USDA Increases Rates for Inspection


In accordance with 7 CFR Part 56-Voluntary Grading of Shell Eggs, the USDA has announced an increase in charges effective October 1, 2019.  Resident/Scheduled Service (in-plant) will rise to $62.00 per hour, with overtime at $80.00 per hour.  Holidays will be charged at $97.00 per hour.  There will be a $6.00 per hour differential for night and a $17.00 per hour additional  fee per Sunday. Further details are available on the AMS website: