Author Archives: George Elliott

About George Elliott

George Elliott is an associate professor of horticulture at the University of Connecticut. You can e-mail him at

Certifying Sustainability

The term “stakeholders” calls to mind a scene from a vampire movie, with angry villagers about to go after the monster that has been terrorizing them. At the National Sustainable Agriculture Stakeholders Dialogue, sharpened sticks were not in evidence, but several pointed opinions were expressed in presentations and discussions. The conference, held Feb 29 in