AFSIC - Alternative Farming Systems Information Center.
Community Supported Agriculture consists of a community of individuals who pledge support to a farm operation so that the farmland becomes, either legally or spiritually, the community's farm, with the growers and consumers providing mutual support and sharing the risks and benefits of food production. Typically, members or "share-holders" of the farm or garden pledge in advance to cover the anticipated costs of the farm operation and farmer's salary.
The American Society of Agronomy, the Crop Science Society of America, and the Canadian Society of Agronomy will host approximately 2,500 scientists, professionals, educators, and students at the 2018 International Annual Meeting, "Enhancing Productivity in a Changing Climate," on November 4-7, 2018, in Baltimore, Maryland.
MANRRS - The national society for Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences
ASABE - The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers