North American Fruit Explorers
Non-profit organization of fruit and nut enthusiasts who share practical information about growing and enjoying all types of fruits and nuts.
International non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and celebrating heritage foods and artisanal food and beverage producers.
Link to the USA Ark of Taste Products. Check out articles on Artisanal Cider and Heirloom Apples.
Link to the Slow Food Convivium for southwest Virginia.
Southern Foodways Alliance
Dedicated to documenting and celebrating the diverse food cultures of the American South, this organization sponsors excellent symposia and publications.
Wittenham Hill Cider Portal
Andrew Lea’s site with valuable information on small scale cidermaking.
Vintage Virginia Apples
An excellent source of over 250 apple varieties, good quality fruit trees plus workshops on orcharding and cidermaking.
Michael Phillips’ portal for valuable orchard information
Information and evangelizing on traditional craft cider.
UK-centric and informative site on real cider.
Forgotten Fruits Manifesto and Manual from RAFT—Renewing America’s Food Traditions.