Grazing Systems and Alternative Livestock Breeds, Organic Production, Farms and Community, Sustainability in Agriculture, Soil and Water Management, Alternative Marketing and Business Practices, Aquaculture and Soilless Farming, Alternative Crops and Plants, Education and Research, Energy, Ecological Pest Management
The ERS mission is to inform and enhance public and private decision making on economic and policy issues related to agriculture, food, the environment, and rural development. With over 300 employees, The Economic Research Service is a primary source of economic information and research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Washington State University Small Farms Team provides research-based information and educational programs for farmers, consumers, decision-makers, and others involved in local food systems. The team is a statewide affiliation of professionals from WSU, state agencies, and non-governmental organizations.
Advocacy, education and collaboration are the primary strategies in our work. Tilth Alliance uses farms, gardens and kitchens as classrooms where all people, from all backgrounds, can learn to grow, prepare and eat food in ways that are ecologically sound, economically viable and culturally appropriate.
Index. Some full-text. Covers materials relating to agriculture in all formats and periods, including printed works from as far back as the 15th century. Includes articles, book chapters, books, and more. Created by the National Agricultural Library (USDA).
Full-text. From 1930's - present. An excellent source for popular and academic, peer-reviewed articles on business and economics, as well as country and corporation profiles. Company View data includes financials, subsidiaries, products, employees, industry information and more. Video content provided by the Associated Press.
he North American Industry Classification System or NAICS (pronounced "nakes") is used by business and government to classify business establishments and is sometimes helpful in targeting your searches.
For instance, the NAICS code for potatoes is 111211. To search on the code in Business Source Complete:
In the search box, use the pull-down menu to limit the search to the NAICS field, and then enter the code: