USDA Announces Grain Inspection Advisory Committee Meeting

November 17, 2021

The Grain Inspection Advisory Committee fall meeting takes place Dec. 15-16, 2021 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. The advisory committee will transmit exclusively via webcast.

The agenda includes Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) program updates and agricultural transportation data analysis. Discussions topics cover average inspections flexibilities, the FGIS Inspection Technology Evaluation Process, and the development of pre-approved reconditioning procedures for actionable lots identified under a memorandum of understanding between FGIS and the Food and Drug Administration.

Forward requests to address the advisory committee orally or submit written comments for distribution during the meeting to

The notice announcing the meeting was published in the Federal Register Nov. 15, 2021. 

Information is available on the Agricultural Marketing Service Grain Inspection Advisory Committee webpage. For additional details contact Kendra Kline, FGIS Chief of Staff at (202) 690-2410 or