Subject Areas: Agriculture

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) - supports research, has genebanks and databases (in Arabic, English, Japanese, Russian, German, French, and English)

Core Historical Literature of Agriculture - Cornell University

Directory of Open Access Journals: Agriculture and Food Science: free access to more than 200 scholarly journals

The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library (TEEAL): full-text articles from more than 140 agricultural journals

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations - offers publications, statistics, and more (in Arabic, English, French, Spanish, and Chinese)

Food & Fertilizer Technology Center - focuses on practical information for small-scale farmers

Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) - U.S. Department of Agriculture - provides reports, food aid, and technical assistance

GEMStat: global water quality data and statistics from the United Nations Global Environment Monitoring System (GEMS) Water Programme

Historic Publications of the Agricultural Experiment Station - Kansas State University

Integrated Crop Management - Iowa State University

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) - information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes

PLANTS database - U.S. Department of Agriculture - includes plant names, characteristics, images, crop information, automated tools, and references U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Library - large archive of digitized USDA documents, including Agriculture Information Bulletin, Agricultural Economic Report, and Yearbook of the U.S. Department of Agriculture •

Animal Welfare Information Center Weather and Climate

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: this scientific intergovernmental body, set up by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), provides assessment reports of the state of knowledge on climate change worldwide

World Weather Information Service: provides weather observations, weather forecasts, and climatological information for more than 1,200 cities worldwide Last Updated ( Wednesday, 08 August 2012 )