Sections
§ 2101 Title 3
§ 2102 Enforcing agency 3
§ 2103 Definitions of words and terms 3
§ 2104 Registration 3
§ 2105 Labels 3
§ 2106 Inspection fees and tonnage reports 3
§ 2107 Inspection; sampling; analysis 3
§ 2108 Plant food deficiency 3
§ 2109 Commercial value 3
§ 2110 Misbranding 3
§ 2111 Adulteration 3
§ 2112 Publications 3
§ 2113 Rules and regulations 3
§ 2114 Fertilizer and soil conditioner short in weight 3
§ 2115 Cancellation of registrations 3
§ 2116 “Stop sale” orders 3
§ 2117 Seizure, condemnation, and sale 3
§ 2118 Violations 3
§ 2119 Hearing required 3
§ 2120 Appeals 3
§ 2121 Exchanges between manufacturers 3
§ 2122 Delegation of duties 3

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 3 > Chapter 21

  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • brand: means a term, design, or trademark used in connection with 1 or several grades of commercial fertilizer. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • commercial fertilizer: means any substance containing 1 or more recognized plant nutrient(s) which is used for its plant nutrient content and which is designed for use or claimed to have value in promoting plant growth, except unmanipulated animal and vegetable manures, marl, lime, limestone, wood ashes and gypsum, and other products exempted by regulation of the Secretary;

    a. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162

  • Department: means State Department of Agriculture. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • distributor: means any person who imports, consigns, manufactures, produces, compounds, mixes or blends commercial fertilizer, or soil conditioner, or who offers for sale, sells, barters or otherwise supplies commercial fertilizer or soil conditioner in this State. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • grade: means the percentage of total nitrogen, available phosphorus or phosphoric acid, and soluble potassium or soluble potash stated in whole numbers in the same terms, order and percentages as in the guaranteed analysis. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • guaranteed analysis: shall mean the minimum percentage of plant nutrients claimed in the following order and form:

    1. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162

  • label: means the display of all written, printed or graphic matter upon the immediate container or statement accompanying a commercial fertilizer or soil conditioner. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • labeling: means all written, printed or graphic matter, upon or accompanying any commercial fertilizer or soil conditioner or advertisements, brochures, posters, television and radio announcements used in promoting the sale of such commercial fertilizers or soil conditioners. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • official sample: means any sample of commercial fertilizer or soil conditioner taken by the Secretary or the Secretary's agent and designated as "official" by the Secretary. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • open formula: means mixed fertilizer labeled so as to show in addition to requirements of § 2105 the name and grade of materials and the quantity of each used per ton in compounding or mixing. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • percentage: means the percentage by weight. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • person: includes individual, partnership, association, firm and corporation. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • registrant: means the person who registers commercial fertilizer or soil conditioner under this chapter. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the State Department of Agriculture or the Secretary's duly authorized delegates. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • soil conditioner: means any substance or mixture of substances imported, manufactured, prepared or sold for manurial soil-enriching or soil-corrective purposes or intended to be used for promoting or stimulating the growth of plants, increasing the productivity of plants, improving the quality of crops, or producing any chemical or physical change in the soil, except commercial fertilizer as defined in this chapter, and unmanipulated animal and vegetable manures, agricultural liming materials and gypsum. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • ton: means a net weight of 2,000 pounds avoirdupois. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4162
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.