Transitional acreage means acreage on which organic farming practices are being followed that does not yet qualify to be designated as organic acreage.
7 CFR § 1437.3
The terms and definitions in this section apply to NAP. The terms and definitions in part 718 of this title and part 1400 of this chapter also apply to NAP, except where those same terms are defined in this section. In that case, the terms and definitions of this section apply.