Government and Educational Agricultural Websites

Agricultural websites of government departments and educational institutions:

Name Description
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) About sustainable agricultural production in developing countries
Bullocks Permaculture Homestead "...a resource for permaculture information as well as the online home for our extraordinary permaculture site on Orcas Island" Go to Permaculture Network. US based.
Biosecurity Australia - Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Links to current information on Biosecurity, Importing to Australia and Quarantine
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden Virtual Herbarium
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden Tropical Fruit Program
Farmer’s Bookshelf Hawaiian government horticultural site
Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Another University of Florida site
Manipur Dept of Horticulture Indian government horticulture site
NewCROP™ the New Crop Resource Online Program Windows to new and specialty crop profiles, wide and searchable range of agricultural information, including an Australian New Crops Project
NSW DPI - Coastal Fruitgrowers The Coastal Fruitgrowers Newsletter contains news & information for fruit growers on all aspects of growing citrus and low-chill stonefruit
Pacific Northwest Management Handbooks Wide scope, Plant disease, Weed, Insect, searchable and printable.
PaDIL Pictures of invasive pests and disease
Philippines Dept of Agriculture Official website of Philippines government
Philippines Dept of Science and technology Official website of Philippines government, range of R&D projects
Queensland Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry DAFF home page
RIRDC Australian government rural research site
SA Primary Industries Dept Department home page
Tropical Research and Education Center University of Florida site on tropical and sub-tropical fruit crops
US Department of Agriculture Department home page

 

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