“I’ve really learned a lot about different cropping systems involved in agroforestry. It’s a very diverse field that I’m learning about.”
Savanna Institute Demo Farms Apprentice in Illinois
Meet the Savanna Institute
The Savanna Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works with farmers and scientists to lay the groundwork for widespread agroforestry adoption in the Midwest US. Inspired by the native savanna ecosystems that once covered much of this region, the Savanna Institute conducts research, education, and outreach to support the growth of diverse, perennial agroecosystems.