The Nevada County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office protects human health and the environment by regulating pesticide sales and use, and by supporting integrated pest management and best practices. We work closely with the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) to enforce state laws and regulations pertaining to pesticide use, sales, licensing, worker safety, and pesticide use reporting.
Pesticide Exposure Emergency: Call 911
Operator Identification Numbers/Grower Permits
For private individuals on personal property or production agriculture.
Restricted Matierals Permits & Private Applicator Certification - For certain materials requiring a license or certification for purchase and use.
Pesticide Use Reporting
Pest Control Businesses - Including maintenance gardeners performing pest control work.Including maintenance gardeners performing pest control work.
File a Complaint
New Information and Regualtions for Pesticides
Second Generation Anticoagulant Rodenticides.pdf
Free online IPM training by UC IPM