Science Agriculture sites
Science Agriculture sites
Online presence of Agra Informa , information specialists on soft commodities , agriculture and food policy , markets and trade.
|Agricultural Biodiversity Weblog|
Luigi Guarino and Jeremy Cherfas aim to include on this blog , nuggets of information on anything that relates to agrobiodiversity , and welcome contributions from others.
Food and Agriculture Organization's agriculture website. Includes a news magazine plus guides and links to information on livestock , biotechnology , land/water development , crop production , plant protection , agricultural support systems.
|Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada|
Provides information , research and technology , and policies and programs to achieve security of the food system , health of the environment and innovation for growth.
Online resource providing practical information and resources for starting , financing and running a small farm.
|Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, NAS/NRC|
Part of U. S. National Academy of Sciences and National Research Council. Topics on site include animal nutrition , pesticides , and federal funding of agricultural research.
|CIAT: International Center for Tropical Agriculture|
Carries out research into agriculture and crops. Details of projects , regional activities , educational information , project databases.
|COST Action 866: Green Care in Agriculture|
International co-operative project to increase scientific knowledge on the best way to implement green care in agriculture , through research and working groups.
Collection of PDF files and links , grouped by sector , providing an agricultural portal for products , services and information.
The use of autonomous , small robots in agriculture is expected to revolutionize field work. Professional , university or school teams are invited to enter their robots for an open-air field contest.
Web-based food defence network designed to enable departments of agriculture and health , as well as laboratories , to communicate and coordinate with their peers in the US and Canada.
|National Institute of Agricultural Botany|
Independent UK body specialising in agriculture , horticulture and food. It supplies a number of services including consultancy , training , and technical advice to governments , supra-governmental agencies , agribusiness and farmers.
|Resource Centre on Urban Agriculture and Forestry|
Provides resources for the integration of agriculture into urban planning. Website holds a number of papers and links to related sites.
|The Small Farm Resource|
Aims to disseminate information of use to people with small farms or rural property. Topics include aquaculture , beekeeping , livestock , orchard and forage crops , and pests.
|U. S. Department of Agriculture|
Describes its main functions , and with a collection of links on current agricultural news and research.