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Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
FAO Document Repository
An enormous database of FAO documents on the Internet. Most of the documents are available in either pdf or html format. Since the database started in 1998, over 6000 documents have been added, allowing users to download valuable agricultural formation from anywhere in the world, free of charge.
The WAICENT Information Finder permits users to search across the FAO's databases for online documents, citations to print sources, and statistical information.
FAOSTAT is an on-line and multilingual database currently containing over 1 million time-series records covering international statistics in the following areas: Production, Trade, Food Balance Sheets, Food Aid Shipments, Fertilizer and Pesticides, Land Use and Irrigation, Forest Products, Fishery Products, Population, Agricultural Machinery.
AGRIS (Free FAO version)
Covers all aspects of agriculture, including forestry, animal husbandry, the aquatic sciences and fisheries, and human nutrition. The database is produced by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) in cooperation with participating countries and international organizations. Information on using AGRIS to locate FAO reports
Report of the Council of FAO.
Call Number: MSU Remote Storage, S401.U6 A29
Most Council reports are now available online as well (2003 is most recent); search the WAICENT Information finder to see other years.
Report of the body which oversees the work of the FAO.
Report of the Conference of FAO.
Call Number: MSU Remote Storage, S401.U6 A3
Most reports are now freely available via online by searching the WAICENT Informaion Finder.
Report of the policy-making body of the FAO. It meets biennially.