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NAICS: 813319   Largest/examples K01 - Search K01 - Alliances & Advocacy

Organizations whose activities focus on influencing public policy within the Food, Agriculture, and Nutrition major group area. Includes a variety of activities from public education and influencing public opinion to lobbying national and state legislatures.

Key words: Agrarian Reform; Anti-Hunger Alliances; Anti-Hunger Coalitions; Hunger Action; Lobbying; Public Awareness

NAICS: 541618   Largest/examples K02 - Search K02 - Management & Technical Assistance

Consultation, training, and other forms of management assistance services to nonprofit groups within the Food, Agriculture, and Nutrition major group area.

Key words: Farm Management & Technical Assistance; Professional Continuing Education

NAICS: 813920   Largest/examples K03 - Search K03 - Professional Societies & Associations

Learned societies, professional councils, and other organizations that bring together individuals or organizations with a common professional or vocational interest within the Food, Agriculture, and Nutrition major group area.

Scope notes: Includes: Accreditation Boards;

NAICS: 541720   Largest/examples K05 - Search K05 - Research Institutes & Public Policy Analysis

Organizations whose primary purpose is to conduct research and/or public policy analysis within the Food, Agriculture, and Nutrition major group area.

Key words: Agricultural Policy Research & Analysis; Agricultural Science Research Institutes; Food Policy Research & Analysis; Food Science Research Institutes

NAICS: 813219   Largest/examples K11 - Search K11 - Single Organization Support

Organizations existing as a fund-raising entity for a single institution within the Food, Agriculture & Nutrition major group area.

NAICS: 813219   Largest/examples K12 - Search K12 - Fund Raising & Fund Distribution

Organizations that raise and distribute funds for multiple organizations within the Food, Agriculture, and Nutrition major group area.

NAICS: 813219   Largest/examples K19 - Search K19 - Support N.E.C.

Organizations that provide all forms of support except for financial assistance or fund raising for other organizations within the Food, Agriculture and Nutrition major group area.

NAICS: 115000   Largest/examples: K20 - K2 - Search K20 - Agricultural Programs

Organizations that focus on the development and improvement of food resources or food procurement through information and technical assistance for agricultural establishments and individuals in rural or urban settings. Use this code for organizations that provide a wide range of agricultural services or those that offer services to support the agricultural sector not specified below.

Key words: Agricultural Cooperatives; Agricultural Extension Service; Agricultural Production; Agricultural Water Management; Agroforestry; Alternative Farming; Aquaculture; Crop Production; Dairy Cooperatives; Erosion Control; Farmers Cooperative Marketing; Farmers Cooperative Purchasing; Fish Farming; Home Gardening Assistance; Irrigation; Organic Farming; Pest Control; Regenerative Agriculture; Seed Certification; Soil Conservation; Soil Erosion Prevention; Sustainable Agriculture; Sustainable Farming

Scope notes: Includes: 501(c)(5) agricultural organizations; 501(c)(12) irrigation services; 501(c)(16) cooperative organizations to finance crop rotation; Farmers' cooperative marketing and purchasing including IRS Code 521 farmers' cooperatives and IRS Code 1382(a)(2) Taxable Farmers' Cooperatives; and Soil and water conservation and development. Excludes: 501(c)(1) government farm, livestock, agriculture, and land credit services (FLCA), USE Public Finance, Taxation & Monetary Policy (W22)

See also: Forest Conservation; International Agricultural Development; Natural Resources Conservation & Protection; Youth Development - Agricultural; Public Finance, Taxation & Monetary Policy

NAICS: 813312   Largest/examples K25 - Search K25 - Farmland Preservation

Organizations such as land trusts that work to ensure that farmland is preserved for farming purposes rather than freed for development or environmental quality purposes.

Key words: Agricultural Land Preservation; Agricultural Land Protection; Farmland Protection; Working Farms Preservation

See also: Land Resources Conservation

NAICS: 115210   Largest/examples K26 - Search K26 - Animal Husbandry

Organizations that provide information, technical assistance and support for individuals or commercial establishments that are engaged in the keeping, grazing, feeding and/or sale of livestock. [Note: These organizations are typically found in section 501(c)(5).]

