Association of Agricultural Producers Law and Legal Definition

(A) In general - The term "association of producers" means “any association of producers of agricultural products engaged in marketing, bargaining, shipping, or processing as defined in section 15(a) of the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1929, as amended (49 Stat. 317; 12 U.S.C. 1141j(a)), or in section 1 of the Act entitled "An Act to authorize association of producers of agricultural products", approved February 18, 1922 (42 Stat. 388; 7 U.S.C. 291).”

(B) Inclusion - The term "association of producers" includes “an organization whose membership is exclusively limited to agricultural producers and dedicated to promoting the common interest and general welfare of producers of agricultural products.” (7 USCS § 2302)