Payment Acres for Peanuts Law and Legal Definition

According to 7 USCS § 7951 (Title 7, Agriculture; Chapter 106, Commodity Programs; Peanut), “the term "payment acres" means--

(A) for the 2002 crop of peanuts, 85 percent of the average acreage determined under section 1302(a)(2) [7 USCS § 7952(a)(2)] for an historic peanut producer; and

(B) for the 2003 through 2007 crops of peanuts, 85 percent of the base acres for peanuts assigned to a farm under section 1302(b) [7 USCS § 7952(b)].” (7 USCS § 7951)