FFS

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AcronymDefinition
FFSFee-For-Service
FFSFitness for Service (engineering)
FFSFast File System
FFSFarmer Field School
FFSForm Fill Seal (packaging)
FFSFlash File System (method of making flash memory appear as a disk drive)
FFSFédération Française de Ski (French)
FFSFire Fighting System
FFSFamily Fun Stuff (gaming)
FFSFerrovie Federali Svizzere (Swiss Railway)
FFSFailure-Free Survival (oncology)
FFSFuture Funk Squad
FFSFlorida Forest Service (Tallahassee, FL)
FFSFinal Fight: Streetwise (gaming)
FFSFringe-Field Switching (Hyundai Electronics)
FFSFull Flight Simulator
FFSFédération Française de Spéléologie (French: French Federation of Speleology)
FFSFast Filling System
FFSFree Form Surface
FFSFold Flat System
FFSFast File Splitter
FFSFlip Flops
FFSFallback Fault Tolerant Server
FFSFull Flight Simulation
FFSFree for Shipping
FFSFixed File System
FFSFlash File System
FFSFederated File System
FFSFirst Fit Scheduler
FFSFat File System
FFSFacial Feminization Surgery
FFSFront des Forces Socialistes
FFSFocused Feasibility Study
FFSForum for Free Speech
FFSFor Further Study
FFSFédération Française de Surf (French)
FFSFederal Financial System
FFSFreedom from Smoking (American Lung Association; smoking cessation)
FFSFlash Flood Statement
FFSFree Fall Sensor (hard disk drives)
FFSFederal Financial System (a software product)
FFSFlood Forecasting System
FFSFriends for Sale (Facebook application)
FFSFight for Sight (est. 1946)
FFSFree-Form Surface (optics)
FFSFertility and Family Surveys
FFSFuture Flight Support (Saudi Arabia)
FFSFly Fishing School
FFSFederal Forest Service (Russia)
FFSFederal Funds Sold
FFSFall from Standing (injury)
FFSFund Fact Sheet
FFSFree Flow Speed (highway capacity, civil engineering)
FFSFat Finger Syndrome
FFSFarmers Financial Solutions
FFSFarms for Schools (UK)
FFSFlexible Fertigungs-Systeme (Germany)
FFSFöderation Freiheitlicher Sozialisten (German)
FFSFast Filing System (BSD, Unix)
FFSFamily Friendly School
FFSFallback Fault-tolerant Server
FFSFinal Focus System
FFSFormatted File System
FFSFemoral-Facial Syndrome
FFSFast Full Search (algorithm)
FFSFirewall Feature Set (Cisco router)
FFSFalse Financial Statements (auditing)
FFSFearFul Silence (gaming clan)
FFSFreie Fettsäure (German: free fatty acid)
FFSFish Finger Sandwich (British pub snack food)
FFSFlorida Folklore Society
FFSFeedback Fuel System (fuel injection in internal combustion engines)
FFSFlood/Flash Flood Statement (US NOAA)
FFSFormation Flight System (US DoD)
FFSFreedom for Some (internet news)
FFSFrankford Friends School (Philadelphia, PA)
FFSFor Freak's Sake (polite form)
FFSFault-Free Set
FFSFast Frequency Sweep
FFSFlame Fluorescence Spectroscopy
FFSFunded Feasibility Study
FFSFlash File Standard
FFSForce Feel System
FFSFingal Farm Supply (Ontario, Canada)
FFSFiatalok Fotómuvészeti Stúdiója (Hungarian: Studio of Young Photographers; Budapest, Hungary; est. 1977)
FFSFalmouth Farm Supply (Indiana)
FFSFire and Forget Seeker
FFSFuture Finance System
FFSFull-Flow Settling (pond)
FFSFight or Flight System
FFSFully Fashioned Stocking
FFSFumble Finger Syndrome
FFSFront Forces de Socialiste (Socialist Forces Front; political party, Algeria)
FFSFuze Function Setter
FFSFat Friend Syndrome
FFSFat Face Syndrome (appearance)
FFSFailure to Fasten Seatbelt (traffic violation)
FFSFront Freight Solution (Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight; UK)
FFSForFakeSight (band)
References in periodicals archive ?
The month-long promotion is being carried out by Paramount Pictures in partnership with Farms For Schools. Charlotte's Web is the story of a piglet called Wilbur who strikes up a special friendship with a spider called Charlotte and their bond inspires the animals to come together as a family.
In the past four years, numbers have dropped by 11 per cent, with 50,000 less pupils enjoying a trip to a farm, according to figurespublished by organisation Farms for Schools.
According to Farms for Schools, 470,000 children visited farms in 2000.
The Farms for Schools national conference is an annual event.
"There is a natural curiosity among young people about animals and the countryside, and Farms for Schools is capitalising on that interest to deliver an important educational message."
Many of the open farms are members of Farms For Schools -an organisation which aims to ensure that school trips to farms are safe, pleasurable and educationally worthwhile.
All members of Farms For Schools meet the required standards in the provision of facilities and educational resources for farm visits and there are a number across the West Midlands, which can be found at www.farmsforschools.org.uk lRussell Griffin is NFU West Midlands spokesman for rural matters
Farms for Schools has announced a 16pc increase in membership during 2003, thanks mainly to greatly improved membership benefits and a nationwide recruitment drive.
Farms for Schools member benefits include a free quarterly newsletter, an entry on the FFS website with over 3,500 hits every month and the opportunity to attend regional meetings and training events.
Farmers who want to host school visits will now have help from a new Farms for Schools Accreditation Scheme.
Farms for Schools chairman Edward Dee said: "We are wholly in favour of the accreditation scheme as it can only bring benefits to FFS member farmers and schoolchildren.