Agroforestry is one of the top ten natural climate solutions and the Midwest is one of the target regions for its adoption. Learn more about how you can use agroforestry practices for carbon drawdown as well as profit.

Getting Started

Whether you are an experienced farmer, institutional landowner, or agroforestry enthusiast, we have resources and programs to help you get launched. Find out how to access resources, chose tree crops for your area, and much more.

Farm Finances

From farm management to marketing, we can help you access cost-share resources, understand emerging markets for tree crops, and plan for successful agroforestry adoption. Start off on the right foot with your finances.

2020 Perennial Farm Gathering

Join hundreds of farmers and researchers from across the midwest and around the world to share knowledge, experiences, and enthusiasm for perennial agriculture. This is a great way to connect with a growing community that is transforming agriculture in the Midwest.

Already registered? Log into the gathering through the link below.

Call for 2021 Mentor Farmers

Inspire the next generation of agroforestry farmers by becoming a Mentor Farmer with the Savanna Institute Apprenticeship Program!

Applications are due Monday, December 21, 2021.

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Featured Events

Upcoming Events

Sun 06

2020 Virtual Perennial Farm Gathering

December 6 - December 9
Jan 12

Webinar: Climate resilience and justice

January 12, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Feb 09

Webinar: Value-Added Products

February 9, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mar 09