About: Mandate | Genesis | Organization and Strategy | Main Initiators and Supporters | Steering Committee
Activities: General | Current Year
Resources: Publications | Institutional Database | Experts Database | International Organizations | Educational Institutions | NGOs | Seed Companies | Biosafety Regulations | Miscellaneous
News and Events: Current News | News Archive
Link: APAARI | CGIAR | FAO | GFAR | Others
Resources > NGOs
The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) representing the farmers and growers of England and Wales, promotes successful and socially responsible agriculture and horticulture, while ensuring the long term viability of rural communities.
The Asia Rice Foundation
The Asia Rice Foundation a regional nonprofit organization works for an Asia that can feed itself by mobilizing and providing support for research, educational, cultural, and advocacy movements that promote public appreciation of the role of rice in the diverse culture of Asia, and ensure that farmers can produce enough rice to feed Asia’s growing population while preserving the environment.
The AgBioWorld Foundation on genetically improved plants is run by Professor C S Prakash University, is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization principally a volunteer-driven organization that receives the vast majority of operating budget from individual contributions.
AgBioForum is committed to providing a space where academics, private and public sector analysts, and decision makers can present timely scientific evidence to enrich the ongoing public debate regarding the economic and social impacts of agricultural biotechnology. Therefore, it is involved in publishing short, non-technical articles reporting on current research.
AGBIOS is a Canadian consultancy company dedicated to providing public policy, regulatory, and risk assessment expertise for products of biotechnology. It has conducted training programs for the environmental and food safety risk assessment of genetically modified crops. The Company also provides experience and expertise to commercial enterprises seeking regulatory approval of biotechnology products, and to other public and private sector groups seeking clarification of issues associated with the development and utilization of biotechnology processes and products.
Agbiotech Info Net
Ag BioTech InfoNet is a valuable resource for anyone trying to better understand the implications of agricultural biotechnology. It highlights the best sites on the Internet for information on key aspects of agricultural biotechnology and its implications.
AgBiotech Reporter offers international coverage of news in the field of agricultural biotechnology.
BBSRC, Britain’s lead funding agency for academic research and training in the non-medical life sciences.
Biotech Industry Organization
Biotechnology Industry Organization is of two small Washington-based technology trade organizations merged to create the Bio Industry Organization better known as Bio.