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Saving Freshwater Dolphins Means Saving Their Rivers:: Article by Debra Boyce of the Christian Science Monitor describes the ecological challenges caused by humans that threaten the species group. Features links to related sites. (June 03, 1999)

Worldwide: Seed Exchanges - Swapping Seeds with Like Minded Gardeners:: About.com collection of sites on seed saving. Links to several key seed swap resources.

International Seed Treaty:: Web portal of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (IT PGRFA), the global agreement that aims to conserve and further develop, on their farms, the (rapidly eroding) range of farmers' seed varieties that is basis of the world's food supply.

East-West Seed International:: East West began in 1982 with the goal of blending European style seedsmanship with Asian tropical vegetables. We were convinced that by introducing intensive breeding programs to developing vegetable seed markets we could improve the lives of farmers while building a successful business. Our first commercial success, a hybrid bitter gourd, came after several years of research investment. But our hard work has paid off by significantly raising ind

Seed Programs International (SPI):: Seed Programs International (SPI) is a non-profit, tax exempt, non-governmental humanitarian organization. We work thorough other humanitarian organizations, church groups, service clubs and individual donors, to provide quality seed to impoverished communities in developing countries enabling them to grow some of their own food. In addition to seed, SPI provides critical seed expertise and experience operating seed based self help programs.”

Saving Hemlocks:: Provides information showing how the Sasi predator beetle is an effective biological control method against the hemlock woolly adelgid.

Saving Seeds:: Saving the Planet One Seed at a Time! If you do gardening for many years, or just playing with the idea that next season you will go out there and dig for victory, one thing is the same and that is that like everything in life, success depends on planning ahead. This is very true with regard to planting your vegetable garden.

Kids for Saving Earth:: Provides action-oriented educational materials, posters, and information for environmentally concerned kids and adults.

International Plant Nutrition Institute:: Information about the production, distribution and use of potash and its influence on soil fertility. Includes maps of soil K levels.

The Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture:: Provides programs for researchers, policymakers and university faculties in developing countries to strengthen sustainable agricultural practices through scientific training and collaborative research.

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