We are dedicated to expanding our reach and building a global grassroots movement, and rely on the help of dedicated local and international organizations to identify regional best practices, guide our global campaigns and ensure our message of hope through regeneration reaches even the most remote communities.
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)(3) public interest organization representing 2 million U.S. consumers campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability. The Organic Consumers Fund is a 501(c)4 allied organization of the Organic Consumers Association, focused on grassroots lobbying and legislative action.
The EEPMP is dedcated to learning how natural Earth systems function and to freely share this knowledge with everyone on Earth. The EEMP recognizes the problems facing humanity and their root causes and disseminates information about well tested experiences and solutions through film and multimedia-presentations (lead by John). The EEMP, foremost John D. Liu has made himself available for communicating about these critical problems and solutions, roving around the world constantly to reach new audiences with these yet rarely clearly outspoken truths.
Since 1972, IFOAM - Organics International has occupied an unchallenged position as the only international umbrella organization of the organic world, uniting an enormous diversity of stakeholders contributing to the organic vision. At the heart of IFOAM - Organics International are its 800 Affiliates in more than 100 countries.
A reliable source of health articles, optimal wellness products, medical news, and free natural newsletter from natural health expert Dr. Joseph Mercola.
Millennium Institute’s vision is a world in which decision makers apply extensive knowledge and a systemic perspective to bring about a sustainable, equitable, and peaceful global society. Millennium Institute strives to realize its vision by enabling decision makers to use system dynamics thinking and tools to analyze and understand the interconnectedness between economic, social, environmental factors, and issues of peace and security. This will increase their capacity to implement sustainable policies. MI seeks to play a catalytic role in creating a global network of system thinkers to solve critical 21st century challenges.
Navdanya is a movement for Earth Democracy based on the philosophy of 'Vasudhaiv Kutumbakam' (The Earth as one Family). Navdanya protects India's biodiversity based food heritage through Bija Swaraj, Ann Swaraj, Bhu Swaraj and Gyan swaraj.
TheCarbonUnderground was created to be the umbrella organization responsible for organizing, communicating and educating the world about the powerful climate change-reversing ability of healthy soil, and for helping to create the transformation of enough farms and grasslands to restore a healthy climate.
The name Ahavah Farm means "love" in Hebrew and it is the core of our mission: Love of community, love of pure food and love for our land and environment. We currently grow using only eco-friendly, regenerative practices including carbon-farming through soil re-building and not tilling our ground, using deep-mulches, row covers and drip line to ensure the most efficient usage of our water and we are also carbon negative which includes running our farm on 100% renewable solar energy. We do season extension and grow 365 days per year using unheated hoophouses and underground greenhouses. Finally, we raise pastured chickens and ducks, grass-fed alpacas for biodiversity, pasture management and manure fertilizer and we grow 75+ varieties of heirlooom produce. We use no sprays or chemicals and no commercial fertilizers of any kind. Instead we make our own compost and use animal byproducts to build up our soil. In addition, we also do classes on soil management, water conservation, beekeeping and more in addition to our regular sustainability workshops.
L'Association Action pour le Renforcement des Activités Féminines au Pays Dogon en Abrégé (ARFA-PLATEAU DOGON)
L'association Action pour le Renforcement des Activités Féminines au Pays dogon en abrégé ARFA-PLATEAU DOGON est créé en Juillet 2005 sous le numéro de Récépissé 030/CB de la préfecture de Bandiagara. ARAF est une association à but non lucratif, elle est composée majoritairement de jeunes Maliennes et Maliens dynamiques soucieux du développement du Mali en general et du pays dogon en particulier. ARAF Plateau dogon entend promouvoir l'épanouissement et le bien être de la femme rurale, de l'enfant et de la famille en zone rurale et semi-urbaine. La zone d'intervention de l'association est en république du Mali partout où les urgences d'assistance sont indispensables. Le siège social est à Bandiagara.
Becket Films is a documentary film company based in Ojai, California on a mission to inspire action towards a healthy environment and social justice through film. To date the company has produced upwards of fifteen documentaries and has worked in more than thirty-five countries on five continents across the world.
Becket Films originates documentaries in house, but also offers full production services to organizations seeking to communicate their own mission through film. They also have footage of environmental hotspots along with in-depth interviews with leaders and locals on the subjects of ecology, economy, society, technology, social justice and climate change.
Their current project is The Seeds of Vandana Shiva, the life story of “Monstanto’s Worst Nightmare,” Indian eco-activist Dr. Vandana Shiva.
