Foreign Agricultural Service Law and Legal Definition
The Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) is a federal agency under the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). It is USDA’s foreign affairs agency. The FAS links U.S. agriculture to the world to enhance export opportunities and global food security. The FAS overseas program relating to market development, international trade agreements and negotiations, and the collection of statistics and market information.
The FAS has a global network of 98 offices in 75 countries covering 156 countries.
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