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NAICS Code Lookup

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

2013 NAICS Code Lookup 111 -- Crop Production 111110 -- Soybean Farming 111120 -- Oilseed (except Soybean) Farming 111130 -- Dry Pea and Bean Farming 111140 -- Wheat Farming 111150 -- Corn Farming 111160 -- Rice Farming 111191 -- Oilseed...

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Government Shutdown 2013: GSA’s Acquisition Services Remain Intact While 8,000 GSA Employees Furloughed

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The GSA has announced that out of their current federal staff of 11,821 employees, only 4,094 will stay on active duty during the current government shutdown.  With almost 8,000 federal employees on temporary leave; Congress unfortunately shows no clear signs...

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Government Contractors Will Be Unaffected in the Case of a Government Shutdown

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Bottom line, government contractors will not be affected in the case of a government shutdown. However, everyone is still curious to who will be affected.  The answer is non-essential government employees.  Some government contractors that work in government facilities that...

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USDA Becomes Frustrated with the new SAM Registration Process; Turns to US Federal Contractor Registration for Help

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Even federal government agencies like the United States Department of Agriculture are finding it hard to register in System for Award Management (SAM). System for Award Management (SAM) is the nation’s government procurement database. Patricia Griffith, Information Technology Chief of the...

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DLA Plans for $13 Billion More in Budget Cuts Despite Recent Furloughs

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

Even after the furlough of hundreds of employees, the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) plans to perform over $13 billion more in budget cuts.  According to GovernmentContractingTips.com, the DLA told their customer service representatives to  only come into work Tuesday through...

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GSA’s IT Solutions Navigator

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

The General Services Administration's (GSA) IT Solutions Navigator is an online portal for IT-based purchasing. Businesses must be properly registered in System for Award Management (SAM) to use the GSA’s IT Solution Navigator. The IT Solutions Navigator uses customer requirements to provide the best-fitting...

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Debris Removal Accreditation

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The Debris Removal Contractor Registry is an electronic database developed to assist state and local governments in identifying and contacting debris removal contractor resources. The information is provided and maintained by contractors and their representatives. The Federal Emergency Management Agency...

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Strategic Sourcing Leadership Council Plans to Further Help Small Business in Government Contracting

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Out of the total $500 billion that goes to government contracting, 23% of all of those contracts are devoted small business. Roughly $115 billion are currently set aside for businesses that meet the federal requirements. In an even more fair...

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FEMA Funding Bill Passed by House Today

After a lengthy standoff between Democrats and Republicans, a bipartisan agreement on disaster relief funding appears to have been reached, avoiding a partial government shutdown.  The bill will approve funding through October 4th and will be followed by a more...

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