Through education, policy and outreach, Biodiversity for a Livable Climate's mission is to promote the power of the natural world to stabilize the climate and to restore biodiversity to ecosystems worldwide.
Collaborating with organizations around the globe, they advocate for the restoration of soil, and of grassland, forest, wetland, coastal and ocean ecosystems–along with the associated carbon, water and nutrient cycles – to draw down excess atmospheric greenhouse gases, cool the biosphere, and reverse global warming, for the benefit of all people and all life on earth.
Founder and life-long farmer Dan Kittredge launched The Real Food Campaign (RFC) in 2008, to empower and educate farmers towards the production of quality food for the improvement of human health. Since then, the organization has grown from a volunteer campaign with one staff person to a nationally recognized non-profit organization with a dedicated team of professional staff, volunteers and consultants. The new name - Bionutrient Food Association (BFA) - conveys an expanding technical expertise and BFA’s role as a resource to all who are interested in this emerging field.
The Bionutrient Food Association is a national association of voting members who agree to uphold the mission of the organization and advocate for vital soils, nourishing food and healthy people. BFA partners with Grower Members to develop and implement practices that will improve food quality while making their operations more lucrative and sustainable. BFA helps consumers identify, advocate for and locate bionutrient food. BFA advocates to retailers and wholesalers for the preferential placement and promotion of bionutrient food. Finally, BFA empowers public and private policymakers and investors to support the shift from the century-long paradigm of factory farming to one in which quality food is profitable, ecologically sustainable, tastier, and equally available to all.
Biovision Foundation combats hunger and poverty at their roots, and is committed to the dissemination and application of ecological methods that sustainably improve living conditions in Africa whilst also conserving the environment. Biovision renders‚ help for self-help and promotes ecological thought and action in both North and South.
Bloom Network is a social and mobilization network for regenerative culture, with approximately 80,000 participants worldwide. Local Bloom chapters host creative events and media to support existing projects and thought leaders. Bloomers share best practices across the global network to scale up and replicate what is working well to address common problems such as social inequality, ecosystem degradation and conflict.
Coordinadora Aymara de Defensa de los Recursos Naturales, Arica y Parinacota, Chile (CADRN)
CADRN is a unified collective of Aymara organizations working together cohesively defending the sacred: rights/culture/nature from further unsustainable development: toxic mining, pollution, desecration and dewatering.
Cedar Circle Farm is an organic farm with a social mission. They engage the community to develop and share practices that promote regenerative agriculture, good health, and a resource-rich environment.
Center for World Indigenous Studies was founded in 1984. The Center for World Indigenous Studies (CWIS) is an independent, non-profit research and education organization dedicated to wider understanding and appreciation of the ideas and knowledge of indigenous peoples and the social, economic and political realities of indigenous nations.
The Center fosters better understanding between peoples through the publication and distribution of literature written and voiced by leading contributors from Fourth World Nations. An important goal of CWIS is to establish cooperation between nations and to democratize international relations between nations and between nations and states.
Demeter USA is the nation’s only certifier of Biodynamic farms and products, and a member of Demeter International, the oldest ecological certification organization in the world. Demeter’s vision is to heal the planet through agriculture.
Dr. Bronner’s is committed to building an engine for promoting and advancing positive social change. From pioneering USDA certified organic personal care products, to creating Fair Trade projects across the world that ensure fair and just treatment of farmers and workers, to creating a socially responsible workplace here in the U.S., Dr. Bronner's strives to honor their heritage with progressive business practices, while devoting profits to worthwhile causes and charities worldwide.
Earth Open Source aims to restore the open source roots of the food system – collaboration, transparency, and shared knowledge and resources – to help feed humanity, increase equity, support self-reliance and foster healthy ecosystems.
Fair World Project (FWP) is an independent campaign of the Organic Consumers Association which seeks to protect the use of the term “fair trade” in the marketplace, expand markets for authentic fair trade, educate consumers about key issues in trade and agriculture, advocate for policies leading to a just economy, and facilitate collaborative relationships to create true system change.
Finca Luna Nueva Lodge is an organic and Biodynamic® rainforest education center and lodge in Costa Rica. Finca Luna Nueva is home to the Sacred Seeds Sanctuary, with over 250 traditionally important plant species represented.
Finca Marta es un proyecto agroecologico en Cuba dedicado a la memoria de Marta Monzote Fernández.
FLORA is the first Italian company using organic and biodynamic farming techniques by working with farmers to promote Aromatherapy since 1989. Over the years our assortment has been enriched by new products for the whole family suitable for the contemporary bio-consumer. All the products are intended for people who do not want to give up the wellness of global quality, by loving nature.
