States define agricultural activities differently among themselves and can even have multiple definitions in separate sections of their own legal codes for terms such as “farming” and “agriculture.” This Maryland statute defines the term “agricultural operation” under the state right-to-farm law.
Maryland Statute Defining “Agricultural Operation”
Statutes and Ordinances
Level of Government
Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems, Right to Farm
Md. Code Ann. Cts. & Jud. Proc. § 5-403(a) (2013).