This portal provides a global map of existing vocabularies for the exchange of data in the field of food and agriculture.

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Total 399
76 AgroPortal
329 VEST Registry

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Examples of domain standards

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
The fisheries glossary is a multilingual glossary which provides definitions related to the field...
National Centers for Biomedical Computing
The Encyclopedia of Life is an ecosystem of Web sites that makes all key information about all life...
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
EFSA has developed a standardised food classification and description system called FoodEx2 (...
Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura (CRA), agINFRA Consortium, Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR)
This vocabulary is a first formalization of the INSPIRE data model into an RDFs vocabulary...

Examples of peripheral / general standards

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
The IEEE 1484.12.1 – 2002 Standard for Learning Object Metadata (IEEE LOM) is a data model, usually...
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
ISO 8601 describes an internationally accepted way to represent dates and times using numbers.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Geopolitical ontology The FAO geopolitical ontology and related services have been developed to...
European Union
EuroVoc is a multilingual, multidisciplinary thesaurus covering the activities of the EU, the...