Foodwaze is a mobile and online food guide that connects consumers to the healthiest places for food, including farms, restaurants, cafes, markets and more. We research and rate a variety of metrics to determine the healthfulness of a business. We recommend places to eat that we believe are better not only for human health, but the health of the entire planet, most specifically, it’s very foundation: The Soil.
To that extent, our number one metric in deciding whether a business is one we can recommend to consumers is its commitment to a regenerative food system. This includes authentic, consistent, and verified sourcing from farms and other food sources committed to regenerative agriculture. Foodwaze is different from most other sustainable food guides because of the extensive and objective research we devote to listing a farm or business. We also do not except any fees or advertising from farms or food businesses.
Foodwaze began in 2015 in Virginia. Our content is regional but our goal is to expand nationwide in the near future.
A grassroots movement of hundreds of Holistic Management practitioners in Canada. Holistic Management Canada offers courses, conferences, and field days the country. Their aim is to help Canadians achieve success and sustainability in the three areas of people, land, and finances. HolisticManagement.ca has a directory of practitioners, a Q&A forum, a list of events, and a wealth of information resources.
Initiatives for Land, Lives and Peace (ILLP) was launched in 2012 as a programme of Initiatives of Change International to deepen the understanding of the role of land restoration and peace-building in poverty eradication in the world’s dry and degraded lands.
Land (soil) and its ecosystem services is an issue of central importance for human wellbeing and development yet remains largely absent from international development, environmental or peace discourses. After oceans, soils offer the second largest pool of carbon, stored as dead organic matter and soil. Hence, reversing this trend by restoring soils offers a significant opportunity to address global climate change.
Hence, soil restoration also offers opportunities for wider ecosystem restoration, improving (environmental) governance and building climate resilience in food and water security, as well as economic growth through employment. Initiatives for Land, Lives and Peace (ILLP)’s pioneering work focuses on the nexus of soil restoration, strengthening livelihoods and long-term peace-building where soils and ecosystems have been degraded.
IATP works locally and globally at the intersection of policy and practice to ensure fair and sustainable food, farm and trade systems.
The IAFN´s mandate is to promote the restoration of the life support systems of the planet through improved economic opportunities for rural populations, using the application and appreciation of the techniques of analog forestry (AF) as a critical component of a new rural development paradigm.
Iroquois Valley Farms LLC is a food and farmland company making impact investments in local and organic agriculture following triple bottom line principles. Formed in 2007, Iroquois Valley Farms was the first socially responsible farmland company in the United States focused on supporting sustainable food production and the mid-size family farmer. Iroquois Valley Farms is committed to preserving farmland, facilitating organic land management practices, supporting local food markets, providing land access opportunities to family farmers and creating values-based agriculture investment opportunities. Offering a uniquely corporate and indefinitely scalable opportunity to benefit from the production of healthy and nutritious foods, the Company has purchased over 3,200 acres of farmland, all of which is certified organic or in transition to organic production. The owned farmland is leased through long term tenancies to farmers that are independently operating their own family farm business. Corporate revenues and profitability are directly connected to the growing businesses of these farmers.
“We built our business to support the businesses of our farmers.” - David Miller, Co-Founder and CEO
Kiss The Ground is a California-based, 501(c)(3) nonprofit championing regenerative living and the restoration of soil worldwide. Our work is generating awareness through media, education and policy, encouraging participation from individuals, farmers, communities and governments to build back healthy soil.
At Lazy B Ranch, it is our mission to ethically steward both our land and animals for their optimal health. We believe that healthy soils full of life are the best foundation for the forage and crops that our animals depend on for their food. We practice no-till seeding, cover cropping, pasture cropping and composting to encourage carbon sequestration and soil health. We strive to support a healthy population of worms, bugs, fungi and other microorganisms in our soils that drive carbon sequestration. We never use any vaccines, antibiotics, herbicides, pesticides or synthetic fertilizers. Our beloved animals supply us with all the fertilizer and weed control that we need. We holistically manage our cattle and poultry grazing practices based on the needs of the soils, plants and animals. We raise, harvest and mill a majority of our own feed ingredients using regenerative agriculture, and we save and clean our own seeds for replanting year to year.
Main Street Project’s mission is to increase access to resources, share knowledge and build power in order to create a socially, economically and ecologically resilient food system.
