What We Do

We lay the groundwork for widespread agroforestry

Black Currants

A superfruit for the Midwest

Agroforestry Apprenticeships

Our summer 2023 application is now open

Elderberries

A native perennial crop for the Midwest

Climate

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.

Multilingual Resources

The latest from the agroforestry podcast and blog by the Savanna Institute

Ten Resources to Help You Start Grazing

Ten Resources to Help You Start Grazing

This post was produced in collaboration with Grassland 2.0.  Well-managed grazing practices can be profitable, enjoyable, and good for the land. As you get started grazing, nothing will be more valuable to you than talking with other graziers, and grazing specialists,...

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