Holistic Management International offers introductory and advanced courses in Holistic Management practices. Training includes on-farm, on-ranch, and classroom courses, plus hands-on activities and experiential learning. Workshops are conducted for beginning and experienced farmers.
This 67-acre educational facility and demonstration farm provides information and hosts workshops on farming, gardening and conservation. Research and field demonstration projects with alternative crops.
Sponsors annual farmer-to-farmer exchanges between the U.S. and participating countries. International farm stewards gain hands-on training at U.S. sustainable or organic farms for up to one year. Coordinates the entire U.S. training program and provides program benefits for the farm stewards.
The certified organic Ecosystem Farm "serves as a teaching model for sustainable agriculture and the future of farming." Farmers and apprentices use "formal and informal research to determine the best agricultural practices." The Accokeek Foundation's CSA program and its educational programs at the Center for Agricultural and Environmental Stew
"We facilitate 2-day educational farming retreats for veterans scheduled for 2011 in California, Arkansas, Iowa and Pennsylvania that are sponsored by the USDA. Additional one-day educational farm visits are planned in several states including California throughout the year."
Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (SSAWG) provides information and support for organizations and individuals in 13 Southern states. Sponsors annual conference and trade show with workshops, discussions, and farm tours. Virtual farm tours.