SIC Codes and Counts by Division

Division: A — Agriculture, Forestry, And Fishing

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Code Industry Title Number of Business Establishments
01Agricultural Production - Crops228,761
0119Cash Grains, Nec19,588
0133Sugarcane and Sugar Beets641
0134Irish Potatoes474
0139Field Crops, Except Cash Grain10,848
0161Vegetables and Melons4,071
0171Berry Crops1,317
0173Tree Nuts1,452
0174Citrus Fruits877
0175Deciduous Tree Fruits3,927
0179Fruits and Tree Nuts, Nec640
0181Ornamental Nursery Products8,337
0182Food Crops Grown Under Cover1,079
0191General Farms, Primarily Crop125,703
02Agricultural Production - Livestock and Animal Specialties94,248
0211Beef Cattle Feedlots10,259
0212Beef Cattle, Except Feedlots16,319
0214Sheep and Goats1,317
0219General Livestock, Nec1,474
0241Dairy Farms20,594
0251Broiler, Fryer, and Roaster Chickens936
0252Chicken Eggs571
0253Turkeys and Turkey Eggs589
0254Poultry Hatcheries594
0259Poultry and Eggs, Nec1,004
0271Fur-bearing Animals and Rabbits394
0272Horses and Other Equines3,686
0273Animal Aquaculture736
0279Animal Specialties, Nec2,934
0291General Farms, Primarily animals28,547
07Agricultural Services358,516
0711Soil Preparation Services1,359
0721Crop Planting and Protection2,940
0722Crop Harvesting1,892
0723Crop Preparation Services For Market2,090
0724Cotton Ginning619
0741Veterinary Services For Livestock1,224
0742Veterinary Services, Specialties46,038
0751Livestock Services, Except Veterinary3,396
0752Animal Specialty Services66,829
0761Farm Labor Contractors609
0762Farm Management Services3,112
0781Landscape Counseling and Planning88,210
0782Lawn and Garden Services108,000
0783Ornamental Shrub and Tree Services32,198
0811Timber Tracts5,123
0831Forest Products1,020
0851Forestry Services5,277
09Fishing, Hunting and Trapping4,252
Total Business Establishments1,390,142

Division: A — Agriculture, Forestry, And Fishing

This division includes establishments primarily engaged in agricultural production, forestry, commercial fishing, hunting and trapping, and related services.

The classification of agricultural production covers establishments (e.g., farms, ranches, dairies, greenhouses, nurseries, orchards, hatcheries) primarily engaged in the production of crops, plants, vines, or trees (excluding forestry operations); and the keeping, grazing, or feeding of livestock for the sale of livestock or livestock products (including serums), for livestock increase, or for value increase. Livestock as used here includes cattle, sheep, goats, hogs, and poultry. Also included are animal specialties, such as horses, rabbits, bees, pets, fur-bearing animals in captivity, and fish in captivity. Agricultural production also includes establishments primarily engaged in the operation of sod farms, cranberry bogs, and poultry hatcheries; in the production of mushrooms, bulbs, flower seeds, and vegetable seeds; and in the growing of hydroponic crops.

Farms are the establishment units generally utilized for the purpose of industrial classification of agricultural production. A farm may consist of a single tract of land or a number of separate tracts which may be held under different tenures. For example, one tract may be owned by the farm operator and another rented. It may be operated by the operator alone or with the assistance of members of the household or hired employees, or it may be operated by a partnership, corporation, or other type of organization. When a landowner has one or more tenants, renters, croppers, or managers, the land operated by each is considered a farm.

The classification of agricultural services includes establishments primarily engaged in supplying soil preparation services, crop services, landscape and horticultural services, veterinary and other animal services, and farm labor and management services.

The classification of forestry covers establishments primarily engaged in the operation of timber tracts, tree farms, or forest nurseries; in the gathering of forest products; or in performing forestry services. Logging establishments are classified in Manufacturing, Industry 2411.

The classification of fishing and hunting and trapping covers establishments primarily engaged in commercial fishing (including shellfish and marine products); in operating fish hatcheries and fish and game preserves; and in commercial hunting and trapping.

Establishments which produce agricultural commodities and sell them directly to the general public for personal or household consumption are classified in Major Groups 01 and 02.