Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) provides a materials list for organic production and handling
*These list are for reference only. ALWAYS VERIFY MATERIALS WITH A BEE PRIOR TO USE!
ATTRA- National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service – http://www.attra.org This site provides the latest in sustainable agriculture and organic farming news, events and funding opportunities.
eXtension is an interactive learning environment delivering the researched knowledge from land-grant university minds across America.
Non-GMO Project – http://www.nongmoproject.org
The Non-GMO Project is a non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, retailers, processors, distributors, farmers, seed breeders and consumers. Their mission is to ensure the sustained availability of non-GMO choices.
Wild Farm Alliance – http://www.wildfarmalliance.org
To make our food systems sustainable in the 21st century, we envision a world in which community-based, ecologically managed farms and ranches are seamlessly integrated into landscapes that accommodate the full range of native species and ecological processes.
The Certified Humane Raised and Handled program is the only farm animal welfare and food labeling program in the U.S. dedicated to improving the welfare of farm animals from birth through slaughter for the 10 billion farm animals raised for food each year.
Organic Trade Association (OTA) – http://www.ota.com
OTA is a membership-based business association that focuses on the organic business community in North America. Its mission is to promote and protect the growth of organic trade to benefit the environment, farmers, the public and the economy. It provides an extensive resource guide.
UCS combines independent scientific research and citizen action to develop innovative, practical solutions and to secure responsible changes in government policy, corporate practices, and consumer choices.
Part of USDA’s Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, this program funds projects and conducts outreach designed to improve agricultural systems.
The Organic Consulting Firm (The OCF) is an international full service company providing evaluation, development, training, and verification to organic standards.
SueBaird Organics provides consulting services that help develop effective organic systems plans to ensure organic success and sustainability.