The science of adapting the environment to provide self-sufficient methods of cultivation.

Sub Categories in Agriculture:

Agriculture Websites

AgNIC System Engine
Agriculture Network Information Center AgNIC is a guide to quality agricultural information on the Internet as selected by the National Agricultural Library, Land-Grant Universities, and other institutions.

UK Agriculture
Popular farming and countryside online resource based in the United Kingdom.

@griculture OnlineNews Discussion and Information
Agriculture Online provides farmers and other agriculturalists the opportunity to interact with each other, with information providers, with companies and with the world at large.

The Global Plant & Pest Information System
A compendium of plant information maintained by the FAO. Enables user to find suitable crops for particular climates, soils, locations and other constraints.

Agnet Agricultural Services
A comprehensive range of services available to UK based agricultural business.

Agriculture 21
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.

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.

System-wide Information Network for Genetic Resources
SINGER, the CGIAR system-wide information network for genetic resources of crop, forage and tree germplasm.

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Online
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Online is your gateway to agriculture and agri-food in Canada / Agriculture et Agroalimentaire Canada en direct est votre point d'accès sur l'agriculture au Canada.

University of California Sustainable Agriculture Program
Leadership and support for scientific research and education in agricultural and food systems that are economically viable, conserve natural resources and biodiversity.

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, United King
UK Government department most actively involved in agricultural issues both intrinsic to the country and to the planet as a whole.

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research
CGIAR's mission is to contribute to food security and poverty eradication in developing countries through research, partnership, capacity building, and policy support, and promoting sustainable agricultural development based on the environmentally sound

Online and multilingual databases currently containing over 1 million time-series records covering international agricultural statistics.

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.

Southwest Biotechnology and Informatics Center
Established to provide a single-point access to a vast store of widely distributed biotechnology data. Information resources for agricultural, pharmaceutical, and other fields of biotechnology.

USDA-NASS Census of Agriculture
National Agricultural Statistics Service for the United States of America.

United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Information and policy from the United States department of agriculture.

CAB Direct
An easily searchable archive of summaries of the world's agricultural and applied life sciences literature, available at cost.

GMO Africa Blog
Blog and news on the benefits of genetically modified food.

Conversations About Plant Biotechnology
Web site offers video discussions with farmers and agricultural experts from around the world on the benefits of agricultural biotechnology.