C-FAR

AcronymDefinition
C-FARIllinois Council on Food and Agricultural Research (also seen as ILCFAR)
C-FARCitizens for Foreign Aid Reform (Canada)
C-FARCentre for Fundamental and Anomalies Research (Surrey, England)
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As the C-FAR research initiative enters its third year of data collection, it has provided valuable insight on the development of nutrient standards.
O'Kelley added that C-FAR provides real-time report generation for faster decision-making; seamless integration with major ERP systems like SAP, J.D.
fluorochemicals company, completed a soup-to-nuts implementation of C-FAR in less than 30 days.
Lacey adds that he "had practically given up on getting ad hoc information." With C-FAR, he says, report queries can be written virtually on the fly.
In addition to the ERP vendors mentioned above, C-FAR is compatible with PeopleSoft and Great Plains.
The public ideological positions promoted on the introductory Web pages of the oldest organizations appearing on the Freedom-Site, CAFE and C-FAR,(10) revolve around three main issues: immigration, foreign aid and freedom of expression.
In a similar fashion to CAFE and C-FAR, the CFSL operates under the pretense of being a "society dedicated to fighting censorship and thought control," claiming to be devoted to liberating "innocent Canadians" charged with "thought or word crimes." While CAFE and the CFSL are similar in this respect, the fundamental difference between CAFE and the CFSL is that the CFSL is centered entirely on the issue of free speech, while CAFE often expands its official scope to issues related to immigration and foreign Aid.
Not unlike CAFE, C-FAR and the CFSL, the Heritage Front, CPN and ECDL present a public image on the WWW which attempts to appeal to an audience beyond the ranks of Canada's racial supremacists by drawing on issues which are socially and politically sensitive to the Canadian public.
Given these objectives I was delighted to speak at C-FAR's first conference in Exeter, especially as we have to do something to stop vast numbers of our young people being sent to prisons.
While encouraging C-FAR, I also hope that I gave them some issues to ponder on in relation to the current moral panic that exists about our young people, and asked them to consider why it is that "youth" and "crime" have come to be seen as interchangeable.
I don't expect C-FAR to answer this or indeed any other question, but I do have an inkling that their determination and their concentration on education, training and empowerment might just be one way out of this never ending cycle of sending more and more young people into custody, only for them to be released with even fewer chances than when they went in.
C-FAR is a nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition that brings food, agriculture, nutrition, conservation and natural resource stakeholders together with the food and agriculture research community.