Processing Law and Legal Definition

According to 7 USCS § 6502 (Title7, Agriculture; Chapter 94, Organic Certification), the term "processing" means “cooking, baking, heating, drying, mixing, grinding, churning, separating, extracting, cutting, fermenting, eviscerating, preserving, dehydrating, freezing, or otherwise manufacturing, and includes the packaging, canning, jarring, or otherwise enclosing food in a container.”