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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3.1 code 0140


  • Section: A - Agriculture, hunting and forestry
  • Division: 01 - Agriculture, hunting and related service activities
  • Group: 014 - Agricultural and animal husbandry service activities, except veterinary activities
  • Class: 0140 - Agricultural and animal husbandry service activities, except veterinary activities

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- agricultural activities on a fee or contract basis (except veterinary activities):
· farm operation
· preparation of fields
· establishing a crop
· treatment of crops
· crop spraying, including by air
· trimming of fruit trees and vines
· transplanting of rice, thinning of beets
· harvesting and preparation of crops for primary markets, i.e. cleaning, trimming, grading, disinfecting, wax covering, polishing, wrapping, decorticating, retting, cooling or bulk packaging including packing in oxygen-free gases
· cotton ginning
· activities to promote propagation, growth and output of animals
· herd testing services, droving services, agistment services, poultry caponizing, coop cleaning etc.
· activities related to artificial insemination
· sheep shearing
· farm animal boarding and care
· pest control (including rabbits) in connection with agriculture
- operation of irrigation systems
- landscape gardening for constructing, maintaining and redesigning landscapes such as:
· parks and gardens for
· private and public housing
· public and semi-public buildings (schools, hospitals, administrative buildings, church buildings etc.)
· municipal grounds (parks, green areas, cemeteries etc.)
· highway greenery (roads, train lines and tramlines, waterways, ports)
· industrial and commercial buildings
· greenery for buildings (roof gardens, facade greenery, indoor gardens)
· sports grounds, play grounds and other recreational parks (sports grounds, play grounds, lawns for sunbathing, golf courses)
· stationary and flowing water (basins, alternating wet areas, ponds, swimming pools, ditches, watercourses, plant sewage systems)
· plantings and landscaping for protection against noise, wind, erosion, visibility and dazzling
- landscaping measures for protecting the environment and nature as well as landscape maintenance (renaturalization, recultivation, melioration, retention areas, anti-flooding basins etc.)
- arboriculture and tree surgery, including tree pruning and hedge trimming, replanting of big trees

This class also includes:
- provision of agricultural machinery with operators and crew

This class excludes:
- provision of feed lot services, see 0121, 0122
- service activities to promote commercial hunting and trapping, see 0150
- preparation of vegetable fibres for textile use, see 1711
- marketing activities of commission merchants and cooperative associations, see division 51
- activities of agronomists and agricultural economists, see 7414
- landscape architecture, see 7421
- organization of agricultural shows and fairs, see 7499
- veterinary activities, see 8520
- pet boarding, see 9309

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