Main Street Project envisions a new food system, built upon regenerative agriculture, that will revitalize our communities by:
- Producing safe, affordable, and naturally nutritious foods, free from antibiotics and chemicals.
- Using energy and natural resources more efficiently to lower production costs, reduce environmental impacts and adapt to climate change realities.
- Creating economic opportunities for new farmers and rural communities.
La Campaña Millones Contra Monsanto fue iniciada
por ACO (Asociación de Consumidores Orgánicos) para contrarrestar el abuso de la biotecnología de Monsanto, defenderla agricultura campesina, la soberanía alimentaria, la alimentación tradicional y las semillas originarias.
La Campaña Millones Contra Monsanto fue iniciadapor ACO (Asociación de Consumidores Orgánicos) para contrarrestar el abuso de la biotecnología de Monsanto, defenderla agricultura campesina, la soberanía alimentaria, la alimentación tradicional y las semillas originarias.
National Association for Genetic Safety (NAGS) is russian non-profit organization, founded in 2004. NAGS’s activities are aimed to contribute the protection of biological and genetic safety of humankind and the environment, and to promote sustainable development ideas in human consciousness.
The Philosopher's Stoneground is an artisanal nut butter company that produces small batch stone ground organic nut butters in Santa Cruz, California.
Their goal is to become the first nut butter company to create a 100% regenerative supply chain using ingredients from polycultural regenerative orchards that have been created with agroecology, holistic management, and carbon farming in mind. Currently, they source dry Spanish farmed almonds and regeneratively grown Fair Trade Ecuadorian cacao as two of our more laudably sourced ingredients.
Founded in 1997 by two conservationists and a rancher, the Quivira Coalition is a non-profit organization based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, dedicated to building economic and ecological resilience on western working landscapes. From 1997 to present, at least 1 million acres of rangeland, 30 linear miles of riparian drainages and 15,000 people have directly benefited from the Quivira Coalition's collaborative efforts.
Red Permanezca is a Costa Rican network of Permaculture practitioners working to promote permaculture in Costa Rica. Permanezca works with a range of groups, networks and institutions to promote knowledge, hands on training and transformative projects to help people, community and ecosystems in our country.
RegenAG provide farmers, professional organisations and communities with education, training and consultancy opportunities to learn from the world’s most innovative and effective regenerative agriculture practitioners in a wide range of fields.
Our goal is to redirect Vermont agriculture toward regenerative methods that provide economic justice to farmers and farm workers, protect and enhance the natural environment, produce healthy food products, promote animal welfare, and implement climate change remediation through an understanding of — and commitment to – healthy, living soils. The regeneration movement is especially concerned with educating citizens about the high greenhouse gas emissions from the current, industrial style of agriculture, but more importantly, showing how changes in farming, ranching, and forestry are the most significant vehicles for sequestering carbon and reversing climate change.
To accomplish our goals, Regeneration Vermont is proposing an extensive public education effort followed by (if necessary) creative, grassroots campaigns that take direct aim at corporations profiting from toxic, climate-threatening agriculture. We will tell the tragic story of degenerative agriculture, identify its corporate enablers, and then put them in the spotlight of marketplace activism. In Vermont, that means the dairy corporations. And that means Ben & Jerry’s and Cabot Creamery.
Regenerative Stewardship, LLC is a land management and counseling company based in Cheyenne, WY. Our mission is to be responsible stewards of the land and assist others to do the same. We firmly believe the goal of any land steward is to increase the ecological, economic, and social productivity of the landscape. We accomplish our mission through three main service lines, monitoring, education, and management.
Rodale Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach. For more than sixty years, Rodale has been researching the best practices of organic agriculture and sharing our findings with farmers and scientists throughout the world, advocating for policies that support farmers, and educating consumers about how going organic is the healthiest option for people and the planet.
The Rules is a worldwide network of activists, artists, writers, farmers, peasants, students, workers, designers, hackers, spiritualists and dreamers, linking up, pushing the global narrative in a new direction. We’re tired of the incremental reforms. The corrupt CEO’s. The tax havens. The esteemed economists. The development industry. The secrecy regimes. The empty promises. The cancelled futures. And if you’re reading this, chances are you might be tired of these things too.
The Savory Institute facilitates the realization of a life of enduring returns for the land and all who depend on it. The Institute is the brain trust of the organization. The Savory Network is the lifeblood of the organization — a global network of entrepreneurial leaders committed to serving their regions with Holistic Management training and implementation support. Savory’s technology platform has been developed to provide online support and training for farmers and land managers. This platform provides specific tools that enhance your understanding of Holistic Management as well as assisting in the implementation.
