Department of Agriculture

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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)

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A variety of organizations including land grant colleges, agricultural societies, public schools, state departments of agriculture, the United States Department of Agriculture, and the General Education Board were all involved in establishing corn clubs.
Department of Agriculture took a more proactive approach this spring, actually buying up the stock of fifteen game farms in Colorado, even though no Chronic Wasting Disease was ever found in these facilities.
The Department of Agriculture snatched a 9 percent increase in R&D support--some of it in emergency funds for combating terrorist threats to the food supply.
The farm has been sealed off by the Department of Agriculture and will be kept under observation for a number of days.
Transcar is also performing an additional disinfectant process, over and above the initial cleaning, to ensure the Department of Agriculture requirements for foot-and-mouth disease are satisfied.
The Department of Agriculture manages mandatory advertising programs for many such commodities, including honey, milk, and beef.
55,000 -- Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship to expand local food systems through direct marketing to Iowa institutions.
com/research/j97wzj/united_states_depa) has announced the addition of the "United States Department of Agriculture - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report" company profile to their offering.
The Tennessee Department of Agriculture has announced a new agribusiness development grant, the Agriculture Enterprise Fund (AEF).
acknowledgment of contributions by Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico State University, New Mexico Department of Agriculture, and Kansas State University were omitted.
But the state Department of Agriculture issued preliminary estimates of citrus losses from the two hurricanes at $200 million from Charley and tens of millions of dollars more from Frances, according to an Associated Press article.
Department of Agriculture imposed a blanket ban on Mexican avocados between 1914 and the mid-1990s amid concerns that traveling insects would contaminate domestic orchards.
4 million to support the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) transition to their Common Computing Environment (CCE).
Meat Export Federation and the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA).
Shanthy Bowman, PhD US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service BHNRC/CNRG 10300 Baltimore Boulevard Building 005 Room 125, BARC-West Beltsville, Maryland 20705
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