Gardening Information
University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Electronic Data Information Source:
University of Florida, IFAS Organic Gardening info:
Florida Organic Growers GIFT (Gainesville Initiative for Tasty Gardens) Garden Growing Guide
Integrated Pest Management

UF Small Farms

Monthly newsletters that tell you what can be planted in North Florida, from the UF Extension Service: Wendy Wilber's newsletter of gardening tips (Summer 2010), current issue accessible at

Organic Gardening magazine
Organic Consumers Association
Wikipedia article on Organic Gardening

Katzer’s Spice Pages
Herb Med database

Compost tea system - YouTube Video:

About the UF Organic Garden Co-Op - YouTube Video:

Online Seed and Plant Suppliers:
Park Seeds Catalog
Johnny's Selected Seeds
Seed Saver's Exchange
Thompson & Morgan
Totally Tomatoes
RH Shumway
Southern Exposure Seed Exchange

Why organic? Summarized research of the nutritional quality of organically produced vegetables:

News article discussing the UF Organic Gardens Cooperative

UF Office of Sustainability

News about local Community Gardens

Local Interest
University of Florida
Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
Gainesville, FL
Gainesville Sun
UF Butterfly Rainforest
Slow Food Gainesville (on Facebook)
Sustainable Santa Fe at SFC
Crones' Cradle Conserve
Gainesville Freecycle Network - one person's trash is another's treasure
Grow Gainesville