Participating Organizations

The NESAWG Network is made up of hundreds of organizations representing diverse interests across the Northeast. Below is a partial list of organizations that participate in NESAWG. If you would like to be added to the list, contact Tracy Lerman, NESAWG Communications Manager.


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
  • Accokeek Foundation
    Through a partnership with the National Park Service, the Foundation uses Piscataway Park to interpret agriculture and environmental stewardship, through time. The National Colonial Farm, a well known historic farm museum established in 1958, demonstrates Maryland agriculture during the 18th century, and has been the backdrop for hundreds of school tours each year. The Ecosystem Farm, a certified organic 8-acre farm, teaches about sustainable food production using innovative growing techniques. It is the goal of the farm to demonstrate a compelling variety of possibilities that inspire people to want to grow while creating a thriving engaged community.

    3400 Bryan Point Road Accokeek, MD 20607
  • Aero Farm Systems
  • Agricultural Stewardship Association
    ASA is a nonprofit land trust helping landowners conserve farmland in Washington and Rensselaer counties in the upper Hudson River Valley.

    2531 State Route 40 Greenwich NY 12834
    518-692-7285
  • AgriSystems International
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    1300 Morris Park Avenue Bronx, NY 10461
  • Alden Economic Development Committee
  • Alternative Farming Information Systems Center
    The Alternative Farming Systems Information Center (AFSIC) specializes in identifying resources about sustainable food systems and practices in support of USDA's effort to ensure a sustainable future for agriculture and farmers worldwide.

    10301 Baltimore Avenue, Room 123 Beltsville, MD 20705
    (301) 504-6559
  • American Dairy Association and Council, Inc.
    American Dairy Association and Dairy Council (ADADC), Inc., is a non-profit corporation funded and directed by checkoff dollars from 9,000 dairy farm families in New York, Northern New Jersey and Northeastern Pennsylvania for the purpose of increasing sales of dairy and demand for dairy products.

    100 Elwood Davis Road North Syracuse, New York 13212
    315-472-9143
  • American Dietetic Association
    The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. The Academy is committed to improving the nation's health and advancing the profession of dietetics through research, education and advocacy. Founded as the American Dietetic Association in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1917, a group of women collaborated to aid the government conserve food and improve the public's health and nutrition during World War I. After 95 years, the association changed its name in January 2012 to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics — complementing the focus of the organization to improve nutritional well-being, communicating the expertise of its members who are a part of a food- and science-based profession.

    120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000 Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995
    800/877-1600
  • American Farmland Trust
    American Farmland Trust is the only national conservation organization dedicated to protecting farmland, promoting sound farming practices, and keeping farmers on the land.  As the vital link among farmers, conservationists and policy-makers, we’re focused on ensuring the availability of the land that provides fresh food, a healthy environment and lasting rural landscapes.

    1150 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 600 Washington, D.C. 20036
    (202) 331-7300
  • Antioch University New England
    40 Avon Street, Keene, NH 03431-3516
    800-553-8920
  • Applied Ecologics
  • Atlantic States Legal Foundation
    Atlantic States Legal Foundation, Inc. (ASLF) is a New York chartered not-for-profit corporation founded in 1982 with its purpose being to provide technical, legal, and organizing services to a variety of citizens, citizen groups, local governments, and others on a wide variety of environmental issues.

    658 W. Onondaga St. Syracuse NY 13204
    315-475-1170