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Formal hearings to formulate or amend marketing agreements or orders for various agricultural products

This adjudication scheme covers multi-step and multi-party formal proceedings under Part 900 pursuant to the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937 (AMAA), which authorizes the Secretary to establish marketing conditions for specified agricultural commodities by entering into marketing agreements between USDA and handlers and producers; such agreements or orders are intended to help provide stable markets for dairy products, fruits, vegetables and specialty crops.

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