The Global Movement for Seed Freedom is a network of individuals and organisations committed to align our thoughts and actions with the laws of Gaia, Pachamama, Vasundhara, Mother Earth. They protect the biodiversity of the planet by defending of the freedom of the seed to evolve in integrity, self-organisation, and diversity.
SHE is a social enterprise that promotes ecologically regenerative, socially just and culturally diverse communities in Croatia. The organisation is based in the coastal town of Sibenik where it has formed a cultural centre made up of an organic bistro, educational wellbeing and art space, and rooftop garden. SHE is also in the process of creating a regenerative farm in the nearby rural area that will serve as an educational centre as well as a positive example for the surrounding region. The urban hub hosts creative events for adults and children to raise consciousness about regenerative culture in the local community. SHE is also working with the local municipality to promote ecologically sound practices and encourage ecotourism.
Shumei International is dedicated to fostering a deep respect for nature, an appreciation for beauty and to bringing spiritual values to the fore. One of Shumei's main activities is the practice of Natural Agriculture, a means of cultivating wholesome food with pure seeds and without the use of any fertilizers, chemicals or additives. The approach is GMO-free, low-input, and agro-ecology focused. It emphasizes the use of indigenous, natural seeds, encourages seed-saving, and stresses the cultivation of soil in its natural state – without additional elements. More than an approach to agriculture, it is a way of living mindfully and in harmony with nature. In addition to the practice of Natural Agriculture in Japan and around the world, Shumei works to restore the health and wellbeing of planet through partnerships, collaborative programs and educational workshops. A priority is placed on encouraging long-term solutions to global challenges based on sustainable living.
Soil4Climate, a nonprofit organization, advocates globally for soil restoration as a climate solution through public talks and guest university lectures, and in presentations to policymakers and representatives of environmental and investment organizations; via our Facebook group (comprised -- as of April 2016 -- of 1800+ members worldwide); by participating, and encouraging participation, in local climate-related activities (rallies, marches, concerts, etc.); and, by providing a web source for articles, videos, technical papers, and other educational material supporting soil carbon drawdown. Through these efforts, we promote organic, regenerative land management practices to capture and sequester atmospheric carbon as soil organic matter, while fostering collaboration within the greater climate activism movement. Soil4Climate's vision is that the union of “drawdown” strategies together with the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, divestment from fossil fuels, putting a price on carbon, and advocating for climate justice, creates a hopeful and powerful alliance.
We are carbon farmers. Our goal in farming is to pass on land to the next generation that is outrageously fertile. We chose to raise animals here for their amazing natural ability to revitalize the soil under their feet. The chickens, turkeys, and sheep that move through our rolling pastures every day are the central component of our regenerative farming practices
Stupa Onlus is a not for profit humanitarian organization established in Pisa, Italy. The organization originates in the motivation of its 47 founders, who met at the first international meeting of stupa builders, which took place at the Lama Tzong Khapa Institute in Pomaia, Italy, between 10 and 12 November 2006. The founders of the organization represent 12 different countries. STUPA Onlus has the purpose of promoting, developing and managing humanitarian charitable work in Asian, Africa and latin America, no-profit activities, aimed exclusively at support, development, care, protection and prevention actions concerning social and humanitarian assistance via charitable work, without ideological, political, racial, religious and belonging discrimination, by performing social and charitable assistance activities. This is a project aimed at reconstructing all the Stupa in Asia – Tibet, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Mongolia, Ladakh, India, Sri Lanka, etc.
Sustainable Harvest International preserves the environment by partnering with families to improve well-being through sustainable farming. Since 1997, we have provided local, long-term technical assistance and training to rural farming families in Central America. Farmers who partner with us implement alternatives to slash-and-burn agriculture, sustain the land for future generations, halt tropical deforestation, feed their families and earn income from their land, and build strong, self-supporting communities through agribusiness.
Sustainable Pulse provides the general public with the latest global news on GMOs, Sustainable Food and Sustainable Agriculture from our network of worldwide sources.
Valhalla Montreal builds and develops a practical educational site focused on sustainable solutions relating to human needs such as food, shelter, water, energy and social structure.
Vía Orgánica es una organización mexicana sin fines de lucro, cuya misión es promover la buena alimentación mediante una agricultura orgánica, el comercio justo, un estilo de vida saludable y la protección del planeta.
Regeneration International is seeking partnership with organizations across the globe working towards the promotion and implementation of regenerative food, farming and land management practices. To learn more about the RI Partner Benefits and to apply here.