USDA Seeks Nominees to Serve on the USDA Grain Inspection Advisory Committee

June 29, 2021

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is seeking nominations for individuals to serve on the USDA Grain Inspection Advisory Committee. The committee meets no less than once annually to advise AMS on the programs and services it delivers under the U.S. Grain Standards Act (USGSA). Meetings are held virtually or in a hybrid style with participants having a choice whether to attend in person or virtually. Recommendations by the committee help AMS better meet the needs of its customers who operate in a dynamic and changing marketplace. The nomination period will be open for 45 days from the publishing date of the notice in the Federal Register.

All nominations need to be sent to The nomination application is available on the Grain Inspection Advisory Committee webpage on the AMS website.

The notice and instructions on how to submit an application were published in the Federal Register on June 25, 2021.

For more information, contact Federal Grain Inspection Service Chief of Staff  Kendra Kline at