agricultural


agricultural
Pertaining to, or dealing with, agriculture; also, characterized by or engaged in farming as the leading pursuit. Oak Woods Cemetery Ass'n v. Murphy, 383 111. 301, 50 N.E.2d 582, 587.
@ agricultural commodities
Generally synonymous with agricultural or farm products, and not including agricultural implements. Bowles v. Rock, D.C.Neb., 55 F.Supp. 865, 868.
@ agricultural employment
Synonymous with farm labor, including all farm work and work incidental thereto
@ agricultural labor
Services performed on farm, for owner or tenant. California Employment Commission v. Butte Candy Rice Growers Ass'n, 25 Cal.2d 624, 154 P.2d 892, 894.
Broader in meaning than farming or farm labor and includes one engaged in horticulture, St. Louis Rose Co. v. Unemployment Compensation Commission, 348 Mo. 1153, 159 S.W.2d 249, 250, crop dusting, Florek v. Sparks Flying Service, Inc., 83 Idaho 160, 359 P.2d 511, 514, and similar services, Latimer v. United States, D.C.Cal., 52 F.Supp. 228, 234, 235, 236, 237.
As is excepted from the Unemployment Compensation Law, is a broad term and includes farming in all of its incidents, such as gardening, horticulture, viticulture, dairying, poultry, bee raising, and ranching, and refers to the field or farm with all its wants, appointments and products. Pioneer Potato Co. v. Division of Employment Sec. Dept. of Labor and Industry, 31 N.J. Super. 553, 107 A.2d 519, 520, 521
@ agricultural lien
A statutory lien to secure money or supplies advanced to an agriculturist to be expended or employed in the making of a crop and attaching to that crop only
@ agricultural product
Things which have a situs of their production upon the farm and which are brought into condition for uses of society by labor of those engaged in agricultural pursuits as contradistinguished from manufacturing or other industrial pursuits. That which is the direct result of husbandry and the cultivation of the soil. The product in its natural unmanufactured condition
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