High Mowing Organic Seeds is proud to be a member of the following business and not-for-profit organizations, all of which play some role in supporting sustainable farming practices and creating alternative food systems based on local, organic agriculture.
American Seed Trade Association:
An effective voice of action in all matters concerning the development, marketing and free movement of seed, associated products and services throughout the world.
Center for an Agricultural Economy: Seeks to engage agricultural leaders in the emerging 21st century food system to build capacity and inspire the public in supporting and implementing this system.
Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility:
Working to foster a business ethic in Vermont that recognizes the opportunity and responsibility of the business community to set a high standard for protecting the natural, human, and economic environments of our citizens.
Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association :
Develops, protects and promotes the organic seed trade and its growers, and assures that the organic community has access to excellent quality organic seed, free of contaminants and adapted to the diverse needs of local organic agriculture.
Vermont Business Environmental Partnership
-- To promote improved environmental and economic performance and to promote public recognition of environmental excellence.
An organization of consumers, gardeners and farmers creating a
sustainable regional food system which is ecologically sound and
economically viable through demonstration and education; promoting land
stewardship, organic food production, and local marketing.
The Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association
OSGATA develops, protects and promotes the organic seed trade and its growers,
and assures that the organic community has access to excellent quality
organic seed, free of contaminants and adapted to the diverse needs of
local organic agriculture.
Vermont Community Loan Fund
: Since 1987, the Loan Fund has strengthened Vermont by providing
equitable access to capital for the development of affordable housing,
community facilities & organizations and local businesses.
Farmers, gardeners and consumers working to promote an economically viable and ecologically sound Vermont food system for the benefit of current and future generations.
Slow Money Vermont: To
promote entrepreneurship that preserves and restores soil
fertility,appropriate-scale organic farming and local food communities;
to catalyze increases in foundation grant-making and mission-related
investing in support of sustainable agriculture and local economies;
and; o incubate next-generation socially responsible investment
strategies, integrating principles of carrying capacity, care of the
commons, sense of place and non-violence
Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable
Agriculture: Working to improve the economic and social prosperity of Pennsylvania
food and agriculture. We work with the farmers that grow our food, the consumers
that eat the food, and those concerned with the ecological well-being of our
environment and natural resources.
Home Garden Seed Association:
(HGSA) is a member driven organization made up of garden seed packet
companies, seed growers for the packet trade and allied vendors.
Organized in 2008, our membership is committed to promoting gardening