Key words: Animal Breeding; Animal Husbandry; Apiaries; Apiculture; Beekeeping; Breeders Associations; Breeding; Cattle; Dairy Farms; Dairy Herd Improvement Association; Egg Production Facilities; Farm Animals; Feedlots; Goats; Hogs; Horse Breeding; Husbandry; Livestock Breeding; Poultry; Poultry Hatcheries; Ranches; Sericulture; Sheep; Silkworms; Turkeys

NAICS: 813910   Largest/examples K28 - Search K28 - Farm Bureaus & Granges

Organizations whose members are farmers or ranchers who have affiliated for the purpose of representing the interests of agricultural producers and rural communities. [Note: These organizations are typically found in section 501(c)(5).]

Key words: Agricultural Societies; Farm Bureaus; Farmers Associations; Granges

NAICS: 111219   Largest/examples K2A - Search K2A - Other Vegetable (except Potato) and Melon Farming
NAICS: 115112   Largest/examples K2B - Search K2B - Soil Preparation, Planting, and Cultivating
NAICS: 312130   Largest/examples K2C - Search K2C - Wineries
NAICS: 624210   Largest/examples: K30 - K3 - Search K30 - Food Programs

Organizations that provide access to free or low-cost food products to children, seniors, or indigents by distributing groceries, providing meals, providing facilities for storing food or making available land on which people can grow their own produce. Use this code for organizations that provide a wide range of food services or those that offer food-related services not specified below.

Key words: Baby Food Suppliers; Commodity Distribution; Community Food Gardening; Cooperative Food Purchasing; Emergency Food; Farmers Markets; Food Aid; Food Assistance; Food Baskets; Food Cooperatives; Food Co-ops; Food Distribution; Food Gleaning; Food Lines; Food Vouchers; Groceries on Wheels; Grocery Vouchers

NAICS: 624210   Largest/examples K31 - Search K31 - Food Banks & Pantries

Organizations that gather, store and distribute food to indigents at no charge or at low cost.

Key words: Food Banks; Food Clearinghouse; Food Closet; Food Outlets; Food Pantries; food pantry; Food Supplement Distribution; Free Food Distribution; Surplus Commodity Distribution

NAICS: 624210   Largest/examples K34 - Search K34 - Congregate Meals

Organizations (also known as nutrition sites or senior nutrition programs) that provide hot meals on a regular basis, usually for elderly individuals but also for disabled adults or other target populations.

Key words: Adult Care Feeding; Child Care Feeding; Child Nutrition; Group Meals; Low-Cost Meals; Meal Vouchers; Milk Programs; Nutrition Sites; School Breakfasts; School Lunches; Summer Food Service; Senior Nutrition Sites

NAICS: 624210   Largest/examples K35 - Search K35 - Soup Kitchens

Organizations that provide meals in a central location for indigent people.

Key words: Homeless Meals; Meals for Homeless People; Soup Kitchens

NAICS: 624210   Largest/examples K36 - Search K36 - Meals on Wheels

Organizations that prepare and deliver regular hot meals to elderly individuals, people with disabilities or people with AIDS or other targeted conditions who are unable to shop and/or prepare food for themselves or to travel to a site where a meal is being served. Also known as home delivered meals.

Key words: Home Delivered Meals; Home Meals; Meals on Wheels; Mobile Meals

NAICS: 624190   Largest/examples: K40 - K4 - Search K40 - Nutrition

Organizations that provide information concerning the basic principles of healthful eating, food handling, food preparation and shopping skills. Included is information about the basic food groups, vitamin and mineral requirements, and the relationship of nutrition to the preservation of good health and the prevention of illness.

Key words: Basic Food Groups; Healthful Eating; Nutrition Assistance; Nutrition Education; Special Supplemental Nutrition for Women, Infants and Children; USDA Food Pyramid; Vegetarianism.; WIC

Scope notes: Use for skills, strategies and information connected with diet and meal planning.

