7 U.S. Code § 9011 - Definitions
The term “base acres”, with respect to a covered commodity on a farm, means the number of acres in effect under sections 8702 and 8751 of this title, as adjusted pursuant to sections 8711, 8718, and 8752 of this title, as in effect on September 30, 2013, subject to any reallocation, adjustment, or reduction under section 9012 of this title.
The term “covered commodity” means wheat, oats, and barley (including wheat, oats, and barley used for haying and grazing), corn, grain sorghum, long grain rice, medium grain rice, pulse crops, soybeans, other oilseeds, and peanuts.
Effective beginning with the 2018 crop year, the term “covered commodity” includes seed cotton.
The term “other oilseed” means a crop of sunflower seed, rapeseed, canola, safflower, flaxseed, mustard seed, crambe, sesame seed, or any oilseed designated by the Secretary.
The term “producer” means an owner, operator, landlord, tenant, or sharecropper that shares in the risk of producing a crop and is entitled to share in the crop available for marketing from the farm, or would have shared had the crop been produced.
The term “pulse crop” means dry peas, lentils, small chickpeas, and large chickpeas.
The term “seed cotton” means unginned upland cotton that includes both lint and seed.
The term “United States”, when used in a geographical sense, means all of the States.
The term “United States Premium Factor” means the percentage by which the difference in the United States loan schedule premiums for Strict Middling (SM) 1⅛-inch upland cotton and for Middling (M) 13⁄32-inch upland cotton exceeds the difference in the applicable premiums for comparable international qualities.
This subchapter, referred to in text, was in the original “this subtitle”, meaning subtitle A (§§ 1101–1109) of title I of Pub. L. 113–79, Feb. 7, 2014, 128 Stat. 658, which is classified principally to this subchapter. For complete classification of subtitle A to the Code, see Tables.
This chapter, referred to in par. (16)(B)(ii), was in the original “this title”, meaning title I of Pub. L. 113–79, Feb. 7, 2014, 128 Stat. 658, which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of title I to the Code, see Tables.
2018—Par. (6). Pub. L. 115–123, § 60101(a)(1), designated existing provisions as subpar. (A), inserted heading, and added subpar. (B).
Par. (18)(O). Pub. L. 115–123, § 60101(a)(2), added subpar. (O).
Pars. (20) to (25). Pub. L. 115–123, § 60101(a)(3), added par. (20) and redesignated former pars. (20) to (24) as (21 to (25), respectively.
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