Grain Inspection Packers And Stockyards Administration (GIPSA)

Business / Agriculture / Grain Inspection Packers And Stockyards Administration (GIPSA): An agency established in 1994 that combines the Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) and the Packers and Stockyards Administration (P&S). FGIS provides grain marketing standards and an official inspection system. P&S programs are regulatory in nature to protect livestock producers by ensuring open and competitive markets.

Other Words for Administration

Administration Noun Synonyms: management, direction, conduct, supervision, oversight, superintendence, regulation, charge
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Other Words for Grain

Grain Noun Synonyms: cereal, corn, grist
Grain Verb Synonyms: seed, kernel, stone, pip, pit
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Primary Standard

Science / Chemistry / Primary Standard: A stable, high-purity material used in titrations and other chemical analyses to prepare solutions of precisely known concentration, or to determine the concentrations of substances which react with t MORE

Price Elasticity Of Demand

Business / Agriculture / Price Elasticity Of Demand: The relationship between the change in the price of a commodity and the corresponding change in the quantity that is sold. If a small change in the price is accompanied by a relatively large change in MORE

Prime Farmland

Business / Agriculture / Prime Farmland: Land that is best suited to and available for the production of food, feed, forage, fiber, and oilseed crops. It can be cropland, pastureland, rangeland, forestland, or other land. It has the soil qua MORE

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