NAICS Code 11511 Support Activities for Crop Production


Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing support activities for growing crops.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Performing crop production that are generally known as farms, orchards, groves, or vineyards (including sharecroppers and tenant farms): classified in the appropriate crop industry within Subsector 111, CropProduction
  • Providing support activities for forestry: classified in Industry 11531, Support Activities for Forestry
  • Landscaping and horticultural services, such as lawn and maintenance care and ornamental shrub and tree services: classified in Industry 56173, Landscaping Services
  • Land clearing, land leveling, and earth moving for terracing, ponds, and irrigation: classified in Industry 23891, Site Preparation Contractors
  • Artificially drying and dehydrating fruits and vegetables: classified in Industry 31142, Fruit and Vegetable Canning, Pickling, and Drying
  • Stemming and redrying tobacco: classified in Industry 31223, Tobacco Manufacturing
  • Providing water for irrigation: classified in Industry 22131, Water Supply and Irrigation Systems
  • Buying farm products, such as fruits or vegetables, for resale to other wholesalers or retailers, and preparing them for market or further processing: classified in Industry 42448, Fresh Fruit andVegetable Merchant Wholesalers.

Illustrative Examples

  • Aerial dusting or spraying (i.e., using specialized or dedicated aircraft)
  • Cultivating services
  • Planting crops
  • Cotton ginning
  • Vineyard cultivation services
  • Farm management services

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