ERIC Number: ED381373
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Organic Production: Recent Publications and Current Information Sources. Special Reference Briefs: SRB 95-01.
National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD.
The activities of the National Organic Standards Board, coupled with the movement towards "sustainable systems" and continued consumer support for organic foods, have made farming organically an increasingly viable alternative for many U.S. farmers. This list of resources is provided to accommodate increasing requests for information on organic farming. Most publications listed are available through local public or university libraries, some are available electronically. Listed are 12 national directories and guides, 9 overviews, 10 government policies and certification handbooks, 35 soil and crop management sources, 11 pest management publications, 11 livestock management references, 10 economics and marketing sources, 17 journals and newsletters, 8 electronic resources, and 10 other information sources. (LZ)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD.