USDA/Cooperative Potato Inspection Program Fees
|Field Inspections||$34.00 per acre|
|Minimum Fee per Lot||$34.00|
|Late Fee||$39.00 per acre|
|Minimum Farm Fee||$100.00|
|Overtime Rate||$30.00 per hour|
|Positive Lot Identification Fee||$15.00 per Truck, $25 per Railcar|
|Minimum Inspection Fee||$30.00|
|Mileage Surcharge (State Rate)||$0.625 per mile|
|Phytosanitary Certificate Fee||$20.00|
|Travel Time Rate over 20 miles from designated point||$50.00|
Overtime: Weekdays (Monday through Friday), overtime is charged before 8:00 a.m. and after 5:00 p.m. Overtime is charged on Saturday, Sunday and official state/federal holidays.
Mileage: A mileage charge will be assessed on inspections performed over 20 road miles from a designated shipping point. For purposes of this policy, designated shipping points are the hometown of each full-time inspector (currently Grafton, Walhalla, Minto, Hoople, Cando and Fargo). Mileage charge rate is subject to change by OMB action.
**Prices effective 10/01/2022