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Below you'll find a number of links that while not directly related to persimmons, do have some persimmon focus, are related to sustainable agriculture, agroforestry, permaculture, food heritage, forgotten or little known farm products, small farms, etc.  If you know of a  link that should be here, please let me know.  

 Wildcrafting & Foraging Links    Native Plant Organizations     Fruit and Nut Grower Links    Foodways     General Links   

Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs)    

Wildcrafting & Foraging Links

Bobcat's Wilder Kitchen -
EcoImages -
Fat of the Land: Adventures of a 21st Century Forager - Langon Cook's blog full of great content as well as eye-candy!
Oklahoma Wildcrafting  -
Wild Food Plants -
Wild Pantry -
Wildman Steve Brill - forager, field instructor, and author of several books on foraging and cooking wild foods.
Wildroots -

Native Plant Organizations

Eastern Native Tree Society (ENTS) (USA) -
Georgia Native Plant Society (GNPS) -
Indiana Native Plant And Wildflower Society (INPAWS) -
North Carolina Native Plant Society -
South Carolina Native Plant Society (SCNPS) -

Fruit and Nut Grower Links 

Indiana Nut Growers Association (INGA)
Kentucky Nut Growers Association (KNGA)
North American Fruit Explorers (NAFEX)  
Northern Nut Growers Association (NNGA)  
Ohio Nut Growers Association (ONGA)
Pennsylvania Nut Growers Association (PNGA)
Society of Ontario Nut Growers (SONG)
The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF)
The PawPaw Foundation

The Walnut Council  
Western Chestnut Growers' Association (WGCA)


Edible Communities - cultivating communities through food

Food History News - if you're interested in foodways and food history, this is a great resource

Food Timeline -  is a GREAT way to lose yourself in food heritage/history

Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) - also called Special Forest Products (SFPs)

Non-Timber Forest Products - from the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Southern Research Station at Blacksburg, Virginia

General Links 

Countryside & Small Stock Journal - magazine on homesteading, simple living, self-reliance, alternative energy, etc.
Eco-USA - clearinghouse for links on all manner of nature & environmental subjects