A collection of links to data collection, statistical, and other tools.


  1. A global public domain database maintained by FAO with more than two million structured bibliographical records that cover many aspects of agriculture, including forestry, animal husbandry, aquatic sciences and fisheries, human nutrition and extension from over 100 participating countries. The...
  2. Open Data Kit (ODK) is a free and open-source set of tools which help organizations author, field, and manage mobile data collection solutions. ODK provides an out-of-the-box solution for users to: Builda data collection form or survey (XLSFormis recommended for larger forms); Collectthe data on...
  3. Mobile & Web Application for free and easy data collection.
  4. BioLeaf - Foliar Analysis identifies automatically the injured leaf regions caused by insect herbivory and then estimates the defoliation percentage related to the total area by using images either captured from the phone or loaded from the photo gallery.
  5. GPS Field Area Measure useful as map measurement tool for outdoor activities, sports, range finder applications, bike tour planning, or run tour planning, explore golf area, land survey, golf distance meter, field pasture area measure, garden and farm work and planning, area records,...
  6. Canopeo is a rapid and accurate green canopy cover measurement tool. Use this app to quantify the percent canopy cover of live green vegetation for any agricultural crop, turf, or grassland based on downward-facing photos taken with your mobile device.
  7. CIAT, our researchers, and staff are committed to creating and sharing knowledge openly and globally with partners. We do so through truly collaborative research as well as through the sharing of our research outputs,data, and information products. All our publications, tools, and datasets are...