1. The mission and purpose of ECHO North AmericaRegional Impact Center (North America RIC) is to equip small-scale farmers, missionaries, and development workers worldwide to combat hunger, malnutrition, and poverty. Here at ECHO North America, individuals are trained with practical and...
  2. 09/04/2024 Introduction to Syntropic Agriculture This is an interactive 4-day agroforestry training session. Learn how to cultivate abundant food and timber in a system that mimics a natural forest. Syntropic farming is a method inspired by Ernst Götsch. This course will cover the principles and practices...
  3. We take nature as the best model for our ecosystem design. Informed by technology, science, traditional agricultural practices from around the globe, principles of permaculture and regenerative grazing as promoted byAllan Savoryandthe Savory Institutewe attempt to create a wholistic, financially...
  4. 08/08/2023 Celebrating 30 years of learning together November 7-9 | Fort Myers, Florida Register Today! Welcome to the 30th annual ECHO International Agriculture Conference! The plenary speakers, breakout sessions and workshops provide opportunities for learning with others devoted to eradicating hunger...
  5. 01/01/1983 A great choice for the small or backyard farmer, dairy goats require a smaller investment than cows and produce milk that makes delicious yogurt and cheese. This fourth edition includes more on pygmy goats, health care, breeding, and making dairy products. You’ll have everything you need to you...
  6. 14/08/2023 Foundations for Farming Vegetable Training | August 2023 This Foundations for Farming training focused on vegetable production for small-scale farming or gardening, teaching principles that can be used in the US or around the world to help small-holder farmers. Prerequisite of Foundations for...
  7. 10/08/2023 Foundations for Farming Training | August 2023 This training is a full introduction to the principles of Foundations for Farming, a resource to equip the poor and break the yoke of poverty. It includes teaching on holistic management and technical principles, live demonstrations, and hands-on...
  8. 09/08/2023 NetCAP |August 9 This Conference brings together agriculture workers from the USA and those working internationally in agriculture, or those who have an interest in conservation agriculture and sustainable agriculture. The 2023 Conference of workshops and networking is around the topic “Supply...
  9. 11/09/2023 What is offered: This course is a deeper dive into sustainable agriculture options for smallholder farmers in the tropics. We will be taking a big-picture view as we look at agroecosystems as a whole. We will then dive deeper into systems function and design as we discuss the following four types...
  10. 08/01/1973 This book discusses many of the culinary and medicinal herbs native to North America, the kinds that were well known to the Indians and early settlers. 303 pages, illustrations