Great Plains RC&D
Resource – Conservation – Development
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, and familial status.
(Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)
To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C., 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD).
Website by: Darryl Anthony Design
Links:
www.usda.gov - United States Department of Agriculture
www.epa.gov/epahome/hi-summer.htm#kids EPA Resources for Kids and Students Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality  DEQ

Conservation
www.nrcs.usda.gov  Natural Resources Conservation Service
www.ok.nrcs.usda.gov - Oklahoma Natural Resources Conservation Service rcdnet.org The National Association of Resource Conservation and Development Councils, Inc.
www.swcs.org - Soil and Water Conservation Society

Employment
www.okjobsearch.com - Regional Employment for southwest and west central Oklahoma
Rural Business and Economic Development Resources
www.swosu.edu/cebd/ Site dedicated to economic and business development through assistance and business planning.
rd.okstate.edu - A site dedicated to rural development through a variety of resources
Other Resource, Conservation and Development Sites
www.oklahoma-rcd.org - Oklahoma RC&D Website

Misc.
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful - www.KeepOklahomaBeautiful.com
Festival and events organization - www.feao.org
Farm to School - www.okfarmtoschool.com

Southern Plains Agriculture Resource Coalition - SPARC Brochure

Sustainable Table - http://www.sustainabletable.org/home/
Good Food for a Healthy Future - http://www.foodalliance.org
Noble Foundation - http://www.noble.org/
Food and Agricultural Products Research and Technology Center - http://www.fapc.okstate.edu/
Conservation Technology Information Center - http://www.ctic.purdue.edu/
The Kerr Center for Sustainable Agriculture - http://www.kerrcenter.com/
Made in Oklahoma - http://www.madeinoklahoma.net/
Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry - http://www.oda.state.ok.us/

Sustainable Table - http://www.sustainabletable.org/home/
Good Food for a Healthy Future - http://www.foodalliance.org
Noble Foundation - http://www.noble.org/
Food and Agricultural Products Research and Technology Center - http://www.fapc.okstate.edu/
Conservation Technology Information Center - http://www.ctic.purdue.edu/
The Kerr Center for Sustainable Agriculture - http://www.kerrcenter.com/
Made in Oklahoma - http://www.madeinoklahoma.net/
Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry - http://www.oda.state.ok.us/

Kams Kookery & Guilford Gardens
http://www.kamskookery.com/gfarms.htm Guilford Gardens, located in suburban NW Oklahoma City, is a spacious two-acre natural/organic garden.

Wichita Buffalo Company
http://www.sandyspringsfarms.com/ Wichita Buffalo Company, LLC at Sandy Springs Farms, LLC, 28580 Hwy 37, Hinton, OK 73047We are located in Hinton, Oklahoma and are focused on raising top quality buffalo. Our buffalo roam the plains and are never put into feedlots.

Peach Crest Farm http://www.peachcrestfarm.com/ Peach Crest Farm located in Stratford, Oklahoma has 9000 peach trees along Hwy 177 with a display garden area, packing shed and barns. Three miles from the farm on the highway are an additional 160 acres where they grow a variety of vegetable crops including cantaloupe, tomatoes, onions, lettuce and more. Twelve of those acres are certified organic.

Organic Gardens, John Leonard ogfarms@gmail.com/ Organic Gardens sells certified organic produce from roughly two and a half cultivated acres. Tomatoes and melons are the mainstays of the produce operation. Other crops include edamame, okra, cauliflower, and a variety of herbs and salad greens. In addition, Organic Gardens features a greenhouse with bedding plants and herbs. The farm also sports several rows of blackberries and blueberries.

Wagon Creek Creamery http://wagoncreekcreamery.com/ Ron and Barbara Crain use only milk from their own pasture fed cows at Wagon Creek Creamery to produce very high quality dairy products. Wagon Creek was among the first creameries in the nation to produce yogurt cheese, an especially healthy and delicious form of cheese.

Cattle Tracks http://www.johnsfarm.com/ Both John and Kris Gosney are direct descendants of farming pioneers whose roots go deep into the soil of Oklahoma. Cultivating land staked in the Oklahoma Land Run as well as virgin organic earth is part of our family's goal to be good stewards of God's creation.

Prairie Thunder Baking Company http://prairiethunderbaking.com/ Our mission is to bake the best quality breads and pastries available to the Oklahoma City area, always fresh and always from scratch.

Earth Elements Market & Bakery http://www.earthelementsfarm.com/ Earth Elements Mission is to provide our community with healthier, local food alternatives. By buying direct from local farmers and producers, EEMB can preserve, process, and prepare local ingredients in a wholesome manner, encouraging our community to enjoy Oklahoma grown and Made in Oklahoma products.

Oklahoma Food Cooperative http://www.oklahomafood.coop/ Each month, customer members order from a list of foods grown right here in Oklahoma by the cooperatives producer members. With one call, one payment, and one pickup or delivery, you could order food from many different Oklahoma producers. One week after you order, you pick up your food at one of several locations.

Oklahoma Farm to School http://www.okfarmtoschool.com/ Farm to School aims at getting Oklahoma-grown food on the cafeteria trays of school children. It encourages farmers to sell produce to schools and encourages schools to buy part of their fresh fruit and vegetable needs from Oklahoma farmers along with local healthy farm products.

OSU-OKC Farmers' Market http://www.osuokc.edu/farmersmarket/ The OSU-OKC Farmers' Market is open all year long at the OSU-OKC Horticulture Pavilion, 400 N. Portland Ave. in Oklahoma City.

Oklahoma Grown Markets http://www.okgrown.com/ Buyers looking for readily available fresh fruits and vegetables will be guaranteed a consistency and quality that other states would find hard to match. Oklahoma farmers markets offer a wide array of fresh fruits and vegetables along with plant materials suited for an incredible range of climates and environments.

P Bar Farms http://www.greatplainsrcd.org/index_files/sparc.htm P Bar Farms is milling SPARC 100% whole wheat flour. This wheat is grown in no-till conservation cropping systems providing ecosystem services, healthier soils, healthier plants, and better nutrition.