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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PROGRAMS

FEDERAL PROGRAMS THAT ARE IN THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AGENCY

 

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Agency Two Page Snapshot from the 2008 Performance Report of the Federal Government

FY 2008 Performance and Accountability Report

FY 2009 Congressional Budget Justification

FY 2005 -2010 Strategic Plan



Agriculture, PART Program Ratings
Effective 8
Moderately Effective 33
Adequate 32
Ineffective 0
Results Not Demonstrated 12
Total PARTs Completed 85


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Agriculture, Ratings of Agency FY 2008 Spending (dollars in millions)
Effective 8,168
Moderately Effective 89,071
Adequate 22,729
Ineffective 0
Results Not Demonstrated 3,469
Total PARTs Completed 123,437



Agency Program Name Funding
FY08
Last
PART
Assessment
Rating Link to
Program
Department of Agriculture Agricultural Commodity Grading and Certification Programs 241 2004 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund - Guaranteed Loans 2412 2008 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund Direct Loans 92 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Agricultural Crops Counter Cyclical Payments 3159 2004 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Agricultural Export Credit Guarantee Programs 3374 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Agricultural Marketing Loan Payments 4981 2007 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Agriculture Marketing Service - Research and Promotion Programs 3 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Animal Welfare 21 2007 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Cochran Fellowship Program 3 2008 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Commodity Purchase Services (Section 32) 1078 2006 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Commodity Supplemental Food Program 140 2004 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Community Facilities Program 27 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Conservation Operations 862 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Conservation Reserve Program 1865 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Conservation Security Program 379 2008 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Dairy Payment Program 23 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Dairy Price Support Program 0 2006 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Direct Crop Payments 5224 2008 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service 79 2005 Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Emergency Conservation Program 18 2006 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Emergency Pest and Disease Management Programs 380 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Emergency Watershed Protection Program 260 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Environmental Quality Incentives Program 1200 2007 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Export Enhancement/Dairy Export Incentive Program 0 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Farmland Protection Program 97 2005 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Federal Crop Insurance 6497 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Federal Grain Inspection Services 59 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations 88 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service 930 2008 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Food Stamp Nutrition Education 312 2007 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Food Stamp Program 37710 2003 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service - Child and Adult Care Food Program 2245 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Forest Service: Energy Resource Needs 104 2005 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Forest Service: Forest Legacy Program 52 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Forest Service: Invasive Species Program 130 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Forest Service: Land Acquisition 42 2005 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Forest Service: Recreation 281 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Forest Service: Watershed 797 2006 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Grants for Economic Opportunities and Quality of Life for Rural America 204 2006 Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Grants for Nutrition and Health 159 2006 Effective Link
Department of Agriculture In-House Research for Natural Resource Base and Environment 251 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture In-House Research for Nutrition and Health 97 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Intermediary Relending Program 48 2004 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Market News and Marketing Services 52 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Multi-Family Housing Programs 576 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Mutual Self-Help Housing -- Technical Assistance Grants 38 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service 180 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture National Forest Improvement and Maintenance 475 2007 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture National School Lunch 8098 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Natural Resource Base & Environment (Grants) 216 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Non-Insured Crop Assistance Program 105 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Nutrition Assistance for Puerto Rico 1623 2005 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture On-going Pest and Disease Management Program 79 2006 Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Packers and Stockyards 20 2006 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act 7 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Pest and Disease Exclusion 371 2004 Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Pesticide Data Program 15 2007 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Plant and Animal Health Monitoring Programs 318 2008 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Protection and Safety of Agricultural Food Supply (Grants) 241 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Research on Protection and Safety of Agricultural Food Supply 437 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Research/Extension Grants: Economic Opportunities for Producers 458 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Resource Conservation and Development 52 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Business Enterprise Grant Program 44 2007 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Business and Industry Guaranteed Loan Program 53 2008 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Business-Cooperative Service Value-Added Producer Grants 20 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Development Broadband Loan and Loan Guarantee Program 33 2007 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Distance Learning and Telemedicine Loan and Grant Program 37 2007 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Electric Utility Loans and Guarantees 48 2004 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Telecommunications Loan Programs 4 2004 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Rural Water and Wastewater Grants and Loans 745 2005 Effective Link
Department of Agriculture School Breakfast Program 2393 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Senior and Woman, Infants, and Children Farmers' Market Programs 41 2006 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Single Family Housing Direct Loans 105 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Single Family Housing Loan Guarantees 61 2007 Effective Link
Department of Agriculture Summer Food Service Program 312 2006 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) 240 2005 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture Trade Adjustment Assistance for Farmers 0 2006 Results Not Demonstrated Link
Department of Agriculture USDA Food Aid Programs 129 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture USDA Foreign Market Development Programs 251 2005 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture USDA Research: Economic Opportunities for Producers 440 2004 Moderately Effective Link
Department of Agriculture USDA Wildland Fire Management 2054 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention 70 2004 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Wetlands Reserve Program 184 2005 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program 85 2006 Adequate Link
Department of Agriculture Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) 6020 2006 Effective Link
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