NAICS Code 115114

NAICS 115114

NAICS Code 115114 – Postharvest Crop Activities (except Cotton Ginning)

Definition of NAICS Code 115114: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in performing services on crops, subsequent to their harvest, with the intent of preparing them for market or further processing. These establishments provide postharvest activities, such as crop cleaning, sun drying, shelling, fumigating, curing, sorting, grading, packing, and cooling.

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Cross Reference Guide for 115114

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Ginning cotton–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 115111, Cotton Ginning;
  • Custom grain grinding for animal feed–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 311119, Other Animal Food Manufacturing;
  • Artificially drying and dehydrating fruits and vegetables–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 311423, Dried and Dehydrated Food Manufacturing;
  • Stemming and redrying tobacco–are classified in Industry NAICS 312230, Tobacco Manufacturing;
  • Buying farm products for resale to other wholesalers or retailers and preparing them for market or further processing–are classified in Industry NAICS 424480, Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Providing farm management services (i.e., on a contract or fee basis) and arranging or contracting postharvesting crop activities for the farm(s) it manages–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 115116, Farm Management Services.

Other Index Entries for 115114

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Almond hulling and shelling
  • Banana ripening
  • Bean cleaning
  • Corn drying
  • Corn shelling
  • Crop cleaning
  • Decorticating flax
  • Delinting cottonseed
  • Filbert hulling and shelling
  • Fruit precooling
  • Fruit sorting, grading, and packing
  • Fruit, sun drying
  • Fruit, vacuum cooling
  • Fumigating grain
  • Grain cleaning
  • Grain drying
  • Grain fumigation
  • Grain grinding (except custom grinding for animal feed)
  • Hulling and shelling of nuts
  • Irradiation of fruits and vegetables
  • Nut hulling and shelling
  • Packaging fresh or farm-dried fruits and vegetables
  • Packing fruits and vegetables
  • Peanut shelling
  • Pecan hulling and shelling
  • Potato curing
  • Retting flax
  • Rice drying
  • Seed cleaning
  • Seed processing, post-harvest for propagation
  • Sorting, grading, cleaning, and packing of fruits and vegetables
  • Sun drying of dates, prunes, raisins, and olives
  • Sun drying of fruits and vegetables
  • Sun drying of tomatoes
  • Sweet potato curing
  • Tobacco grading
  • Vegetable precooling
  • Vegetable sorting, grading, and packing
  • Vegetable sun drying
  • Vegetable vacuum cooling
  • Walnut hulling and shelling
  • Waxing, fruits or vegetables

Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 115114

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 2105, 8102, 8209NAICS 115114
  • CA WC: 2107, 2108, 2109, 2123, 8102, 8209
  • DE WC: 016, 104, 907
  • PA WC: 016, 104, 907
  • MI WC: 2105, 8102, 8209
  • NJ WC: 0089, 8102, 8048
  • NY WC: 2105, 8102, 8209
  • WY WC: 115114
  • GL: 16604
  • SIC: 0723

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 115114 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 11: Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
  • Subsector 115: Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry
  • Industry Group 1151: Support Activities for Crop Production
  • Industry 11511: Support Activities for Crop Production
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 115111: Cotton Ginning
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 115112: Soil Preparation, Planting, and Cultivating
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 115113: Crop Harvesting, Primarily by Machine
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 115114: Postharvest Crop Activities (except Cotton Ginning)
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 115115: Farm Labor Contractors and Crew Leaders
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 115116: Farm Management Services
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NAICS Code 115114