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    • Seattle, WA, P-Patch Community Gardening

      Updated 2021
      This web page provides information and background on Seattle's P-Patch program, which is a national model for city-run community gardens.
    • San Francisco, CA, Urban Agricultural Program

      Updated 2018
      This web page offers resources to support urban agricultural in San Francisco, CA.
    • New York, NY, Green Thumb

      Updated November 2021
      This web page offers a several resources for the city's more than 500 resident-run community gardens.
    • Chicago, IL, Developing a New Community Garden

      Updated 2021
      This web page provides several resources to promote community gardening in parks.
    • Snohomish County, WA, Focus on Farming

      This county website addresses agritourism as part of a wide range of resources for local agricultural producers.
    • States’ Agritourism Statutes

      by: Annie Alexander, Elizabeth Rumley
      This website offers links to the statutory texts of agritourism statutes for the more than half of U.S. states that have enacted such statutes.
    • States’ Right-to-Farm Statutes

      November 2020
      by: Rusty W. Rumley, Elizabeth Rumley
      This web page from the National Agricultural Law Center offers access to each state’s Right-to-Farm statute.
    • Agricultural Protection Zoning

      Updated November 2013
      by: Spotts Stevens & McCoy Inc, John Theilacker, Andrew Loza
      This guide from the Pennsylvania Land Trust Association summarizes agricultural protection zoning options.
    • The National Assessment of Agricultural Easement Programs

      December 2006
      by: Alvin Sokolow, Anita Zurbrugg
      This web page provides access to a four-report series that reviews the progress and experiences of 46 leading agricultural conservation easement programs in 15 states.
    • Vancouver, BC, Growing Food

      This web page offers links to additional information and resources on a range of urban agriculture activities and efforts in the city.
    • Fort Collins, CO, Urban Agriculture

      This web page lists the city's accomplishments in implementing City Plan policies regarding urban agriculture, including land use and city code changes to allow urban agriculture in all zone districts, address urban livestock, and exempt hoop houses from building permit requirements.
    • About Food Systems

      This web page talks about what food systems are the key aspects of what makes up a food system.
    • Definitions: Sustainability and Food Systems

      This web page provides definitions for foods systems and the processes they are connected to it.
    • Growing Food Connections

      By increasing food security, strengthening economic resilience in urban and rural communities, and supporting farms engaged in sustainable practices, planners can inform new methods for reintegrating the food system.
    • Principles of a Healthy, Sustainable Food System

      In June 2010, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Diatetic Association), American Nurses Association, American Planning Association, and American Public Health Association met to develop a set of shared food system principles.

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