Sustainable Farming Educational Resources


The sustainable farming educational resource is a compilation of research articles, podcasts, presentations, videos and handouts. The search box allows for easy browsing and research. Or you can search by topic or resource type using the navigation on the left.

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Recent Resources

  • 24: Measuring Water and Nitrogen Use
    Nov 16, 2017
    Paul Crout, Vineyard Manager and Viticulturist at Vineyard Professional Services explains why keeping records of water and Nitrogen use in the vineyard is important and how to use that information to best manage your crop.
  • 23: The SmartFarm Project
    Nov 2, 2017
    Chandra Krintz, Ph.D., Professor of Computer Science, University of California Santa Barbara explains how scientists and engineers are working on a computer system that will help farmers make better decisions using data analytics.
  • The Conservation Burn Technique
    Oct 27, 2017 | Craig Macmillan, PhD
    The Conservation Burn Technique creates less smoke than a traditional burn and can create biochar.
  • SIP Certified Chapter 11 Standards
    Oct 20, 2017
    Year end water and Nitrogen use reports.
  • 22: Farm Labor Shortage
    Oct 19, 2017
    Many factors influence the number of people coming to the U.S. to work including the cost and danger of crossing the border and improved economic conditions in Mexico.