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Agricultural Commodity Grader Apprenticeship

The USDA Agricultural Commodity Grader (ACG) Apprenticeship is a 12-month program offered by the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS). To provide technical training and professional development to produce the next generation of USDA agricultural commodity graders, one of AMS’s six mission critical occupations. The apprenticeship is approved by and registered with the Department of Labor (DOL).

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