See also: Eating Disorders & Addictions

NAICS: 624190   Largest/examples: K50 - K5 - Search K50 - Home Economics

Organizations that provide instruction that deals with the basic activities of homemaking including caring for and managing children, shopping for and preparing nutritious meals, maintaining a clean and safe living environment, and other in-home responsibilities.

Key words: Family Life; Homemaking; Housekeeping

NAICS: 445210   Largest/examples K6A - Search K6A - Meat markets
NAICS: 445292   Largest/examples K6B - Search K6B - Confectionery and Nut Stores
NAICS: 722320   Largest/examples K6C - Search K6C - Caterers
NAICS: 722330   Largest/examples K6D - Search K6D - Mobile food services
NAICS: 722410   Largest/examples K6E - Search K6E - Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
NAICS: 722515   Largest/examples K6F - Search K6F - Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars
NAICS: 722513   Largest/examples: K90 - K9 - Search K90 - Limited-Service Restaurants

(Community Ntee) This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing food services (except snack and nonalcoholic beverage bars) where patrons generally order or select items and pay before eating. Food and drink may be consumed on premises, taken out, or delivered to the customer's location. Some establishments in this industry may provide these food services in combination with selling alcoholic beverages.

NAICS: 445110   Largest/examples K91 - Search K91 - Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores

(Community Ntee) This industry comprises establishments generally known as supermarkets and grocery stores primarily engaged in retailing a general line of food, such as canned and frozen foods; fresh fruits and vegetables; and fresh and prepared meats, fish, and poultry. Included in this industry are delicatessen-type establishments primarily engaged in retailing a general line of food.

NAICS: 445120   Largest/examples K92 - Search K92 - Convenience Stores

(Community Ntee) This industry comprises establishments known as convenience stores or food marts (except those with fuel pumps) primarily engaged in retailing a limited line of goods that generally includes milk, bread, soda, and snacks.

NAICS: 445230   Largest/examples K93 - Search K93 - Fruit and Vegetable Markets

(Community Ntee) This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing fresh fruits and vegetables.

NAICS: 445299   Largest/examples K94 - Search K94 - All Other Specialty Food Stores

(Community Ntee) This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing miscellaneous specialty foods (except meat, fish, seafood, fruit and vegetables, confections, nuts, popcorn, and baked goods) not for immediate consumption and not made on the premises.

NAICS: 446191   Largest/examples K95 - Search K95 - Food (Health) Supplement Stores

(Community Ntee) This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing food supplement products, such as vitamins, nutrition supplements, and body enhancing supplements.

NAICS: 452910   Largest/examples K96 - Search K96 - Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters

(Community Ntee) This industry comprises establishments known as warehouse clubs, superstores or supercenters primarily engaged in retailing a general line of groceries in combination with general lines of new merchandise, such as apparel, furniture, and appliances.

NAICS: 722310   Largest/examples K97 - Search K97 - Food Service Contractors

(Community Ntee) This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing food services at institutional, governmental, commercial, or industrial locations of others based on contractual arrangements with these type of organizations for a specified period of time. The establishments of this industry provide food services for the convenience of the contracting organization or the contracting organization's customers. The contractual arrangement of these establishments with contracting organizations may vary from type of facility operated (e.g., cafeteria, restaurant, fast-food eating place), revenue sharing, cost structure, to providing personnel. Management staff is always provided by the food service contractors.

NAICS: 722511   Largest/examples K98 - Search K98 - Full-Service Restaurants

(Community Ntee) This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing food services to patrons who order and are served while seated (i.e., waiter/waitress service) and pay after eating. These establishments may provide this type of food service to patrons in combination with selling alcoholic beverages, providing carryout services, or presenting live nontheatrical entertainment.

NAICS: 115000   Largest/examples K99 - Search K99 - Food, Agriculture & Nutrition N.E.C.

Use this code for organizations that clearly provide food, agriculture or nutrition services where the major purpose is unclear enough that a more specific code cannot be accurately assigned.