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
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.
File a Complaint
New Information and Regualtions for Pesticides
Second Generation Anticoagulant Rodenticides.pdf
Free online IPM training by UC IPM