SIC Industry Description

Industry: 0721—Crop Planting, Cultivating, and Protecting
Establishments primarily engaged in performing crop planting, cultivating, and protecting services. Establishments primarily engaged in complete maintenance of citrus groves, orchards, and vineyards are classified in Industry 0762. Establishments providing water for irrigation, or providing both water and irrigation services, are classified in Transportation and Public Utilities, Industry 4971.

Aerial dusting and sprayingPlanting crops, with or without fertilizing
Bracing of orchard trees and vinesPollinating
Citrus grove cultivation servicesPruning of orchard trees and vines
Cultivation services, mechanical and flameSeeding crops, with or without fertilizing
Detasseling of cornSeeding of sprouts and twigs
Disease control for crops, with or without fertilizingSpraying crops, with or without fertilizing
Dusting crops, with or without fertilizingSurgery on orchard trees and vines
Entomological service, agriculturalThinning of crops, mechanical and chemical
HoeingTrees orchard: cultivation of
Insect control for crops, with or without fertilizingTrees orchard: planting, pruning, bracing, spraying, removal, and surgery
Irrigation system operation services (not providing water)Vineyard cultivation services
Orchard cultivation servicesWeed control, crop: after planting
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
0721Crop Planting and Protection3,027
072100Crop planting and protection488
07210000Crop planting and protection488
072101Orchard tree and vine services279
07210100Orchard tree and vine services78
07210101Orchard tree and vine bracing services14
07210102Orchard tree and vine pruning services17
07210103Orchard tree and vine surgery services10
07210104Tree orchards, cultivation of114
07210105Vines, cultivation of46
072102Sprout and twig services14
07210200Sprout and twig services6
07210201Sprout and twig cultivation services6
07210202Sprout and twig seeding services2
072103Crop protecting services1,486
07210300Crop protecting services91
07210301Crop disease control services9
07210302Crop dusting services558
07210303Crop related entomological services (insect control)34
07210304Crop spraying services794
072104Crop cultivating services579
07210400Crop cultivating services52
07210401Citrus grove cultivation services52
07210402Corn detasseling services6
07210403Crop thinning (chemical) services8
07210404Crop thinning (mechanical) services8
07210405Flame cultivation services2
07210406Hoeing services2
07210407Irrigation system operation, not providing water238
07210408Mechanical cultivation services13
07210409Pollinating services21
07210410Weed control services, after planting177
072199Crop planting and protection, nec181
07219901Crop seeding services75
07219902Planting services106