The Organic Guide to San Francisco

Restaurants • Stores • Gardens • Farm-Fresh Food • Hours • Directions • Transit • Overview Map • Local Products • People • Information • Resources • Easy-to-Use!  

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Enrich your time in northern California by ordering this handy, unique Guide today!
Have fun while helping create a better world tomorrow!

The Guide includes:

Farmers' markets,
CSAs (direct from the farm)
Health food stores,
Grocery stores,
(including many that are not generally known
to feature organic - we only include those with a strong commitment),
Specialty stores (where you can find organic herbs, organic and hemp clothes, and organic and natural meats!),
Community gardens,
Less-toxic "wet" cleaners !

We currently have available our 2002 edition, which includes an Appendix with 4 more pages of goodies - and a web link for ongoing updates. This link is only available to Guide readers!

Have fun while helping to create a healthier, less-toxic world!

This innovative and unique resource book brings together for the first time the essential information you need to discover, enjoy, and support organics in San Francisco.

For both visitors and locals!

In these 108 pages, we've included everything you need to start your organic adventure right away, including:

EXCITING ORGANIC PLACES. Discover the best places in this area to enjoy delicious organic food, wine, and much more. Look places up by category or by geographical area, using the handy overview map. Place listings include:

    * Organization name, address, phone number, email, and web address;
    * Hours, directions, transit, and neighborhood codes;
    * A description of their offerings; and
    * Symbols for those offering products by mail order or at retailers.

* EMPOWERING INFORMATION. Find out what's going on with today's food and farms, and how we can all tangibly and easily help create a better world for ourselves, our children, and other beings around the globe.

* NOURISHING INSPIRATION. Connect with the local people who are joining together to nurture our precious earth, celebrate local ecosystems, and joyfully weave healthy community.

* CONVENIENCE. Get all this in one handy, well-organized book which easily fits into a coat pocket, purse, or glove compartment.

* SUPPORTS OUR WORK. All proceeds from this project nurture our volunteer, community-supported work for a healthier, less-toxic world for everyone.

Get a copy today -- for yourself, or a friend!

The Guide is available at area stores. Or you can order it by sending $11.25 ($12 for California residents, to include sales tax) to the address below and indicating "SF Guide." More information on both these options, click on the buttons below.

We've done the research for you!     


* Bumperstickers - “Support Organic Farmers” and more. Select "Ordering Info & Form" to the right.

* Quantity discounts for both retail and wholesale folks.

Contact us about distributing these resources through your store or organization -- or for information about being in future Guide updates.

A big thank you to our Guide Sponsors: Whole Foods, Real Food Company, CCOF (California Certified Organic Farmers), and Veritable Vegetable. Also thank you to our Business/Organization Members; for a current list, click here.

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