SIC Code 0711 Soil Preparation Services


Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing


Establishments primarily engaged in land breaking, plowing, application of fertilizer, seed bed preparation, and other services for improving the soil for crop planting.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in land clearing and earth moving for terracing and pond and irrigation construction are classified in Construction,Industry 1629.

Illustrative Examples

  • Chemical treatment of coil for crops
  • Fertilizer application for crops
  • Lime spreading for crops
  • Plowing
  • Seed bed preparation
  • Weed control, crop; before planting

Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 071101Soil Conservation Service
  • 071103Fertilizers-removing & Spreading
  • 071104Agricultural Minerals
  • 071105Herbicide Consultants
  • 071106Discing-rotary Cultivating & Plowing Svc
  • 071107Manure Pumping
  • 071108Permaculture

7-digit SIC

  • 0711001Soil Preparation Services
  • 0711002Fertilizers-removing & Spreading
  • 0711003Lime Spreading Services
  • 0711004Plowing Services
  • 0711005Soil Chemical Treatment Services
  • 0711006Soil Testing Services
  • 0711007Weed Control Services (before Planting)
  • 0711008Seed Bed Preparation Services

8-digit SIC

  • 07110000Soil Preparation Services
  • 07119901Fertilizer Application Services
  • 07119902Lime Spreading Services
  • 07119903Plowing Services
  • 07119904Seed Bed Preparation Services
  • 07119905Soil Chemical Treatment Services
  • 07119906Soil Testing Services
  • 07119907Weed Control Services, Before Planting