§ 106-185 Scope of Article; federal-State cooperation
§ 106-186 Power to employ agents and assistants
§ 106-187 Board of Agriculture to investigate marketing of farm products
§ 106-188 Promulgation of standards for receptacles, etc
§ 106-189 Sale and receptacles of standardized products must conform to requirements
§ 106-189.2 Sale of immature apples
§ 106-190 Inspectors or graders authorized; revocation of license
§ 106-190.1 Aggregate State service credit for graders
§ 106-191 Appeal from classification
§ 106-192 Certificate of grade prima facie evidence
§ 106-193 Unwholesome products not classified; health officer notified
§ 106-194 Inspection and sampling of farm products authorized
§ 106-194.1 Farm Product Inspection Account
§ 106-195 Rules and regulations; how prescribed
§ 106-196 Violation of Article or regulations a misdemeanor

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 106 > Article 17 - Marketing and Branding Farm Products

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Cooperation: The Commissioner of Agriculture may enter into agreements with the United States Department of Agriculture that require State and federal cooperation in performing the duties imposed by this Article. See North Carolina General Statutes 106-185
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • farm products: means farm crops, horticultural crops, and animal products. See North Carolina General Statutes 106-185
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Scope: This Article gives the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services the authority to investigate marketing conditions for and establish and maintain standard grades, packages, and State brands for farm products. See North Carolina General Statutes 106-185
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, shall be construed to extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3