World Agricultural Outlook Board (WAOB)

Business / Agriculture / World Agricultural Outlook Board (WAOB): As part of the Office of the Chief Economist, the WAOB coordinates the commodity forecasting program: monitors global weather and analyzes its impact on agriculture: and coordinates USDA’s weather, climate and remote sensing work.

Other Words for Board

Board Noun Synonyms: plank, scantling, timber
Board Verb Synonyms: go aboard, ship aboard, enter, embark on
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Other Words for Outlook

Outlook Noun Synonyms: view, position, point of view, viewpoint, prospect, perspective, slant, angle, standpoint, attitude, opinion
Outlook Verb Synonyms: prospect, forecast, expectation(s)
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Other Words for World

World Noun Synonyms: earth, planet, sphere, globe, Terra, universe, cosmos, existence, creation, life
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National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

Business / Agriculture / National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS): A USDA agency that collects and publishes statistics on the U.S. food and fiber system, with offices located in each state’s department of agriculture. MORE

National Market Advisory Board

Business / Finance / National Market Advisory Board: Group that advises the SEC on establishing a national exchange market system, which is a highly automated, continuous national exchange, but that preserves the regional exchanges. MORE

National Organic Standards Board

Business / Agriculture / National Organic Standards Board: A board established by Title 21 of the FACT Act of 1990 to develop national standards for practices and substances to be used in implementing a National Organic Program. Producers meeting these standa MORE

New World

Life Style / Wine / New World: Broadly the world of wine is divided into Old World and New. The New World includes North and South America, Australia and New Zealand. The New World countries have seen explosions in quality and quan MORE

National Agricultural Research Extension Education And Economics Advisory Board

Business / Agriculture / National Agricultural Research Extension Education And Economics Advisory Board: A 30-member board established by the FAIR Act of 1996 to replace three previous advisory committees. The Board advises USDA on national priorities and policies related to agricultural research, extens MORE

National Agricultural Research Extension And Teaching Policy Act

Business / Agriculture / National Agricultural Research Extension And Teaching Policy Act: Title XIV of Food and Agriculture Act of 1977 made USDA the leading federal agency for agricultural research, extension, and teaching programs. It also consolidated the funding for these programs. MORE

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