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Agriculture Terms Beginning With S

S-K SAB
SAC SAES
SAF Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)
Safe Meat and Poultry Inspection Panel Safeguards, import
Sales for local currencies Salmonella
Salvage rider Salvage sales
Sample grade Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures and agreements
Sanitation standard operating procedures (SSOPs) SARE
SBP SC; STC
Scale economies Scaling
SCD/SWDC School Breakfast Program
School Lunch Program School meals initiative for healthy children
Science Advisory Board Scientific Advisory Panel
Scrapie S&D
SDWA SE
SEC Section 15 lands
Section 201 Section 22
Section 3 lands Section 301
Section 32 Section 4 general or basic assistance
Section 404 Section 416
Section 502 loans Section 504 loans and grants
Section 514 loans Section 515 loans
Section 516 grants Section 521 rental assistance
Section 523 loans Section 524 loans
Section 533 grants Sediments
Seed bank Self-Help land development loans
Septic system Set-aside program
SFIREG SFSP
Sharecropper Sheep Promotion, Research, and Information Act of 1994
Sheet erosion Shelterbelt
Sherman Anti-Trust Act Shippers export declaration (SED)
Shipping holiday Short
Short selling Short Term Export Credit Guarantee Program (GSM-102)
Short ton SIC
Sign-up period Silt
Silviculture SIP
Site loans Slotting fees
Small farm Small Hog Operation Payment (SHOP)
Smith-Lever Act of 1914 Smoot-Hawley
SMP SNE
SOAP SOCMA
Sodbuster Soil
Soil and Water Conservation District (SWDC) Soil Bank Act
Soil Bank Program Soil conditioner
Soil Conservation and Domestic Allotment Act of 1936 Soil conservation district
Soil Conservation Service (SCS) Soil loss tolerance (T value)
Soil moisture zone Soil quality (health)
Soil series Soil solarization
Soil sterilant Soil survey
Sole source bid Solid waste
Solid Waste Disposal Act SOPs
Soup Kitchen-Food Bank Program Southern Dairy Compact
Special and differential treatment (S&D) Special Milk Program
Special review Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
Specialty crops Species
Speculator S&PF
Spot commodity Spot market
Spot price Spread (or straddle)
SPS SRM
SSOPs SSSA
Standards of identity for food Staple
State Agricultural Experiment Stations (SAES) State and Private Forestry
State inspection programs State rural development block grant
State rural development councils State technical committee
State trading enterprises (STEs) STB
STC STE
Steagall Amendment of 1941 Step 2 payments
Stewardship Incentives Program (SIP) Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act
Stocker cattle Stocking rate
Stocks, grain S.T.O.P.
Strategic grain reserve Strike price (exercise or contract price)
Strip tillage Stripcropping
Structure of agriculture Stubble-mulching
Stumpage price (or stumpage rate) S/U
Subscription farming Subsidy
Subsistence farm Sugar price support program
Sugar re-export programs Suitable timberland
Summer fallow Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)
Sunflower Oil Assistance Program (SOAP) Super 301
Superfund Supplement
Supply control programs Support price
Surface runoff Surplus
Suspension Sustainable agriculture
Sustained yield Swampbuster
SWCD SWCS
SWDA Sweet potato whitefly

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