SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE

Links To Interesting Sites In Sustainable Agriculture


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* * * Pesticide Information Service (PESTIS)

The Pesticide Information Service (PESTIS) is an online database for the pesticide use reform and sustainable agriculture communities, made available onthe EcoNet computer network. This database has over 400 news items, action alerts, newsletter ...

* * * * Communications for a Sustainable Future (CSF)

The Communications for a Sustainable Future (CSF) supplies lists for the purpose of enhancing communications between cultures by using computer networking in order to secure a more promising future. The home page has archives listed in areas such as ...

* * ABSP (Agricultural Biotechnology for Sustainable Productivity) Project

The quarterly newsletter (Vol. 1 No. 4) for the ABSP (Agricultural Biotechnology for Sustainable Productivity) Project. This is the last issuefor 1994. It contains papers regarding environmental preservation through the exploitation of biotechnology ...

* * * * BioLink Newsletter

BioLink is the quarterly newsletter of the USAID-funded Agricultural Biotechnology for Sustainable Productivity (ABSP) Project. The newsletter covers topics such as Global Biotechnology Programs for the improvement and implementation of agricultural ...

* * * * Sustainable Earth Electronic Library (SEEL)

The Sustainable Earth Electronic Library (SEEL) presents a listing of environmentally-related information tools and services. The SEEL page provides a listing of subject areas that contain publications and materials to educate people on the ...

* * * * The Rainforest Action Network Home Page

The Rainforest Action Network Home Page is a lively compendium of information related both to the conservation of rain forests and to the Rainforest Action Network's efforts to assist in preserving these ecosystems. At this site you will find data ...

* * * * TransAlta Corporation

The TransAlta Corporation supplies of electric and thermal energy. Its subsidiaries are the TransAlta Utilities Corporation and the TransAlta Energy Corporation, which are explained at this site, along with financial information, the corporations' ...

* * * * Chattanooga's Sustainable Development Online

Chattanooga's Sustainable Development Online is a Web page promoting the city of Chattanooga, Tennessee, its sites, and its commitment to sustainable development. The site holds facts and pictures of the city, and various resources on environmental ...

* * * Tweed Horizons Centre for Sustainable Technology

The Tweed Horizons Centre for Sustainable Technology Home Page contains a listing of environmental research multimedia publishing companies that provide sustainable technologies. The companies include Scottish Borders Enterprise, Tanaris Energy ...

* * * State of the Environment, Canada

The State of the Environment, Canada home page provides access to information for the areas of Stratospheric Ozone Depletion and Sustaining Marine Resources. The Stratospheric Ozone Depletion link uses hypertext and imagemaps to cover issues which ...

* * * Earth Pledge Foundation

The Earth Pledge Foundation is dedicated to the issue of Sustainable Development, and the promotion of the United Nations Earth Summit Pledge. Their home page has a descriptionof the organization and its goals, an art gallery of works by Robert ...

* * * * University of Wisconsin River Falls College of Agriculture

The University of Wisconsin River Falls College of Agriculture page describes its facilities, academic departments, and degree programs.The departments focus on areas of agriculture that include biotechnology, agricultural economics, agricultural ...

* * * * Purdue University School of Agriculture

The Purdue University School of Agriculture WWW site presents the school's academic programs, which include an international agriculture program. In addition, this page describes its faculty, academic programs, research activities, and agricultural ...

* * * * City Farmer's Urban Agriculture Notes

This page has information and links to articles on urban agriculture. The page is provided by City Farmer, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Urban Agriculture Notes is written for those who want to start up their own 'Office of Urban ...

* * * The Sustainable Human Ecosystems Laboratory Gopher at the University of Georgia

This is a gopher server of the Sustainable Human Ecosystems Laboratory at the University of Georgia in Athens. It contains information on the Anthropology Department, announcements, news releases, research, staff, courses, graduate admissions, phone ...

* * * * GEARS - Global Entomology Agriculture Research Server

GEARS, the Global Entomology Agriculture Research Server is an exciting new resource concerning the role that insects--often bees--play in agriculture. There is a wide variety of information here geared to all types of people, including children, ...

