Marketing Order Regulating the Handling of Spearmint Oil Produced in the Far West

Marketing Order Regulating the Handling of Spearmint Oil Produced in the Far West; Revision of Salable Quantity and Allotment Percentage for Class 3 (Native) Spearmint Oil; Marketing Order, 2017-2018 Marketing Year

Docket Number: AMS–SC–16–0107
Effective Date: February 6, 2018


This rule implements a recommendation from the Far West Spearmint Oil Administrative Committee (Committee) to revise the quantity of Class 3 (Native) spearmint oil that handlers may purchase from, or handle on behalf of, producers during the 2017-2018 marketing year, which began on June 1, 2017. This rule increases the Native spearmint oil salable quantity and the allotment percentage. This rule also contains formatting changes to subpart references to bring the language into conformance with the Office of Federal Register requirements.


Barry Broadbent, Marketing Specialist, or Gary D. Olson, Regional Director, Northwest Marketing Field Office, Marketing Order and Agreement Division, Specialty Crops Program, AMS, USDA; Telephone: (503) 326-2724, Fax: (503) 326-7440, or Email: 

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