(1) In accordance with ORS chapter 183, the State Department of Agriculture shall establish by order:
(a) The minimum price for the sale of Class 1 milk by producers to handlers and between handlers.
(b) The minimum price for Class 2 milk by producers to handlers and between handlers. This price shall be computed by the department establishing a differential amount above the Class 3 price, which shall be automatically added by the department at the same time it establishes the price for Class 3 milk as authorized by ORS 583.507.
(2) The department after public hearing shall make a separate order for each market area and each order shall designate the market area to which it is applicable. Such orders and the minimum price for Class 1 milk and the differential amount which is used to arrive at the Class 2 price established thereby may vary in different market areas. [1963 c.442 §15; 1967 c.440 §16]Section: Previous 583.465 583.470 583.475 583.480 583.485 583.490 583.500 583.505 583.507 583.510 583.512 583.515 583.516 583.517 583.518 Next
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