2017-2018 Funding

We are grateful for the support given to ASI since 2006. Thank you to everyone who has contributed to our work.

$1,000,000+ contributors

California Department of Food and Agriculture / Specialty Crop Block Grant (USDA)

California Department of Pesticide Regulation

David and Lucile Packard Foundation

JG Boswell Foundation*

Sesnon Family

United States Department of Agriculture

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

$999,999 - $200,000


California Energy Commission, sub through Powwow Energy, LTD

Campbell Soup

Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation

Columbia Foundation

Mars, Incorporated

National Science Foundation

Rosenberg Endowment

TomKat Charitable Trust

True North Foundation

UC Agriculture and Natural Resources Competitive Grants Program

UC Office of the President Global Food Initiative

United States Environmental Protection Agency

$199,000 - $100,000

California Department of Education

California Department of Food and Agriculture / Federal Dairy Digester Working Group

California Department of Food and Agriculture / Fertilizer Research and Education Program

Constant van Vlierden Estate

MacArthur Foundation (via HASTAC / UC Irvine)

McClarty Family Foundation/Harold and Debbie McClarty

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Sacramento Area Council of Governments

Wells Fargo Foundation

$99,999 - $50,000

Almond Board of California

California Department of Water Resources

California Pistachio Research Board

California Tomato Research Institute


Gaia Fund

Kraft Foods Group, Inc

McNamara Foundation

The California Endowment

United Way of Kern County

Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education

$49,999 - $20,000

American AgCredit

California Strategic Growth Council

County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Public Health Services

Farm Credit West

Fresno Madera Farm Credit

Health Care Without Harm

NASA/California Institute of Technology Jet Propulsion Laboratory

National Honey Board

The Nature Conservancy

Sacramento County Farm Bureau

Yolo Farm to Fork Foundation (formerly Davis Farmers Market Foundation)

$19,999 - $1,000

Clif Bar Foundation

Clover Stronetta Farms

Cooks Company/Ric and Elaine Tombari

Del Monte Foods

Elite Energy

Elvenia J Slosson Endowment

Farm Credit Services of Colusa-Glenn

Fran Heller

Grimmway Farms/Cal Organics

Janice and William Stansfield

Kearney Foundation

Laura J. Tourte

Michael P. Tomich in memory of Prosper Q. Tomich

Park Farms Foundation

Physicians for Social Responsibility

Seeds of Change


UC Davis

UNFI Foundation

Unilever Best Foods

University of California Davis, Undergraduate Instructional Improvement Program

University of California Hansen Trust

Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development

Woolf Farming and Processing

Yohei Iwasaki