398. Functions of boards.

An order establishing an agricultural board1 must assign to that board a function or functions2, which may include:

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    (1)     promoting or undertaking scientific research3;

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    (2)     promoting or undertaking inquiry4 as to materials and equipment5 and methods of production, management and labour utilisation6;

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    (3)     promoting the production and marketing of standard products7;

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    (4)     promoting the better definition of trade descriptions and consistency in the use of trade descriptions8;

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    (5)     developing, promoting, marketing or operating standards relating to the quality of products9 or systems for the classification of products10;

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    (6)     developing, reviewing or operating schemes for the certification of products or