Agricultural land is the land base upon which agriculture is practiced. Typically occurring on farms, agricultural activities are undertaken upon agricultural land to produce agricultural products. Although agricultural land is primarily required for the production of food for human and animal consumption, agricultural activities also include the growing of plants for fibre and fuels (including wood), and for other organically derived products (pharmaceuticals, etc).
Urban agricultural is a land located in specified location and used for agricultural purposes.
Specified location means the following:
1) Land in any area which is within the jurisdiction of a municipality or cantonment board and have a population upto 10,000.
2) Land in any area within such distance, measured aerially, in relation to the range of population:
|Shortest distance from limits mentioned in 1)||Population|
|Upto 2 km||>10,000 and upto 1,00,000|
|Upto 6 km||>1,00,000 and upto 10,00,000|
|Upto 8 km||>10,00,000|
Note: The population referred above is to be considered as per the immediately preceding population census.