Agricultural Programs & Services

Agricultural GradingAgricultural Grading

Find registration and exemption forms for an agricultural project and information on agricultural grading exceptions and Nevada County’s Land Use and Development Code.

ApiaryApiary Information

Find apiary resources, bee swarm hotline, and information on hive registration and Nevada County’s Apiary Ordinance.

Crop ReportsCrop Reports

Nevada County’s Crop Reports involve gathering information, compiling parcel records and publishing an annual crop report with data on the value of local agricultural production.

Egg QualityEgg Quality

Find information on Egg Quality Control and requirements for egg handlers.

Programs and ServicesFruits & Vegetables

Learn about the state laws pertaining to product packaging, shipping and quality for agricultural commodities. California standardization laws establish minimum standards for attributes such as maturity and size.

Glassy-Winged SharpshooterGlassy-Winged Sharpshooter

The Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter is an insect can quickly infect plants and trees throughout an area. Large, yellow sticky traps are commonly used to monitor adults insects.

Nursery and Seed InformationNursery & Seed Information

Find nursery pests of recent significance, and common pests for Nevada County, as well as seed information.

Pest Exclusion, Management, and PreventionPest Exclusion, Management & Prevention

The Pest Detection Program aims to detect infestations of new pests before eradication becomes biologically or economically unfeasible. Find resources to help you determine what type of pest traps you might be seeing in your area.

Pesticide Use & Safety

Find laws and regulations pertaining to pesticide use, sales, licensing, worker safety, and pesticide use reporting.