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2017 Edition

national industry 112120

Dairy Cattle and Milk Production


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in milking dairy cattle.

The immediate parent of national industry 112120 is international industry 11212: Dairy Cattle and Milk Production

2017 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Raising dairy herd replacements--are classified in U.S. Industry 112111, Beef Cattle Ranching and Farming; and
  • Milking goats--are classified in Industry 112420, Goat Farming.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 112120
2007 112120
2012 112120
2017 112120
2022 112120

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 0241 - Dairy Farms

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 112120, Dairy Cattle and Milk Production:

  1. agriculture forestry fishing and hunting
  2. animal production and aquaculture
  3. cattle ranching and farming
  4. dairy
  5. dairy cattle and milk production
  6. dairy farm
  7. farm dairy
  8. farm general not otherwise classified


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