AGRIS is an international information system to bring together world literature dealing with all aspects of agricultural sciences and technology. AGRIS is a cooperative system in which participating countries input references to the literature produced within their boundaries and, in return, draw on the information provided by the other participants. To date, 240 national, international and intergovernmental centres participate.
ABARES is an independent research agency which provides economic forecasts on Australian rural and resource industries. Subjects covered include commodity forecasts, services and infrastructure in the rural sector and risk management in farm businesses.
The Australian National Botanic Gardens maintains a scientific collection of native plants from all parts of Australia. This site includes details on coming events, plants in the Botanic Gardens, maps and information for students and teachers. Includes the databases Australian Plant Name Index and Australian Plant Image Index.
This site provides links to news and weather, commodity prices and markets, as well as technical and government information.
The National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) is the peak national body representing farmers and, more broadly, agriculture across Australia. It is one of Australia’s foremost and respected advocacy organisations.
New Scientist is the world’s most popular weekly science and technology magazine. Its website, app and print editions cover international news from a scientific standpoint, and ask the biggest-picture questions about life, the universe and what it means to be human.
Online encyclopaedia of plant discovery, including biographucal articles."A celebration of plant exploration both past and present, with articles on historical explorers, and pages for their modern counterparts to tell their own tales of discovery."Includes world botanical garden information,international clubs and associations with active web sites and links to a number of seed sources.