Business / Agriculture / Risk Management Agency: An independent office within USDA that is responsible for the supervision of the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation: the administration and oversight of the federal crop insurance program and any pilot or other programs involving revenue insurance: the use of the futures contracts to manage farm risk and support income.
Agency Noun Synonyms: means, medium, instrumentality, intervention, intercession, action, intermediation, operation, mechanism, force, power, activity, working(s), energy
Management Adjective Synonyms: administration, executive(s), bosses, directors, board (of directors), directorate, (top) brass
Management Noun Synonyms: managing, control, supervision, manipulation, handling, direction, directing, directorship, administration, government, conduct, governance, operation, running, superintendence, command, guidance, stewardship
Business / Agriculture / Field Service Agency: Generally refers to any one of the following USDA agencies that administer programs and provide services to farmers and other rural residents through an extensive network of state and local offices: t MORE
Business / Accounting / Risk Management: Procedures to minimize the adverse effect of a possible financial loss by: 1) identifying potential sources of loss: 2) measuring the financial consequences of a loss occurring: and 3) using controls MORE
Business / Agriculture / Pest Resistance Management (PRM) Plans: To protect the continued use of biopesticides, the Environmental Protection Agency is requiring companies developing transgenic crops (see genetic engineering) to submit and implement pest resistance MORE