Acres U.S.A. is North America’s premier publisher on production-scale organic and sustainable farming. For more than four decades we have helped farmers, ranchers and market gardeners grow food organically, sustainably, without harmful, toxic chemistry.

Berry Communications - Paul Otten’s website. Berry, including elderberry and currant, cuttings/plant sales and sales of elderberries, elderflowers and currants.  Contact Paul:, 651-308-3801, 822 Marshall Ave., St. Paul, MN 55104.

CIDRAP - Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy

University of Minnesota web site with many articles on infectious disease, including current news, research and info sorted by topic.

Co-op Development Services

CDS is one of 24 "cooperative development centers" nationwide, providing technical assistance on the formation of cooperatively owned and managed businesses. CDS works with cooperative-minded organizations to develop, support, and grow their businesses for the benefit of their members and the larger communities they serve.

Ecdysis Foundation: Blue Dasher Farm Initiative
Jonathan Lundgren, PhD, Agroecologist & Entomologist. We partner together where possible.

Grow North Resource Navigator 
A Resource Navigator to serve food and agriculture entrepreneurs in Minnesota.

Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service - MOSES

MOSES provides resources & training to help farmers grow organic successfully!

Minnesota Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association

The Minnesota Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association (MFVGA) is a non-profit organization committed to supporting Minnesota's fruit and vegetable growers and related agri-businesses.

Natura Farms LLC (Linked here)

Managed by Paul M. Otten: Pick-Your-Own strawberries, raspberries, currants and elderberries.

NRCS Minnesota state web site

National Resource Conservation Service of the US Department of Agriculture

Organic Fruit Growers Association

OFGA is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to serving the interests of organic fruit growers and advancing the organic fruit industry through education, research and advocacy.

River Hills Harvest

Terry Durham: Missouri & South Central Midwest mostly - general information and order elderberry cuttings and River Hills Harvest products online (Online product orders accepted outside of Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota).

Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education - USDA

Wild and Edible Fruits of Minnesota

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