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Agriculture & Organic Farming: Home

by Sara Huntington

Management and Welfare of Farm Animals: The UFAW Farm Handbook [click on image]

Chickens

USDA - United States Department of Agriculture

Local - ish resources

Image result for image four leaf cloverTHINK ANALOGOUSLY:  no matter where you start your farm, you can locate analogous sources in each state or region: farm teams at University extensions, regulations, certifications, business plans and filings, financing.

Books - A Sampling

Databases

Web based resources

For instance, the NAICS code for potatoes is 111211.  To search on the code in Business Source Complete: 

In the search box, use the pull-down menu to limit the search to the NAICS field, and then enter the code:

Selected Reference Works

Organic farmers share information: Tilth Producers Of Washington                                                               Image of Dahlias, Skokomish WA, from Wikicommons, 

Daniel J. Evans Library - Room 2300 - 2700 Evergreen Parkway, NE. Olympia, WA 98501 - 360-867-6250