- A government specialist in agriculture or home economics. County agents work in the Cooperative Extension Service of USDA, with additional funding from states and counties. In recent years some states have adopted other nomenclature, such as county faculty.
Combined glossary of agriculture. - MidCountry Media publishes Farm World newspaper.
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