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

  • 53: Producing Compost and Carbon Sequestration
    Feb 7, 2019
    Production methods for making high-quality compost and sequestering greenhouse gasses in the soil from two professors at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California.
  • A Practical Guide to Developing a Commmerial Wine Vineyard
    Feb 5, 2019 | Mark Chien, M.Ed. | Draft Publication
    One of the all-time best guides on vineyard development, specially geared for small producers and beginners.
  • 52: The Long View on Sustainable Winegrowing
    Jan 17, 2019
    Dr. Cliff Ohmart, owner/operator of Ohmart Consulting Services, shares insights from his career in sustainability research and education in winegrapes and other crops.
  • 51: Effective Vineyard Spraying
    Jan 3, 2019
    Andrew Landers, Ph.D., Director, Effective Spraying & Faculty Fellow, Atkinson Centre for a Sustainable Future, Cornell University, discusses what goes into spraying pesticides efficiently and effectively to reduce environmental impacts, improve safety, and reduce costs.
  • 50: The Vineyard Team
    Dec 20, 2018
    Kris Beal, M.S., Executive Director of Vineyard Team, recounts some of the history of the organization, it’s current activities and what the future holds in store.