Links are provided under several heads:

  • Research
  • Development
  • Funding Agencies
  • Charities/ NGOs
  • Societies/ Organisations
  • Training


Agritech East, Cambridge

APRA - Agricultural Policy Research in Africa

Bees for Development

Cornell University Conservation Agriculture Updates

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience, Coventry University 

Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

CIP International Potato Centre, Lima

CGIAR with links to all centres

'Evidence on Demand

FARA - Forum for Agricultural Research inAfrica

Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR)

Global Strategic Alliances for the Coordination of Research on the Major Infectious Diseases of Animals and Zoonoses

Global Food Security Initiative, University of Cambridge

International Soil Reference and Information Centre

International Plant Nutrition Institute

Institute of Agricultural Engineers

International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (email

International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI): SE Asia

James Hutton Institute

Promusa mobilizing banana science

Musapedia the compendium of knowledge on bananas.

Norman Borlaug Institute for Global Food Security (NBI)

Overseas Development Institute

Resource Centre on Urban Agriculture and Food Security

Rothamsted Research

Rowett Institute of Nutrition & Health

Wageningen Agricultural University

Wellbeing Pathways, DFID & ESRC

World Soil Survey Archive & Catalogue WOSSAC


AgriTechTalk International

Agriculture for Impact (A4I)


Cambridge Centre for Environment

Centre for Development Studies (University of Glasgow)

Conservation Agriculture (CA - FAO):

Conservation Farming Unit, Zambia

Coventry University Centre fr Agroecology & Food Security

Department for International Development

Development Planning Unit (University College London) 

ICID (International Commission on Irrigation & Drainage)

The IDL Group

Institute of Development Studies (IDS, University of Sussex)

International Development Dept (University of Birmingham) 

International Development UEA (DEV, formerly ODG)

International Farm Management Association (IFMA)

No Till Farmer (Human rights and sustainable development)

Overseas Development Institute

School of International Development (UEA)

Sustainable Rice Platform, UNEP

System of Rice Intensification (SRI):
Water, Engineering and Development Centre (Loughborough University)

World Association of Soil & Water Conservation

World Vegetable Centre

Funding Agencies

Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Asian Development Bank

British Council

Commonwealth Fund for Technical Cooperation

Farmers' Dialogue

International Foundation for Science(IFS)

The World Bank




African Small Farmers' Group 

Echo USA

Grassroots Africa

Initiatives of Change UK

Mike Campbell Foundation 


Practical Action

Food security and sustainable farming from Greenpeace and Oxfam
List of UK charities

Sustainable Food Trust


AA International Ltd
Association of Applied Biologists

British Institute of Agricultural Consultants

British Society of Animal Science

British Expertise
Cambridge Conservation Forum
Cambridge Conservation Initiative

CIRAD France
Edinburgh Consortium for Rural Research
Indian Society of Agribusiness Professionals (ISAP)
Society of Biology

Professional Alliance for Conservation Agriculture (PACA)

The Royal Netherlands Society for Agricultural Sciences
The European Information System on Agricultural Research for Development
The Global Forum on Agricultural Research (Agriculture - Sustainable Agriculture)
UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre
World Agroforestry Centre
World Soil Survey Archive and Catalogue (WOSSAC)



IFSTAL Innovative Food Systems Teaching and Learning

STADD:ICE Innovation, Capacity Enhancement