The first crops gathered in a season. In Old Testament times, they were offered to the Lord (Lev. 23:9–20). Those who accept the gospel and endure to the end in faithfulness are in a symbolic way the firstfruits, for they belong to God.
Those who follow the Lamb wherever he goes are the firstfruits unto God:Rev. 14:4;
They who shall first descend with Christ are the firstfruits:D&C 88:98;