Farming & Nutrition

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*CARE FARMING & ADAPTIVE HORTICULTURE*

*REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE*
Certifications/Courses
Cornell Small Farms Program
Geoff Lawton Courses
Farmstead Meatsmith– butchery education
OSU Permaculture Design Certificate
Permaculture Institute Courses
Savory Institute– grass fed livestock
Resources
Acres USA Magazine
American Grassfed Research & Education Foundation
American Solar Grazing Association
Graze Magazine
Greg Judy-Green Pastures Farm– grassfed livestock
Permaculture Design Magazine
Polyface Farm
Sacred Cow Film/Book
Sustainable Dish

*RESEARCH*

Chiumento, A., Mukherjee, I., Chandna, J., Dutton, C., Rahman, A., & Bristow, K. (2018). A haven of green space: Learning from a pilot pre-post evaluation of a school-based social and therapeutic horticulture intervention with children. BMC Public Health, 18(1), 1–13. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5661-9

Clatworthy, J., Hinds, J., & Camic, P. M. (2013). Gardening as a mental health intervention: A review. Mental Health Review Journal, 18(4), 214–225. https://doi.org/10.1108/MHRJ-02-2013-0007

Downes, M. J., Lakhani, A., Maujean, A., Macfarlane, K., & Kendall, E. (2016). Evidence for Using Farm Care Practices to Improve Attachment Outcomes in Foster Children: A Systematic Review. British Journal of Social Work, 46(5), 1241–1248. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjsw/bcv070

García-Llorente, M., Rubio-Olivar, R., & Gutierrez-Briceño, I. (2018). Farming for life quality and sustainability: A literature review of green care research trends in Europe. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(6). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15061282

Gorman, R., & Cacciatore, J. (2017). Cultivating our humanity: A systematic review of care farming & traumatic grief. Health and Place, 47(December 2016), 12–21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2017.06.006

Harris, H. (2017). The social dimensions of therapeutic horticulture. Health and Social Care in the Community, 25(4), 1328–1336. https://doi.org/10.1111/hsc.12433

Kamioka, H., Tsutani, K., Yamada, M., Park, H., Okuizumi, H., Honda, T., … Mutoh, Y. (2014). Effectiveness of horticultural therapy: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 22(5), 930–943. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ctim.2014.08.009

Moeller, C., King, N., Burr, V., Gibbs, G. R., & Gomersall, T. (2018). Nature-based interventions in institutional and organisational settings: a scoping review. International Journal of Environmental Health Research, 28(3), 293–305. https://doi.org/10.1080/09603123.2018.1468425

Renzetti, C. M., & Follingstad, D. R. (2015). From Blue to Green: The Development and Implementation of a Therapeutic Horticulture Program for Residents of a Battered Women’s Shelter. Violence and Victims, 30(4), 676–690. https://doi.org/10.1891/0886-6708.VV-D-14-00091

Yao, Y. F., & Chen, K. M. (2017). Effects of horticulture therapy on nursing home older adults in southern Taiwan. Quality of Life Research, 26(4), 1007–1014. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11136-016-1425-0