Agricultural operations definition

Agricultural operations means the growing and harvesting of crops or the raising of fowl or animals for the primary purpose of making a profit, providing a livelihood, or conducting agricultural research or instruction by an educational institution. Agricultural operations do not include activities involving the processing or distribution of crops or fowl.
Agricultural operations means (1) the growing or harvesting of crops from soil (including forest operations) and the raising of plants at wholesale nurseries, but not retail nurseries), or the raising of fowl or animals for the primary purpose of making a profit, providing a livelihood, or conducting agricultural research or instruction by an educational institution, or (2) agricultural crop preparation services such as packinghouses, cotton gins, nut hullers and processors, dehydrators, and feed and grain mills. Agricultural crop preparation services include only the first processing after harvest, not subsequent processing, canning, or other similar activities. For forest operations, agricultural crop preparation services include milling, peeling, producing particleboard and medium density fiberboard, and producing woody landscape materials.
Agricultural operations means the growing of crops for profit or the growing of crops for the purpose of providing life support to a considerable number of people, animals, or fowl.

Examples of Agricultural operations in a sentence

Agricultural operations rely heavily on the bedrock aquifers as a water supply, with relatively few takings from surface water.

Agricultural operations to the south are separated from the Project Site by SR 126.

Agricultural operations should be consistent with normal farming practices for the region and should comply with local, state and federal laws.


More Definitions of Agricultural operations

Agricultural operations means the following:
Agricultural operations means the conduct of activities involving the production, keeping or maintenance of plants and /or animals or activities ancillary thereto, as a business or gainful occupation. It does not include the conduct of activities such as landscaping businesses and restaurants. [Amended Eff. 06/27/2008]
Agricultural operations means activities performed on land and described by Section 23.51(2), Tax Code.
Agricultural operations means the raising and harvesting of their own crops or livestock in this state by farmers or ranchers, their exchange between farmers or ranchers or the transportation of implements of husbandry to or from farmers or ranchers by persons engaged in the business of selling or repairing such implements;
Agricultural operations means (1) the growing or harvesting of crops from soil (including forest operations) and the raising of plants at wholesale nurseries, but not retail nurseries, or the raising of fowl or animals for the primary purpose of making a profit, providing a livelihood, or conducting agricultural research or
Agricultural operations means agricultural operations as defined in the 'National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development Act, 1981';