Agroforestry is the intentional integration of trees and shrubs into crop and animal farming systems to create environmental, economic, and social benefits. It has been practiced in the United States and around the world for centuries.

Agroforestry can provide:
  • Diversified income
  • Cleaner air and water
  • Habitat for wildlife
  • Improved soil health
  • Safe and healthy food
  • Energy conservation
  • Bioenergy production
  • Increased wealth in rural communities
  • Sustainable farms, ranches and woodlands