WFA

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AcronymDefinition
WFAWhite Fused Alumina (raw materials)
WFAWestern Front Association
WFAWilderness First Aid
WFAWeight-For-Age
WFAWaste, Fraud, and Abuse
WFAWorkflow Automation
WFAWorkflow Applications
WFAWorkflow Administration
WFAWi-Fi Alliance
WFAWorld Federation of Advertisers
WFAWeighted Finite Automata (computer science)
WFAWells Fargo Arena (various locations)
WFAWorld Federalist Association
WFAWorld Fire Atlas (European Space Agency)
WFAWorking for Animals
WFAWeapons Factory Arena (Quake3)
WFAWestern Fairs Association
WFAWestern Fuel Altereds (race car promotions)
WFAWiSo Führungskräfte Akademie (Germany)
WFAWells Fargo Advisor (financial services)
WFAWoodie Flowers Award (FIRST robotics mentor award)
WFAWhole Farm Approach (UK)
WFAWorld Financial Authority (proposal)
WFAWorm Farming Alliance
WFAWar Food Administration (WW II)
WFAWorld Forum for Alternatives
WFAWork Force Administration (telecommunications)
WFAWithout Further Ado
WFAWorld Footbag Association
WFAWholesome Food Association
WFAWisconsin Farm Auction (Brooklyn, WI)
WFAWorld Financial Access
WFAWrestling Federation of America
WFAWork Force Adjustment (Canada)
WFAWhite Female Adult
WFAWilmington First Assembly (Wilmington, DE)
WFAWhite Fish Authority (British)
WFAWork Flow Analysis
WFAWait for Answer
WFAWorld Fitness Association (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
WFAWorld Famous Aviators (online show)
WFAWorld Farriers Association
WFAWrestling's Future Athletes
WFAWaiting For Approval
WFAWide-Frequency Antenna
WFAWarfighters Associate
WFAWaveform Analysis
WFAWater-Filling Algorithm
WFAIntelligence Warfighting Functional Area (US DoD)
WFAWestern Falconry Association
WFAWorld Friendship Association
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SHELTERBELTS | Take a whole farm approach to hedge management.
There they recommend a whole farm approach that does not require savings account balances such as Canada's Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization (CAIS) program or income insurance savings in Australia but rather a whole farm approach that is based on portfolio indemnities and premiums.
In an effort to provide beginning farmers and ranchers with a comprehensive, whole farm approach to decisions related to production practices, farm structure and marketing strategies, the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute at the University of Missouri (FAPRI-MU) has adapted an existing representative farm framework and focused it on beginning producers in Missouri.
The in-house marketing team at Defra, the agricultural ministry, produced a splendid glossy pamphlet to promote its Whole Farm Approach.
The 'Whole Farm Approach' is being developed by Defra (the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) to go live in 2006 and the first phase includes a web portal and farm appraisal self-assessment package.
This is achieved through a whole farm approach which involves combining crop rotation with the targeted use of crop protection chemicals and fertilisers, cultivation choice, variety selection and improved energy efficiency, together with a positive management plan for landscape and wildlife features.
The report wants to see a move towards risk-based regulation and provide better service to businesses by using the whole farm approach.
The Whole Farm Approach is now available to the country's 120,000 farms and provides farmers with the opportunity to start simplifying the way they do business with the Government.
The Whole Farm Approach, Defra's new web-based system, has been designed to save England's farmers time and money, and it is now open to the country's 120,000 farms.
"And of course, the Whole Farm Approach will be a key tool to achieve further cuts in the time spent by an average farmer filling in forms, reading guidance and applying for schemes.
Last September, a series of programme review events began to demonstrate the whole farm approach (WFA) website and invite farmers to try out the new system and offer suggestions on improving it.
He said the Whole Farm Approach could save the farming industry up to pounds 28m a year, depending on uptake, by cutting red tape and delivering a quicker, simpler and more efficient way of doing business.