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 Iowa Workforce Information NetworkNovember 27, 2015
License Title: Farm Bulk Milk Hauler

License Description: A farm bulk milk hauler/grader samples, grades, and measures the milk in a farm bulk tank to check for off-odors and off-flavors and determines the amount to be picked up. They pump the milk from the tank and deliver it to a dairy plant, receiving station or transfer station.

Authorizing Statute: Code of Iowa, Chapter 192

Requirements for License:Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and must be trained by a permitted Iowa Milk Grader. No formal education or training is required. Licenses for haulers from other states are accepted if Iowa has a reciprocal agreement with that state.

Applicants are required to attend hauler school every three years.

Application: $20 - Grader/hauler
Duration: Two years
Renewal: $20 - Grader/hauler
Other: Fees may be paid either by the employer or the individual.

When:The hauler/milk grader must pass exams that are administered at the worker's location at the employer's request. A person can prepare for the exams by studying manuals from the Department of Agriculture.
Where:The hauler must pass exams that are administered at the worker's location at the employer's request.

License Authority:
Dairy Products Control Bureau
Wallace State Office Building
E 9th & Grand Ave
Des Moines IA 50319
Phone: 5152425166

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