Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act

To suppress unfair and fraudulent practices in the marketing of perishable agricultural commodities in interstate and foreign commerce.

To prevent the destruction or dumping, without good and sufficient cause of farm produce received in interstate commerce by commission merchants and others and
to require them truly and correctly to account for all farm produce received by them.

Agency - Department of Agriculture

Established in 1862, the Department of Agriculture serves all Americans through anti-hunger efforts, stewardship of nearly 200 million acres of national forest and rangelands, and through product safety and conservation efforts. The USDA opens markets for American farmers and ranchers and provides food for needy people around the world.