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All Organic Links – A not-for-profit website. The sole purpose of the site is to connect users with businesses that support organics and a healthier planet.
Amazing Grass – Eat Grass. Get Healthy. They offer the most nutritious Organic Wheat Grass, Barley Grass and Green Superfood.
Annie’s Homegrown – Annie’s makes delicious, all-natural and organic pasta meals and snacks that are good for you and good for the planet. This site has some great programs and links as well.
Branch – Sustainable Design for Living
Building Value - Building Value, Cincinnati's green resource for salvaging usable building materials, is an outlet for materials reuse. Building Value also offers valuable job training opportunities for people with disadvantages and disabilities.
Clermont Rain Garden Central - Excellent resource for rain garden information, Clermont Count Storm Water Management has put together this helpful site to inform locals of the potential benefits that rain gardens have to offer. From siting rain gardens, to installation, plants selection and maintenance, this website will guide you through the process in an easy-to-do format. Rain gardens truly are a beautiful solution to water pollution, why not give it a try?
Cox Arboretum & Gardens Metropark – Escape. Discover. Grow. Wonderful local information.
Earthbound Farm - Their mission is to bring the benefits of organic food to as many people as possible and serve as a catalyst for positive change. Find their food at your local grocer.
Earth Day Network - Founded by the organizers of the first Earth Day in 1970, Earth Day Network (EDN) promotes environmental citizenship and year round progressive action worldwide.
ECHO - ECHO (Educational Concerns for Hunger Organization) is a non-profit, inter-denominational Christian organization located on a demonstration farm in North Fort Myers, FL. ECHO has been assisting a global network of missionaries and development workers since 1981 and is currently serving agricultural workers in 180 countries. ECHO exists for one major reason, to help those working internationally with the poor be more effective, especially in the area of agriculture!
Ecological Landscaping Association - ELA is a nonprofit organization of dedicated landscape professionals, individual gardeners, educators, and more who are committed to educating themselves and others about ecological landscaping.
Five Rivers MetroParks - Dedicated to the protection and stewardship of Greater Dayton’s natural heritage and to inspiring appreciation and understanding of these treasures through nature-based outdoor recreational and educational opportunities and experiences.
Frog Hauling Dumpster Rental – The GREEN residential mini dumpster service. Serving the neighborhoods of Columbus, Ohio.
Go Organic! For Earth Day - An award winning project of the Organic Trade Association, Earth Day Network and MusicMatters. Go Organic! For Earth Day increases awareness of organic products by providing consumers with valuable savings on organic products in the grocery store as well as valuable information on the benefits of organic.
Granny’s Garden School - Founded in 2002, Granny’s Garden School is the largest and most comprehensive school garden program in the Midwest. Though based on school grounds they are a separate 501 (c) (3) non-profit. They operate independently of and are not financially supported by the school district. Their services have evolved to three programs: The Loveland School Garden, The Schoolyard Nature Network and Family Garden Project.
Greenacres Foundation - Greenacres Foundation is a private, non-profit operating foundation established in 1988 by Louis and Louise Nippert. The Nipperts purchased Greenacres Farm in 1949, and wanted to reserve their land for the education and enjoyment of future generations.
Green Earth Market – Retail Goods For A Better Future
Greenfeet – The Planet’s Homestore
Green Nest – Creating Healthy Homes
Green People – The World’s largest directory of eco-friendly and holistic health products.
Historic Loveland Castle – A real castle here in the Cincinnati area. Marvin’s Organic Gardens does all of their beautiful landscaping. Castle rental available. Festivals during the Spring and Summer.
Information on John Speidel - Article on Marvin and John Speidel in Vietnam.
Kids Gardening – Helping Young Minds Grow
Lifekind – Organic and Naturally Safer Products
Organic.org – Organic made easy. Life made better. Mission is to educate people on the benefits of organic agriculture, food and products.
Organic Consumers Association - OCA is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public interest organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability. The OCA deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, children's health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics. They are the only organization in the US focused exclusively on promoting the views and interests of the nation's estimated 50 million organic and socially responsible consumers.
Organic Gardening News and Views – Lots of helpful links here!
Organic Trade Association – OTA is a membership-based business association that focuses on the organic business community in North America. OTA's mission is to promote and protect the growth of organic trade to benefit the environment, farmers, the public and the economy.
Rain Garden Network - Rain Garden Network works to bring simple, proven and inexpensive solutions to local stormwater issues for property owners and municipalities, including homeowners, schools, community gardens, environmental organizations, churches and public & private companies and corporations. Rain Garden Network designs, builds and maintains rain gardens as well as other personal rainwater management systems.
Soil Foodweb, Inc – The lab measuring the life in your soil.
Sustainable Cotton Project – SCP focuses on the production and use of cotton, one of the most widely grown and chemical-intensive crops in the world.
Terressentials - We hand-craft a wide range of organic products: organic skin care, organic hair care, organic baby products, and other goods made with certified organic herbs and certified organic essential oils.
The Beyond Organic Show – A radio show that is a unique environmental radio and multimedia program, addressing issues of organic food and farming, social and environmental sustainability.
The Green Guide – Green living tips, product reviews, environmental health news and coupons.
The Nature Conservancy in Ohio - The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to preserve the plants, animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.
The O’Mama Report – Organic Information and Inspiration
The Organic Center – The Mission: To generate credible, peer reviewed scientific information and communicate the verifiable benefits of organic farming and products to society. Join the Organic Mission 2010 here!
The Organic Pages - a quick, easy way to find certified organic products, producers, ingredients, supplies and services offered by Organic Trade Association members, as well as items of interest to the entire organic community
The Rodale Institute - The Rodale Institute works with people worldwide to achieve a regenerative food system that renews environmental and human health working with the philosophy that “Healthy Soil = Healthy Food = Healthy People” ®
The Wildflower Café & Coffee House – a family owned and operated café located in downtown Mason, Ohio. Offering lunch, brunch and dinner. Also offering catering and private dinners any night of the week.
VivaTerra – Eco Living With Style
Wild Ones – Native Plants, Natural Landscapes. A not-for-profit environmental education and advocacy organization.