Department of Agriculture


Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to Department of Agriculture: Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • noun

Synonyms for Department of Agriculture

the federal department that administers programs that provide services to farmers (including research and soil conservation and efforts to stabilize the farming economy)

References in periodicals archive ?
Thanks to greater flexibility allowed under Act 208 of 2004, the Department of Agriculture is able to increase the premium assistance to Pennsylvania farmers.
No word yet if game farms in other places with Chronic Wasting Disease, like Wisconsin, will now be bought up, too, or if the Department of Agriculture will also try to eradicate Chronic Wasting Disease in the wild--or if it can.
40,000 -- Michigan Department of Agriculture, Michigan State University and the Midwest Nut Producers Council to develop product quality criteria for marketing Midwest-grown edible chestnuts.
Datamonitors' United States Department of Agriculture Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments report includes business description, detailed reports on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), divestments, capital raisings, venture capital investments, ownership and partnership transactions undertaken by United States Department of Agriculture since January 2007.
Sandia National Laboratories and New Mexico State University/New Mexico Department of Agriculture are primary collaborators, along with Kansas State University, on the RSVP-A project that has been jointly pursued since 2003.
In November 2000, the Mexican government once again requested that the Department of Agriculture amend the regulations and allow the year-round shipment of avocados to 50 states, including California.
Meat Export Federation and the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA).
Department of Agriculture in the President's proposed legislation.
The receipt of such exemption letter in no way amounts to an approval or endorsement of airforce Nutrisodas by the Department of Agriculture but that the Department of Agriculture (USDA) "does not prohibit the sale of the included products in a school food service area during meal periods.
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA; ([dagger]) Department of Defense Global Emerging Infections Surveillance and Response System, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA; ([double dagger]) World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland; ([section]) World Health Organization, Cairo, Egypt; ([paragraph]) Food and Agricultural Organization, Rome, Italy; and (#) United States Department of Agriculture, Gainesville, Florida, USA
The Department of Agriculture cites a Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Co.
The Georgia Department of Agriculture and the Georgia Agriculture in the Classroom Council Inc.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) and their state departments of agriculture for guidance about how to prevent the introduction of FMD into the United States.
SunOpta Receives Minnesota Department of Agriculture Award
Full browser ?