AMS has several offices and services that help accomplish our mission.
The Commodity Procurement Program (CP) supports American agriculture by encouraging the consumption of domestic foods by purchasing a variety of domestically produced and processed commodity food products, through a competitive process among approved vendors.
Management and Analysis (MAP) is an internal Agency program that provides a wide range of professional services to AMS to help carry out its mission.
The Information Technology Service (ITS) provides technology support services to all of the agency’s business units and is responsible for guiding the effective and efficient use of information technology across AMS.
The Office of Civil Rights is responsible for ensuring Agency compliance with Federal statutes that prohibit discrimination in hiring, employment and program delivery.
The Legislative and Regulatory Review Staff has responsibility for the overall coordination of the Agency’s legislative and regulatory review activities.
AMS serves farmers and businesses of all sizes, and the Outreach office supports and serves all of our stakeholders.
The Public Affairs office plans, coordinates, executes and evaluates Agricultural Marketing Service communications.