ENERGY AND WATER INSTITUTE OF NEW YORK is an l institution headquartered in New York City. Based on the curriculum of its parent organization, the SOAF Institute, it aims to promote academic research, new practices, and innovations within agriculture and water conservation by analyzing policy issues, modeling alternatives, and providing tools, education, and services to farmers and the public. With three locations in New York, the majority of its support comes from federal agricultural appropriations, though it receives private and other support. The organization supports a broad variety of local, state, and national efforts in the study and promotion of sustainable agriculture through education, outreach, and capacity building. Notable projects and efforts include promoting the idea of integrated pest management