Guides & Books

Some great specific guides and their Vermont authors for beginning farmers are listed below.

Appropriate Technology Transfer for Rural Areas (ATTRA)
ATTRA has hundreds of publications on all aspects of farming. They focus on sustainable agriculture and have many resources on organic farming.

Sustainable Ag Research and Education (SARE) Program
SARE has many very practical and readable publications for growers--many of which you can be download for free.