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Links

If you're interested in anything from composting toilets to independent movies, take a look at our list. If you have any links you think would go well on our list, send them along to our e-mail: csa@getdowntoearth.org.

• member businesses are in bold
 

A Modern Herbal
A Modern Herbal, first published in 1931, by Mrs. M. Grieve, contains Medicinal, Culinary, Cosmetic and Economic Properties, Cultivation and Folk-Lore of Herbs.

Beyond Oil
Sierra Club site on why it is time to move America beyond oil

Bob White Farm
Organically raised beef farm and the location of Down To Earth CSA.

BogelBear Design
Local Graphic Designers and Illustration, print materials and web.

CitySeed
Restructuring a local food system for New Haven, CT. Organizes multiple farmers' markets and led the creation of the New Haven Food Council.

CISA Community Involved In Sustaining Agriculture
CISA is a very cool non-profit organization dedicated to sustaining agriculture in western Massachusetts and promoting the products of small farms.

Comstock, Ferre & Co.
Comstock, Ferre & Co. is the oldest continuously operating seed company in the United States. They also have a retail plant and garden center in Wethersfield, CT.

CT NOFA
Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut

Environmental Working Group
The Environmental Working Group is the nation’s leading environmental health research and advocacy organization. 

Foraging.com
Links and information about foraging.

Freecycle Network
The Freecycle Network, an ever-growing nonprofit group, is open to all who want to "recycle". Give and get and keep it out of the landfills.

Green Towns Initiative
GreenTowns is connecting and celebrating these local sustainability initiatives and the people supporting them.

Hartford Food System
Working to get more Connecticut citizens connected with nutritious and affordable food.

Humanure Handbook
A guide to Composting Human Manure - the whole book online.

James Howard Kunstler
Website and blog of author of The Long Emergency

Land Stewardship Project
The Land Stewardship Project is a private, nonprofit organization founded in 1982 to foster an ethic of stewardship for farmland, to promote sustainable agriculture and to develop sustainable communities.

Let's Go Local
An online directory of businesses and enterprises, designed to be a tool to easily find goods and services in the greater Stafford area and foster the local economy.

Living on Earth Radio Show
PRI's environmental radio show.

Marycare Inc.
Marycare is a non-profit organization promoting health, education and community-based development in Haiti, Argentina and Nigeria. They are currently running an educational farm in northern Argentina for youth from cities.

Medical Botany
A mini-course in Medical Botany by James A. Duke.

My Stafford Springs
Local news and information

Organic Consumers Association
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public interest organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability

The Oil Drum
The Oil Drum's mission is to facilitate civil, evidence-based discussions about energy and its impact on our future.

Slow Food USA
Slow Food USA is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to supporting and celebrating the food traditions of North America through programs and activities dedicated to Taste Education, Defending Biodiversity and Building Food Communities

Slow Money
How we can begin fixing our economy from the ground up ... starting with food.

The Story of Stuff
The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues that calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world. 

This American Life Radio Show
Arguably NPR's most excellent radio show, by Ira Glass.

Tree Identification
Use this online resource to identify a tree you're wondering about. From the National Arbor Day Foundation.

True Food Network
The Center for Food Safety: join more than 200,000 members across the country saying no to industrial agriculture and yes to True Food.

Working Lands Alliance (WLA)
Alliance for the Preservation of Connecticut Farmland.

Peace Supplies
Peace Supplies is an independent media project in Tucson, Arizona. We provide printing resources for progressive groups and have a huge selection of bike and bumper stickers, t-shirts, and fair trade products.

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