SPECIALIZED INFO: USDA launches Nutrition.gov
- Website offers support to new farmers. // Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;2/16/2012, p8
The article reviews the Web site, Start2farm.gov, launched by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in collaboration with National Agricultural Library and the American Farm Bureau Federation.
- Forest Service Resources. // Science Teacher;Sep2004, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p80
Features the free-loan video library at the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service Web site. Education curricula provided by the Forest Service; Benefits of the site for students; Access for the material on the science of wildfires.
- Government Web site offers market outlooks. // Western Farm Press;2/7/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p11
Reports that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is preparing a Commodity Market Information System (CMIS) to bring together many sources of commodity information from its various agencies into one Web site. Features of the CMIS; Improved functionality of the USDA Web site; Goal of the...
- USDA for Kids: The Healthy New Look of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Web Site. Kelsey, Paul // T H E Journal;Dec2002, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p26
Focuses on a Web site created by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for children. Background on the role of the USDA in nutritional programs and education for students; Features of the Web site; List of agriculture-related Web sites for teachers and students.
- for the bookmark:. // American Demographics;Oct2001, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p13
Introduces two Web sites. Information provided by the Web site of the French National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies; Features of the Economic Research Service site of the United States Department of Agriculture.
- Science Surfing. // Discover;Dec2003, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p19
Provides information on several Web sites related to science. Tips on diet, food safety, and fitness from the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Life and achievements of the great Greek and Roman scientists and mathematicians; Experience of animals at the National Zoo in Washington D.C. via Webcams.
- FirstGov for Science Resource Announced. Shigo, Kimberly // Computers in Libraries;Feb2003, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p51
An alliance of government agencies, collectively called the science.gov Alliance, has announced its new "FirstGov for Science" Web site. The agencies collaborated to create a gateway to reliable information about science and technology from across federal government organizations via one...
- USDA launches redesigned ag statistics Web site. // Wenatchee Business Journal;Feb2006, Vol. 20 Issue 2, pA8
The article reports on the accessibility of agricultural data from the web site launched by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Features of the web site are described. The site will be updated regularly, and Monthly Crop Production reports will be...
- Reviews. Adams, Megan // Government Information Quarterly;1996, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p329
Reviews the World Wide Web homepage of the United States Department of Agriculture.