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A note from President Obama

The White House, Washington Dear Jeffrey: Thank you for writing. The best way to advance our Nation’s interests and values is through open engagement rather than isolation. That is why after more than half a century, the United States is changing its…Read More

JUNE 19 - 28 CUBA

NEEM INTERNATIONAL DELEGATION ON TROPICAL and AGRECOLOGICAL STUDY at SOLEDAD via Havana, Trinidad, Cienfuegos and Matanzas NEEM is pleased to convene Tropical Study groups, Agroforestry and Agroecologist to SOLEDAD via Havana, Trinidad and Cienfuegos. NEEM…Read More


“I saw a country which by necessity, is leading the world in sustainable agriculture in reducing off farm inputs of pesticides, herbicides, and fertilizers and maximizing the use of forages. Soon after the year 2000, I predict that more and more countries…Read More

New 2015 Cuba Travel Brigades with NEEM To see and understand a culture you should travel with those truly knowledgeable in all aspects of it with long term credentials rather than an outside group who has not been engaged. The time to see Cuba is now before change…Read More

Agroecology - Dr. Fernando Funes 8/29 - 9/19 NC Triangle 9/16-9/19

From CUBA to the U.S. SEPTEMBER: 16th – 19th NEEM and our NC Partners at NC State University and Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS), RAFI & CFSA members will host Dr. Fernando Funes in collaboration with UC Berkley, University of…Read More


You need more than healthy soil; you need biologically rich soil that addresses specific issues and insure a more successful farm. Mycorrhizae fungi is a large family of fungi that is part of the living soil system. They attach themselves to root systems,…Read More


Agroecology in practice is working in harmony with the land, ecosystem and restores it naturally. Understanding a productive ecosystem is comprehension of those things that have been done that offset its natural balance, recreate it when possible, and utilize…Read More
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