Assessment Services [Agricultural Marketing Service] Law and Legal Definition

According to 7 CFR 37.1 [Title 7—Agriculture; Subtitle B -- Regulations of the Department of Agriculture; Chapter I -- Agricultural Marketing Service H1 (Standards, Inspections, Marketing Practices), Department of Agriculture; Subchapter A -- Commodity Standards and Standard Container Regulations; Part 37 -- Program to Assess Organic Certifying Agencies], assessment services means “the services provided by the Meat Grading and Certification Branch in accordance with the regulations that may result in assessment of an organic certification program that certifies agricultural commodities to established specifications or standards.”