A policy by government to have as little involvement as possible in private action. Usually the term is referring to involvement in economic activity of private actors.
See Freedom of Contract.
An executive agency of the U.S. government charged with the responsibility of fostering, serving, and promoting economic development and technological advancement in the United States.
The United States Department of Agriculture ("USDA") is the United States federal executive agency responsible for the execution of U.S. federal government policy with regards to farming, agriculture, and food.