General/Background Reading

Land Access

Land Access Guides

Farm Linking Programs

Incubator Programs

Land Leasing

Agricultural Land Trusts

The USDA and American Farmland Trust offers a very comprehensive land trust locator tool at findalandtrust.org

List of Regional Land Trusts


Financing Basics

Social Impact Investors

Community Based Financing

Small Business Resources

Managing Debt

Grants and Loans

Finding the Money

Alternative Loan Resources

Revolving Loan Funds


Financial and Business Planning

Related Guides and Helpful Organizations

Professional Assistance

Agricultural Mediation

The USDA funds agricultural mediators in many states whose job is to help resolved disputes and mediate disagreements in agricultural deals


Succession Planning

Farm Advocates and Legal Aid

Regional Organic Farming Organizations

Farmworker Organizations



Farming/Outdoor/Environmental Job Sources

Environmental Ed/ Conservation:

Food & Farm:

Outdoor/Experiential/Adventure Ed:

How to Take Political Action