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Statutes > West-virginia > 19 > 19-29-2

§19-29-2. Definitions.

(a) "Aquaculture" means the commercial production of fish and/or other aquatic life.

(b) "Commissioner" means the commissioner of agriculture or his or her designee.

(c) "Domestic purposes" means for the purposes of food production, for resale as breeding stock or for the sale of immature stock for the purposes of further feeding.

(d) "Nontraditional agriculture" means the production of animals domesticated from wild stock, either native or nonnative, and are being confined, bred, and/or fed for domestic purposes, except that white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) and all its subspecies shall not be included; aquaculture; or other agricultural products as defined in this article.