Directory, 102

Nutritek, Inc., 68

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O OntarBio Organic Farmers’ Co-op Inc, 29 Ontrac Equipment Corporation, 10 Organic Center, 63

Pinetree Garden Seeds, 55 Pintree Livestock Farm, 30 Preferred Seed Company, Inc., 56 Purple Mountain Organics, 11

Organic Equipment Technology, 11 Organic Farming Research Foundation, 107

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Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI), 107

Quality Milk Production Services, 35

Organic Trade Association (OTA), 108 Organic Unlimited/Vintage Feed, 29 Organic Valley, 38 Organica Landscape Professional, Inc, 69

R Redmond Minerals, Inc., 30 Reed’s Seeds, 56 Regional Access, 38

P P & P Seed Company, 55 Page Seed Company, 55 Paramount Pest Elimination, Inc, 69 Paul Smith’s College, 85 Peconic Land Trust, 99 Pennfield, 29 Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA), 98 Perdue AgriRecycle, 70

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Regional Farm & Food Project, 99 Renovus Energy, Inc., 11 RGR International, 11 Rincon-Vitova Insectaries, Inc., 34 Rodale Institute, 108 Rodale News, 78 Rohrer Seeds, 56 Rondout Valley Growers Association, 99 Rupp Seeds, Inc., 56 Rutgers Soil Testing Laboratory, 19


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S Saratoga Organics, 43

State University of New York Agricultural & Technical College, 87

Scheeren Seed Company, 57

Sterling College of Sustainable Agriculture, 87

Schlabach’s Nursery, 44

Stokes Seeds, Inc., 59

Schuster Seeds, 57

Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, 100

Scythe Supply, 12

Superior Organic Grains, Ltd., 59

Seed Savers Exchange, 57 Seedleaf, 79

Sustainable Agriculture Education Association, 88

Seeds Of Change, 57

Sustainable Agriculture Network, 108

Seedsower Farm, 58 Seedway, LLC, 58

Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education Program, 109

Silver Heights Farm, 58

Sustainable Table, 76

Skidmore College, 86

Synergy Animal Products, 34

Small Farm Today, 79 Soil Foodweb, Inc, 19

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Soil Nutrient Analysis, 19 Sollecito Landscaping Nursery, 44

Territorial Seed Company, 59

Southern Exposure Seed Exchange, 59

The Cutting Garden, LLC, 41

Spalding Laboratories, 34

The Farm School, 82

Sprainbrook Nursery, Inc., 44

The Farmer’s Shed, 24

St. Albans Coop Store, 34

The Fertrell Company, 66

St. Lawrence Nurseries, 44

The Maine Potato Lady, 54

St. Lawrence University, 86

The Milkweed, 78

Starflower Farm, 59

The Natural Farmer, 78

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NOFA-NY Organic Farm Resource Guide The Organic Center, 109 The Pfeiffer Center, 85 The Small Farmer’s Journal, 79 The Stockman Grass Farmer, 79

V Van Beek Scientific, 35 Vassar College, 89 Veggiemat, 70

Thorvin Kelp, USA, 30, 35

Vermont Compost Company, 70

Triple 3 Livestock, 30

Vermont Offseason Organics, 60

Turtle Tree Seed, 60

Vermont Technical College, Diversified Agriculture, 89

Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop, 39 Twin Oaks Nursery, Inc., 45

Vesey’s Seeds, Ltd., 60

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Walkers Feed Mill, 30

United Ag Services/Organic Dairy Farmers Cooperative, Inc, 39

Washington Homeopathic Products, Inc, 35

University of Maine Sustainable Agriculture Program, 88

Weiler’s Grain Roasting, 31

Watershed Agricultural Council, 100

Wellscroft Fence Systems, 12

University of Massachusetts Amherst Center for Agriculture, 88

Welter Seeds & Honey, 61

University of Massachusetts Soil Testing Lab, 19

Wight and Patterson, Inc., 31

University of New Hampshire College of Life Sciences & Agriculture, 88 University of New Hampshire Coop Extension, 20

White Oak Nursery, 45

William H. Miner Institute, 16 Windmill Livestock, 31 Winter Sun Farms, 39 Woods End Laboratories, Inc, 20

University of Vermont Center for Sustainable Agriculture, 88

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Upstate Niagara Cooperative, Inc., 39

Zook Molasses Company, 31

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