To advance sustainable agriculture Leonardo Academy is leading a multi-stakeholder process that is developing a standard for Sustainable Agriculture using the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standard development process. This work is developing guidance for sustainable agriculture that addresses all three components of sustainability: economic, environmental, and social.More...
There are many ways to participate in the development of the Sustainable Agriculture Standard, ranging from serving on the Standards Committee and subcommittees to participating in the public comment and review process.More...
economic, environmental and social metrics
The objective of the sustainable agriculture standard-setting initiative is to establish a comprehensive, continuous improvement framework and common set of economic, environmental and social metrics by which to determine whether an agricultural crop has been produced and handled in a sustainable manner.More...
- 01 Draft National Sustainable Agriculture Standard Available!
- 02 Annual Standard Committee Meeting April 24th 2012
- 03 Sustainable Agriculture Events Conferences and Meetings
- 04 Participate in the Sustainable Ag Standard Process Get Involved!
- 05 About the Sustainable Agriculture Standard economic, environmental and social metrics
Leonardo Academy News
- Participation and Fundraising Campaign Announced for Pilot Test of National Sustainable Agriculture Standard LEO-4000 14 May 2013 | 11:40 am
- Launch of Development of Standard for Sustainability Master Plans 10 Apr 2013 | 11:54 am
- Sustainable Transportation Case Studies Launched by Leonardo Academy 26 Mar 2013 | 11:00 am
- LEED-EB Gold Certification is awarded to 901 New York Avenue 24 Jan 2013 | 1:23 pm
- LEED-EB Gold Certification is awarded to Metropolitan Square 24 Jan 2013 | 1:18 pm
- SustainablAgStd: .@LeonardoAcademy uses #cleandiesel projects to promote #sustainable #agriculture http://t.co/9BYxmWCo http://t.co/uFfO4x7U 26 Jul 2012 | 8:06 am
- SustainablAgStd: Google Apps Cuts GSA Energy Costs -- InformationWeek http://t.co/QlFbYE9H 27 Jun 2012 | 1:16 pm
- SustainablAgStd: I posted 7 photos on Facebook in the album "" http://t.co/hKtEbxHP 7 May 2012 | 2:09 pm
- SustainablAgStd: Thanks to all the committee members, stakeholders and observers who attended our Annual LEO-4000 Committee... http://t.co/wK85xYtq 7 May 2012 | 1:46 pm
- SustainablAgStd: Press Release announcing Working Draft posted for Committee Review.... http://t.co/LE1O47rl 7 May 2012 | 1:45 pm