Talmadge-Aiken Plants

Business / Agriculture / Talmadge-Aiken Plants: The approximately 250 meat and poultry plants in 10 states where USDA has contracted with state agency inspectors to conduct federal inspection activities. They are now formally known as Federal-State Cooperative Inspection Plants. Even though state employees are conducting the inspection in these plants, they are under the federal rather than state inspection programs.

Talmadge-Aiken Plants

Business / Agriculture / Talmadge-Aiken Plants: The approximately 250 meat and poultry plants in 10 states where USDA has contracted with state agency inspectors to conduct federal inspection activities. They are now formally known as Federal-State MORE

Vascular Plants

Science / Biology / Vascular Plants: Group of plants having lignified conducting tissue (xylem vessels or tracheids). MORE

Short-Day Plants

Science / Biology / Short-Day Plants: Plants that fiower during early spring or fall when nights are relatively long and days are short; e.g., poinsettia and dandelions. MORE

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