North Country Organics has collected the following useful links through the years. We hope you find these sites helpful. If you find a link that is not working or would like to propose a site to be linked, feel free to write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. NOTE: our links are, for the most part, to non-profit organizations. Please do not ask that we link to a commercial site.
All Organic Links
The global resource for Organic information.
Certified Naturally Grown
Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) is dedicated to strengthening sustainable agriculture by offering peer-review certification to farmers and beekeepers who use natural practices free of synthetic chemicals and GMOs to produce food for their local communities. More than 700 farmers and beekeepers in 48 states are Certified Naturally Grown. CNG is a grassroots non-profit organization, founded by farmers in 2002.
A useful glossary of gardening terms from Great Britain.
Web based shopping resources.
Green Energy Times
Green Energy Newsletter.
Horticulture on the Internet
Lots of gardening links.
Promoting efficient use of resources, and making towns and cities healthier places to live and work as well as promoting the outstanding ideas and solutions of other non-profits, innovative government agencies and truly green companies.
Since we don’t offer mycorrhizae, we need to show you where to get it.
The National List
The USDA National Organic Program.
The Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) supports organic integrity by providing organic certifiers, growers, manufacturers, and suppliers an independent review of products intended for use in certified organic production, handling, and processing. OMRI is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1997. When companies apply, OMRI reviews their products against the organic standards. Acceptable products are OMRI Listed® and appear on the OMRI Products List© or OMRI Canada Products List©. OMRI also provides technical support and training for professionals in the organic industry.
They’re your gateway to a world of information about organic foods—foods grown free of chemicals and pesticides.
Seed Buying 101: A Seed Gardener’s Glossary
Learn the difference between hierloom, hybrid, GMO, and open-pollinated seed varieties.
Urban Gardening and Agriculture
Urban gardening is a great way to improve the urban environment. Learn all about different forms of urban gardening and agriculture with our informational site. No matter how big your city or how small your apartment, you can enjoy gardening