Useful Links

Youth in Ag Networks

AusAgventures
Australian agriculture careers blogs and events.
http://ausagventures.com/

Future Farmers Network
National network representing members across the agriculture industry
http://futurefarmers.com.au/

Young Professionals for Agricultural Development
International network enabling youth in innovative agriculture development
http://www.ypard.net/

Youth Food Movement 
Food Systems Education Initiative for young people
http://www.youthfoodmovement.org.au/

Find out more about Agricultural Research for International Development

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research
Agricultural research to improve livelihoods in developing countries
http://aciar.gov.au/

Asia Pacific Network for Global Change Research
Government network that promotes global change research
http://www.apn-gcr.org/

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Supporting initiatives in education, health and community development
http://www.gatesfoundation.org/

CGIAR
Global research partnership for a food secure future
http://www.cgiar.org/

The Crawford Fund
Raising awareness of benefits from international agricultural research
http://www.crawfordfund.org/

Crawford Fund YouTube channel
https://www.youtube.com/user/CrawfordFund?feature=watch

International Fund for Agricultural Development
A specialized agency of the United Nations
http://www.ifad.org/

Food security information network
Global community of practice addressing information needs of developing countries
http://www.fsincop.net/

Food & Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations
http://www.fao.org

Volunteer Overseas

Australian volunteers for international development
http://www.volunteering.austraining.com.au/

Australian volunteers international
http://www.australianvolunteers.com/home.aspx

Free Software

Endnote Basic

Reference management

http://endnote.com/basic

Mendeley

Reference management

http://www.mendeley.com/

Notepad++

Improved text file editing

http://notepad-plus-plus.org/

Open Atrium

Project management

http://openatrium.com

Open Office

Productivity suite

http://openoffice.apache.org/

R Project

Free software environment for statistical computing and graphics

http://www.r-project.org/

Vensim PLE

Icon-based modelling

http://vensim.com/

Zotero

Reference management

https://www.zotero.org/

References

Australian Council of Deans of Agriculture (ACDA)

A point of contact for University agriculture in Australia

http://www.csu.edu.au/special/acda/home

Australian Soil Classification System

http://www.clw.csiro.au/aclep/asc_re_on_line/soilhome.htm

FAOSTAT

Agricultural statistics from 245 countries since 1961

http://faostat.fao.org

FAO ebooks

http://www.fao.org/publications/e-book-collection/en/

Feedipedia

Animal feed resources information system

http://www.feedipedia.org

International Development Research Centre digital library

http://idl-bnc.idrc.ca/dspace/

Merck Veterinary Manual

http://www.merckmanuals.com/vet/index.html

Tropical Forages (multiple languages)

Information on tropical forages

http://www.tropicalforages.info/

USDA Statistics

http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?navid=DATA_STATISTICS

Other Useful links

Guide for Data Visualisation - Rebecca Wolfe, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine