Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service: Milk in the Northeast and Other Marketing Areas; Interim Order Amending the Orders
GAO-07-440R: Feb 6, 2007
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Department of Agriculture's (USDA) new rule on milk in the Northeast and other marketing areas. GAO found that (1) the interim final rule amends the manufacturing allowances in the Class III and Class IV product price formulas applicable to all federal milk marketing orders and the rule sets the allowances for cheese, butter, nonfat dry milk, and dry whey; and (2) USDA complied with the applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.