The Department of Agriculture provides leadership on food, agricultural, and environmental issues by developing agricultural markets, fighting hunger and malnutrition, conserving natural resources, and ensuring standards of food quality through safeguards and inspections.
The Department of Agriculture (USDA) was created by act of May 15, 1862 (7 U.S.C. 2201).
Government Documents provides access to an extensive collection of USDA and subagency publications beginning with an 'A' Call Number. Highlights include:
A 1.10: Yearbook of Agriculture - Department of AgricultureA 13.92: Environmental Impact Statements - Forest ServiceA 57.38: Soil Surveys - Natural Resources Conservation ServiceA 62: Federal Crop Insurance CorporationA 67: Foreign Agricultural ServiceA 68: Rural Utilities ServiceA 77: Agricultural Research ServiceA 84: Farmers' Home AdministrationA 88: Agricultural Marketing ServiceA 92: National Agricultural Statistics ServiceA 93: Economic Research ServiceA 110: Food Safety and Inspection Service
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