AGRICULTURAL CLASSIFICATION OF LANDS:
Section 193.461, F.S.
DR-482 - Application and Return for Agricultural Classification of Lands
To qualify land
for agricultural classification, an application must be filed with the
property appraiser, by March 1, of the tax year. Only lands which are used
for bona fide commercial agricultural purposes shall be classified
agricultural. Bona fide commercial agricultural purposes
means, good faith, commercial agricultural use of the land. For example,
horticulture, floriculture, viticulture, forestry, dairy, livestock,
poultry, pisciculture, production of tropical fish, aquaculture, sod
farming, all forms of farm products and farm production.
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