* * * New York State Agriculture Experiment Station

The New York State Agriculture Experiment Station page, at Cornell University,presents information on its academic departments, research activities, facultyand publications. The 350 faculty members, research associates, and technicians perform ...

* * * * Auburn University College of Agriculture's AGNET

The Auburn University College of Agriculture's AGNET is the central server for the College's Agricultural information. The site provides both local information and connections to Internet agriculture research programs and databases. Agricultural ...

* * * * Linkages - International Institute for Sustainable Development WWW Server

Linkages is provided by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), publishers of the Earth Negotiations Bulletin.The IISD page makes information available on past and future international meetings related to environment and ...

* * * * Solar Design Associates, Inc.

Ever wondered how to get back at those nasty utility companies that keep eating up your paycheck? The Massachusetts-based Solar Design Associates, Inc. is an architectural firmdedicated to the creation of sustainable buildings and the engineering of ...

* * * * Electronic Democracy Information Network (EDIN) Gopher

A large archive of information on a wide variety of topics, EDIN contains resources created to benefit almost any progressive social project--'from revitalizing inner-city communities to creating sustainable development to converting to a peacetime ...

* * * * Communications for a Sustainable Future -- International Political Economy Network

Communications for a Sustainable Future operates the International Political Economy Network (IPENet) for anyone interested in the workings of the global political economy. Visitors to this site can read a general overview of IPENet; look through the ...

* * * Yellow Mountain Institute for Sustainable Living

The Yellow Mountain Institute for Sustainable Living, located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Central Virginia, works to introduce building techniques that increase the supply of affordable, energy-efficient housing. The home page has information ...

* * * United Nations Environment Programme, Working Group on Sustainable Product Development

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)-Working Group on Sustainable Product Development (UNEP-WG-SPD) page presents informational links about the group's research and branch organizations. The SPD page provides information on research ...

* * * * Solstice - Sustainable Energy and Development Online!

This WWW server provides state-of-the-art information on renewable energy, energy efficiency, the environment, and sustainable community development.

* * * Communications for a Sustainable Future

This site is maintained by the group Communications for a Sustainable Future, with the goal of using modern information technology to enhance the quality of life in the future. These resources provide discussion groups and information on subjects ...

* * * * University of Agriculture in Nitra

This site gives information on the administration and academic programs of the University of Agriculture in Nitra, Slovak Republic. It also provides information on the university's departments, faculty, courses, FTP servers, and the Slovakia document ...

* * * National Genetic Resources Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service (ARS)

The National Genetic Resources Program, of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service (ARS), provides germplasm information about plants, animals, microbes and insects. It also provides links to other gophers related to ...

* * * U.S. Department of Agriculture's Economics and Statistics System

This site gives access to data and databases concerned with agriculture and agricultural biology. The data covers topics such as textile fiber production, farm production expenses, milk and dairy product sales, and fertilizer use. The databases has a ...

* * * * University of Arizona College of Agriculture

The University of Arizona College of Agriculture page describes its academic degree programs, departments, faculty and research activities. The interdisciplinary research activities cover such areas as environment sciences, human nutrition, food ...

* * * * Agriculture Online

Agriculture Online offers Internet resources for farmers, brought to you by the editors of 'Successful Farming' Magazine. Services include a directory of online farming organizations, institutions, and publications, as well as their own weather ...

* * * Extension Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture Gopher Server

This is a gopher server of the Extension Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The Extension Service aims to allow the general public access to the information and resources provided by the Department of Agriculture. This gopher gives ...

* * * * Agriculture, Foresty and Fisheries Research Council (AFFRC)

The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries' (MAFF) Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Research Council secretariat (AFFRC)page provides access to its servers. The MAFF servers are presented in either a list or map format. The ...

* * * * United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service National Headquarters page offers users an extensive look at the reports and activities of the Forest Service. There are numerous reports, maps and links to look at here, including ...

* * * Agricultural Biotechnology Center

This site contains information on biotechnology issues as they apply to agriculture. The Agricultural Biotechnology Center conducts research into new applications of biotechnology and develops and promotes their agricultural applications. Users can ...

* * * The College of Agriculture Gopher of the University of Kentucky

This is the University of Kentucky, College of Agriculture's gopher server. It offers information about its various departments, a bibliography, fact sheets, newsletters, research projects, publications, reports, courses, conferences, workshops, and ...

