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Plants and Crops

USDA. Agricultural Research Service.

Presents nomenclature, classification, distribution, references, and economic impacts for over 40,000 accessions of USDA's National Plant Germplasm System.

USDA. Natural Resources Conservation Service.

Compiles plant names, photo gallery, fact sheets, cultural use, noxious and invasive plants, threatened and endangered plants, wetland plants, and software. Supports standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories.

Bioversity International.

Dedicated to the conservation and use of biodiversity. Allows browsing for information on plants and animals, biodiversity themes, and regions.

USDA. National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Gathers information to shape decisions regarding farm policy, funding availability, research and development and other key issues. Provides the only comprehensive, detailed picture of U.S. floriculture, nursery and specialty crop operations.

USDA. Foreign Agriculture Service.

Presents information on weather, soil moisture, vegetation and growing season for many field crops across several regions worldwide.

USDA. Economic Research Service.

Links to Outlook reports, 10-year projections, data sets, and online Briefing Rooms on individual crops.

California Sustainable Winegrowing Program.

Verifies, by a third-party auditor, that a winery or vineyard implements sustainable practices. Arranges information about sustainable practices for wine grape growers, including workbooks and workshops.