Links to Organizations, Local Food Resources & Learning Tools
UW Departments and Organizations
UW College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
School of Environment and Natural Resources
Campus Sustainability Committee
Agricultural Experiment Station
Service, Leadership, and Community Engagement Office
The Good Mule Project
Laramie Local/Wyoming State Food and Farming Resources
Wyoming Farmer's Market Association
Wyoming Department of Agriculture
Laramie Local Foods Group
Big Hollow Food Co-op
Laramie Garden Club
Colorado State University Nutrition, Health & Food Safety Publications
Biodiversity Conservation Alliance
Colorado Farm to School
Denver Slow Food
Slow Food USA
ACRES' Exciting Thing of the Week!
At each weekly meeting, ACRES members share one exciting, interesting, or fun link about agriculture. Monthly prizes will be awarded to the most exciting entry.
1/18/12: Hugelkultur, a new method of raised beds.
1/25/12: Chelsea Graves, an inspirational student farm manager.
2/02/12: MaryJane's Farm, an organic farm in Moscow, Idaho. Overview video and general website.
2/15/12: Japan to open robot farm in tsunami zone.
2/22/12: Michael Pilarski's permaculture food forest.
2/29/12: Permaculture, Peak Oil, Climate Change and the Soul of the World - ANIMA MUNDI official trailer 2011.
3/07/12: Gardening map of US has plant zones moving north, NPR.
3/21/12: A mushroom farm that uses coffee as compost.
3/28/12: Animated short music video following industrial agriculture.
4/18/12: UW Student Project Assists Community Garden Effort.
4/25/12: Bozeman Eats, documentary.