* * * North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

This site provides information about and related to the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Program. As such, it provides information about agriculture, economics, Four-H, horticulture, weather, and more. There are also links to US Department of ...

* * * * Information Services for Agriculture

Information Services for Agriculture (ISA) offers consulting services to agriculture-related businesses who wish to establish a presence on the WWW. Services include Web site design, implementation of database packages and other information delivery ...

* * * University of Nebraska Lincoln Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources

The University of Nebraska Lincoln Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources presents its educational programs in such areas as forestry, entomology, horticulture and plant sciences. The Institute maintains a listing of it research publications ...

* * * * University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences page presents its academic departments, research activities, educational programs, and research centers. The Institute supplies research facilities to study areas such as ...

* * * Nova Scotia Agricultural College Department ofAgriculture and Marketing

The Nova Scotia Agricultural College Department of Agriculture and Marketing page describes its academic programs, research projects, and newsletter. The department performs research on marketing services for the food, animal, and plant industry, as ...

* * * Aberdeen University Department of Agriculture

The Aberdeen University Department of Agriculture presents its educational programs and courses in animal production, crop studies, agricultural economics and agricultural microbiology. The students have an agricultural society that works for the ...

* * * * University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Department of Horticulture

The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Department of Horticulture page describes its undergraduate and graduate degree programs, faculty, courses and graduate handbook. The courses cover such areas of horticulture as plant biochemistry, plant ...

* * ecol-agric

Ecol-agric is an electronic mailing list for discussions of organic and biological agriculture, as well as for networking within the field, exchanging news, conference announcements, and other resources. This mailing list is based in the United ...

* * * North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

This site provides information about and related to the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Program. It provides information about agriculture, economics, Four-H,horticulture, weather, and more. There are also links to the U.S. Department of ...

N/R AG-EXP-L (Expert Systems in Agriculture Mailing List)

AG-EXP-L focuses on the use of Expert Systems in agricultural production and management; it is aimed at practitioners, Extension personnel, and Experiment Station researchers in the land grant system.

* * * National Research Institutes of Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has designed this clickable map of their National Research Institutes. Each institute is labeled on the map of Japan, and a text key at the bottom explains the name of the site. Each point on ...

* * * Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

This gopher server provides access to the archives of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. The archives include agricultural statistics, forestry resources, and international development resources.

* * * Washington State University (WSU) College of Agriculture & Home Economics

This site is a gopher server of the Washington State University (WSU) College of Agriculture and Home Economics. It provides information such as administrative notices, courses, journals, and research programs. In addition, there are links to other ...

* * * United States Department of Agriculture's Current Research Information System

The United States Department of Agriculture's Current Research Information System is a 'documentation and reporting system for publicly supported agricultural, food and nutrition, and forestry research' undertaken by the USDA or state university ...

* * * * Extension Service USDA Gopher

The Extension Service USDA gopher covers agricultural issues ranging from policies to surrounding agencies within the USDA and the federal government. There is specific information like flood and disaster-related information and coverage of major ...

* * * * Agricultural Genome World Wide Web Server

This is the information page for the Agricultural Genome World Wide Web (AGWWW) Server. The AGWWW is a service provided by the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture), National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Maryland, USA. The information ...

* * * US Department of Agriculture Science and Education Programs

The United States Department of Agriculture Science and Education Programs page provides information on its organizational structure, press releases, and science and educational programs. The programs include the Higher Education Challenge Grants, ...

* * * University of California Kearney Agricultural Center

The University of California Kearney Agricultural Center publishes the Central Valley POSHARVEST newsletter that contains information on maintaining harvest quality and other areas of plant and food sciences. The Center's Page presents its research ...

* * * The TAMU/TAEX GN/Gopher/WWW Server

This site offers access to research-based agricultural and environmental information. Available resources include newsletters, publications, 4-H community development information, and a master gardener page.

* * * Centre de Cooperation Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Developpement

This server is brought to the WWW by the Centre de Cooperation Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pourele Developpement (CIRAD). It contains information on agriculture, with agricultural databases and other information available. Most of the ...

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