ASNAPP Logo    
  A-SNAPP Resources

Herb Research Foundation

A-SNAPP News   |   Events   |   Resources   |   Contact   |   Partners   |   A-SNAPP Home



Botanical and Horticulture Resources

NewCROP HomePage
Herbal Database
National Botanical Institute (South Africa) Home Page
Welcome to HortNet
A Guide to Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
Growing for the Medicinal Herb Market | Selected Sources and Resources
Welcome to the PLANTS National Database

Market Research

USDA Economic Research Service
International Trade Centre
Eurostat: Agriculture and Fisheries

Strategis: Canada's BUSINESS INFORMATION Site
National Agricultural Statistics Service for U.S. Agriculture Statistical Information and Graphics
AMS@USDA - AMS- Market News Main Page
FTD - Guide to Foreign Trade Statistics (TOC)
Global Agribusiness Information Network (GAIN)
FAS Search Subjects
FAS Organics - Hort and Tropics division
FAS Online Commodity Information Page
STAT-USA/Internet Home Page
USITC Trade Database
Market Ag
Agricultural Trade Briefing Room--ERS/USDA
Terminal Market Herb Report
Statistical Resources on the Web
Today's Market Prices: Daily Herbs, Fruit and Vegetables Market Prices
FDA/CFSAN Economic Characterization of the Dietary Supplement Industry Final Report
ERS Report--The Spice Market in the United States: Recent Developments and Prospects
Welcome to World Herb
Richters ProGrowers Info
British Trade International
Europe's Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
Perfume and Flavor Industry Directory

Trade Promotion Agencies and Programs

African Growth and Opportunity Act
South African International Business Linkages
SUSTA: The Southern United States Trade Association WUSATA Web site
Colorado International Trade Office
World Trade Center Denver
Global Advisory Council
TIPS Online - Trade and Industrial Policy Secretariat, South Africa


Web Based Trading Sites

Green Trade Net
Organic Food and Natural Food by Beta Pure Foods Agriculture's Global Marketplace; sell and buy commodities, services, and implements related to the world of agriculture.
Herb World -- Herb Crop Shop - Read Listings

Organizations, Associations and Societies

Convention on Biological Diversity, CBD
Protea Atlas Project
Free State Department of Agriculture
oxford IP Research Center
American Botanical Council Online
International Alliance of Dietary Supplement Associations
International Herb Association (IHA)
American Horticultural Society Home Page
American Herbal Products Association (AHPA)
American Nutraceutical Association
The Herb Society of America
American Herbalists Guild Home Page
American Herbal Pharmacopoeia™
American Spice Trade Association - Featuring the World of Spice

International Devlelopment Agencies, Firms and Programs

Government Agencies

U.S. Customs Service
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

United Nations

United Nations Home Page


Agriculture 21
Farm Mgmt and Production Econ Service
FAO of UN - Agricultural Marketing
FAO of UN - Agricultural Support Systems Divisions
AGSI--Agro-Industries and Post-Harvest Management Service
INPhO - Information Network on post-harvest operations
Land and Water Development Division of the FAO
FIVIMS: Food Insecurity Vulnerability Mapping System
FAO - Forestry - Home Page
United Nations Development Programme
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
UNIDO--Intl Centre for Science and High Technology
UNCTAD WWW English homepage


USAID in South Africa
USAID/South Africa
US Agency for International Development
USAID CP FY2000: South Africa
Office of Private and Voluntary Cooperation
International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Canada
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH
OECD Online - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
OECD: AGR - Directorate of Food Agriculture and Fisheries
The World Bank Group



IUCN - The World Conservation Union
Endangered Wildlife Trust - South Africa
Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
Association for Biodiversity Information
United Plant Savers
National Center for the Preservation of Medicinal Herbs
Nova Scotia Plant Savers saving wild medicinal plants
CITES Secretariat
Endangered Species Program, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Plant Conservation Alliance Website
IUCN Red List Categories
Europe's Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
Conservation of Medicinal Wildlife resources in East and Southern Africa
Designated Cites Ports
African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resource
SANGONeT Home Page
SABONET - Southern African Botanical Diversity Network, angola, botswana, conservation, ecosystems, environmental, herbaria, horticulturists, lesotho, malawi, mozambique, namibia, plants, red data, scientific, swaziland, zambia, zimbabwe
World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Welcome to TRAFFIC
GIFTS of Health
People and Plants Online


Development Alternatives, Inc. (DAI): a consulting firm specializing in international economic development
Fintrac Inc.
Chemonics International Inc.
ARD Inc. (Associates in Rural Development)
RAFI--Rural Advancement Foundation International
IIED - International Institute for Environment and Development
IISDnet - The International Institute for Sustainable Development
Enda-caribe - Environment and development in the Caribbean
FARMESA--Farm-level Applied Research Methods Programme for East and Southern Africa
ILEIADOC home page
Harvard Institute for International Development
Canadian International Development Agency
SRISTI home Page

