The Secretary of Agriculture may carry out a coordinated program of research, extension, and education to improve the competitiveness, viability, and sustainability of small and medium size dairy, livestock, and poultry operations (referred to in this section as “operations”).
7 U.S. Code § 7627 - Coordinated program of research, extension, and education to improve viability of small and medium size dairy, livestock, and poultry operations
2008—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 110–246, § 7511(c)(31), substituted “National Institute of Food and Agriculture” for “Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service”.
2002—Subsec. (b)(3). Pub. L. 107–171 inserted “(including improved use of energy inputs)” after “poultry systems that increase efficiencies”.
Amendment of this section and repeal of Pub. L. 110–234 by Pub. L. 110–246 effective May 22, 2008, the date of enactment of Pub. L. 110–234, except as otherwise provided, see section 4 of Pub. L. 110–246, set out as an Effective Date note under section 8701 of this title.