387. Levy on horticultural products.

Any person must pay a levy if he grows the following horticultural products:

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    (1)     all vegetables grown in the open and sold for human consumption, including watercress but excluding potatoes;

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    (2)     all soft fruit and orchard fruit, including nuts but excluding:

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      (a)     varieties of apples certified as cider apples, and varieties of pears certified as perry pears, by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board;

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      (b)     hops; and

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      (c)     grapes;

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    (3)     all flowers (whether cut or in pot), foliage, flower bulbs, corms, tubers and rhizomes;

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    (4)     all hardy nursery stock including:

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      (a)     fruit trees, bushes and canes, strawberries for runner