United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Oct 22, 2019
The term “eligible orchardist” means a person that produces annual crops from trees for commercial purposes.
The term “natural disaster” means plant disease, insect infestation, drought, fire, freeze, flood, earthquake, lightning, and other occurrence, as determined by the Secretary.
The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of Agriculture.
The term “tree” includes a tree, bush, and vine.