New AGRIS online service desk

AGRIS has a new online service desk powered by Agro-Know stem service. The online service is designed to make it simpler for data providers to interact with AGRIS.

AIMS Newsletter no.41, June 2015 available

The AIMS Newsletter for June 2015 is online, highlighting the SIDALC Alliance and we interview Manuel Hildago who sheds  more light into the activities of this network .

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"Improving Semantics in Agriculture" Workshop

"Improving Semantics in Agriculture" workshop aims to draw a roadmap for the future of information management and sharing in agriculture based on shared semantics. This (by invitation only) workshop will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of July 2015 at FAO HQ by major stakeholders in agri-semantics. See more details here

Welcome to AIMS

Agriculture Information Management Standards (AIMS) is a portal with information about (and access to) standards, technology and good practices. It is also a forum for connecting information management workers worldwide and for discussing open access and open data. AIMS stands for collaboration and interoperability.

AIMS is part of CIARD, the global movement for open agricultural knowledge for development.


Vest directory

VEST Directory is a catalog to retrieve datasets, metadata sets, tools and Knowledge Organization Systems (KOS) used in the broader agricultural information management community.