Seattle Tilth

Promotes organic gardening and farming in urban areas.

King County's 'Puget Sound Fresh' Page

Guide to local farmers and farmer's markets

Home Page of Center for Science in the Public Interest

Excellent organization that focuses mostly on producing science-based information about healthy eating and acting as a watchdog on federal regulatory agencies, such as the FDA.

"Dinegerous" Map of Seattle Restaurant Inspections

You can tell instantly from looking at the map markers of restaurants all over the city which ones are safe and which are unsafe based on health department inspections.

King County's Healthy Eating Page

Seattle-King County Department of Public Health page on healthy eating, including healthy and low-cost recipes.

Seattle-King County Department of Public Health Restaurant Closures Page

Which local restaurants have been shut down recently? Find out here!

Seattle-King County Department of Public Health Restaurant Inspections Search

Type in a restaurant name and get the results of inspections by the county health department

Nutrition and Diet Tips from the American Dietetic Association

Fiber, phytochemicals, exercise, cruciferous vegetables, cautions about edible flowers and many other food and nutrition topics are addressed at this site.

WSU's King County Cooperative Extension

Local gardening, farm, and food information.

Wikipedia's Organic Farming Page

Organic farming in a nutshell: history, methods, standards, economics and more.

FDA's Food Facts for Consumers

A spotty melange of information at this federal government site.

Community Supported Agriculture Information

Lots of CSA information and links

Wikipedia's Sustainable Agriculture Page

History, methods, farming and natural resources, economics

Pesticide Profiles

Wondering about a particular pesticide or herbicide? Get the lowdown on it from this searchable index produced by University of California at Davis, Michigan State University, Oregon State University, and Cornell University.

Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides

Portland-based watchdog group. Lots of pesticide news and information here.