This classification applies to all acreage devoted to the cultivation and harvesting, including field packing, of garden vegetables, including but not limited to tomatoes, lettuce, carrots, onions, peas and sweet corn. This classification also applies to the cultivation and harvesting of melons, dry peas, dry beans, soybeans, mushrooms, bean sprouts, and flower and vegetable seeds.
This classification also applies to the cultivation of garden vegetables using hydroponic farming methods and the raising of earthworms and snails.
The washing, sorting, sizing, grading, packing, precooling or otherwise preparing of vegetables for shipment (not field packing) shall be separately classified as 8209, Vegetables.
The growing of vegetable plants for sale to others shall be classified as 0005, Nurseries.
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