717. Compensation for allotments not exceeding two acres.

717.     Compensation for allotments not exceeding two acres.

The tenant1 of an allotment2 of not more than two acres in extent, whether attached to a cottage or not, but not being an allotment garden3, and which is cultivated as a farm or a garden, or partly as a garden and partly as a farm4, is entitled, on the termination of his tenancy by effluxion of time or from any other cause, and notwithstanding any agreement to the contrary, to obtain from the landlord5 compensation for:

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    (1)     crops, including fruit, growing on the land in the ordinary course