Counseling Via Phone, Fax, and Web
U.S. Department of Commerce's Trade Information Center is the
first stop for information about all federal export assistance
programs, as well as country and regional market information.
Technology gives you more options for getting the Center's advice
magazine would like to plug another magazine--FDA Consumer,
the official publication of the Food and Drug Administration.
It gives you a lot of tips on how to get healthy and stay healthy.
It also reports on current FDA activities to make sure that
the products the agency regulates--food, drugs, medical devices,
and other things--are fit for you to use.
aphids attacking your roses? Want to learn about composting?
What about plant propagation? Beginner and advanced gardeners
can find help on the Extension Service's handy index, complete
with search engine.
New Forecasting System
reports on a new Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System
(AWIPS). It collects information from weather data sources,
analyzes the data, and then zaps it to work stations, where
weather forecasters prepare weather outlooks for transmission.
It's the beginning of a "no surprise" weather service.
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