7 U.S. Code § 6202 - Definitions
As used in this chapter:
(2) Consumer information
The term “consumer information” means any action taken to provide information to, and broaden the understanding of, the general public regarding the use, nutritional attributes, and care of limes.
The term “person” means any individual, group of individuals, partnership, corporation, association, cooperative, or other legal entity.
The term “producer” means any person who produces limes in the United States for sale in commerce.
The term “producer-handler” means any person who is both a producer and handler of limes.
The term “promotion” means any action taken under this chapter (including paid advertising) to present a favorable image for limes to the general public with the express intent of improving the competitive position and stimulating the sale of limes.
The term “research” means any type of research relating to the use and nutritional value of limes and designed to advance the image, desirability, marketability, or quality of limes.