Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1994: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, First Session, Volume 2
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1993 - United States
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Page 414 - That there is hereby established at the seat of Government of the United States a Department of Agriculture, the general design and duties of which shall be to acquire and to diffuse among the people of the United States useful information on subjects connected with agriculture in the most general and comprehensive sense of that word, and to procure, propagate, and distribute among the people new and valuable seeds and plants.
Page 121 - Research 1s conducted at numerous field locations in the States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and in several foreign countries. Much of the work is conducted in direct cooperation with the State agricultural experiment stations, other State and Federal agencies, and private organizations. Central offices of ARS are in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. The field activities are managed on a national basis through 8 Area Offices.
Page 669 - ... families. Because of differences in climate, soil, market outlets, and other local conditions, each State has distinct problems in the production and marketing of crops and livestock.
Page 126 - That this appropriation shall be available for employment pursuant to the second sentence of section 706(a) of the Organic Act of 1944 (7 USC 2225), and not to exceed...
Page 659 - University, for research under section 1445 of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977...
Page 671 - Public law 95-113, as amended provides for support of continuing agricultural research at colleges eligible to receive funds under the Act of August 30, 1890, Including Tuskegee University.
Page 671 - Grants for periods not to exceed five years to State Agricultural Experiment Stations, all Colleges and Universities, other research institutions and organizations. Federal agencies, private organizations or corporations and individuals to further the programs of the Department of Agriculture.
Page 126 - That appropriations hereunder shall be available for temporary employment pursuant to the second sentence of section 706(a) of the Organic Act of 1944 (7 USC 2225), and not to exceed $115,000 shall be available for employment under 5 USC 3109: Provided further.
Page 126 - USC 2250 for the construction, alteration, and repair of buildings and Improvements, but unless otherwise provided the cost of constructing any one building...