Learn about farmer-led research funding opportunities, events, and workshops.
In 2022, growers from four farms—including two rooftop farms—conduced a fava bean variety trial.
Read about the landrace breeding project for watermelon that Evalisa McIllfaterick and two other farms started in 2022.
Call for Curiosity 2023: Answering your on-farm questions with help from EFAO’s Farmer-Led Research Program
Learn about farmer-led research events, workshops, and other opportunities this winter.
Seed is essential to the fabric of ecological agriculture and is embedded in the work we as a community of ecological growers are doing to create a better world. When thinking about why local, ecological, regionally-adapted seed matters, we must grapple with both systemic influences on seed, as well as the immensely personal relationships that are created when working with seed.