Programs Focusing on Medicinal Herb Development

Bioresources Development and Conservation Programme
GIFTS of Health
People and Plants Initiative
RAISE: Natural Products Home Page
TRAMIL-Program of applied research of med plants of the Caribbean
MEDPLANET-- global network on med plants
Foundation for Revitalisation of Local Health Traditions
Research Initiative on Traditional Antimalarial Methods (RITAM)
Commonwealth Health Programme Home Page
Global BioDiversity Insitiute
The Biotrade Initiative Website
TRAFFIC: Programme Priorities
IDRC REPORTS: Producing Essential Oils in West Africa by Honoré Blao
ANSAB projects studies
Sustainable Managment Initiatives

Business Resources

Import and Export - World Phytosanitation Contacts
Tariff DataBase
Welcome to World Herb
Herb World
Herb World -- The Herbal Green Pages
Everything Herbal - Main Page

Organic and Sustainable Production

Organic Certification Companies

World of Demeter
Bienvenue à ECOCERT : organisme de contrôle et de certification de l'Agriculture Biologique
Naturland-Verband e.V.

Organic Crop Improvement Association
Quality Assurance International Organic Certification

Organic Certification Standards

IFOAM - Standards Committee & Basic Standards
EUR-Lex: Community legislation in force - Document 391R2092
OMRI - Organic Materials Review Institute
Laws and Regulations
Australia National Standards
Codex Alimentarius: Standards on Line

Eco Certification

Global Ecolabelling Network
Green Seal--Homepage
SmartWood: Practical Conservation Through Certified Forestry
Sustainable forestry and wood certification at ForestWorld
Council on Economic Priorities Accreditation Agency
National Organic Program--USDA-AMS
Organic Agriculture World Wide Statistics
Organic Agriculture at FAO
Economic Research Service--Organic Farming Issues Center
EP:Special:Organic agriculture

Non-profits, Associations, etc.

IFOAM - International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements
Organic Trade Association
Organic Europe Home Page
MESA - Multinational Exchange for Sustainable Agriculture
Organic Farming in Europe
Organic Research
Organic Farming Research Foundation
Organic Alliance Website
OFMA (Organic Farmers Marketing Association)
Organic Centre for Wales Web Site
Organic food, farming and service industry portal for EU and UK Organic Trade Services
Organic Information - organic farming and organic products
Organic Consumers Association and BioDemocracy works to save organic standards and label genetically engineered food.

Technical Resources

Alternative Farming Systems Information Center
Bio Integral Resource Center
Biological Control: A Guide to Natural Enemies in North America
ATTRA - Appropriate Technology Transfer for Rural Areas
Ecological Agriculture Projects--Canada
Institute of Organic Agriculture Uni Bonn

Other companies

Information Network For Organic Produce
Organic Food and Natural Food by Beta Pure Foods
Green Trade Net
OrganicHub Search
Green Trade Net
Rachel's Organic Dairy: Natural Food from Wales
Organic Farm Foods
GaiaOne Knowledge Systems

Quality Control


US EPA Pesticides and Food: What the Pesticide Residue Limits are on Food
National Pesticide Telecommunications Network
1999 CFR Title 19, Volume 3
US EPA Office of Pesticide Programs
The United States Pharmacopeial Convention Inc.
American Herbal Pharmacopoeia
Institute for Nutraceutical Advancement
Nat'l Academy Press, Ensuring Safe Food: (1998), 2. The Current US Food Safety System
Ensuring Safe Food - Executive Summary
Ensuring Safe Food
FDA/CFSAN Defect Action Level Handbook
FDA/CFSAN Food Additives
FDA/CFSAN HACCP--Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point
FDA/CFSAN (Final) Guidance for Industry: Guide to Minimize Microbial Food Safety Hazards for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables (GAP)
FDA/CFSAN FDA Reports on Pesticides in Foods
Excerpts from the St. John's Wort Monograph
ASTM Technical Standards for Industry Worldwide

Import and Export


FDA international home page
FDA's international agencies page
FDA/ORA Import Program
FDA/CFSAN Imports and Exports
FDA Import Procedures


U.S. Customs Service
U.S. Customs - Importing & Exporting
Importing Into the United States


APHIS Web -- Agricultural Trade
APHIS Web -- Getting It Right: Importing and Exporting Agricultural Products
APHIS International Services
APHIS Web -- Facilitating Agricultural Exports
APHIS forms
Int Stds Phytosanitary Measures
Import and Export - World Phytosanitation Contacts
Designated Cites Ports
FAS WTO Tariff Schedules Search
Tariff DataBase
International Trade Administration, U.S. Dept. of Commerce

Regulatory Issues: Agencies, etc.

Food & Nutrition Information Center
US FDA / Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)
FDA/CFSAN Poisonous Plant Bibliography (A-ANN Authors)
Federal Trade Commission Home Page
EMEA - Euro Agcy Eval of Med Prods--Herbal Medicines Working Group
TGA - Theraputic Goods Administration-Australia
NIH Office of Dietary Supplements
US FDA / Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)

Intellectual Property Rights

Oxford Intl Prop Ctr - Index of pubs
Oxford IP Research Center
Convention on Biological Diversity, CBD


A-SNAPP News   |   Events   |   Resources   |   Contact   |   Partners   |   A-SNAPP Home

© 2000 by Herb Research Foundation, Boulder, CO, USA.
Back to A-SNAPP Main Page