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Pesticide Applicator Certification
Private Applicator

How do I become a certified private applicator?

Private Applicator Categories

90 - Food, Fiber, Forestry Products and Commodity Production
- includes the production of agricultural crops, livestock, and forestry products
- includes the use of fumigants, and chemigation applications for these products
- includes the use of pesticides to control vertebrate pests of livestock

91 - Ornamental Production
- includes the production of ornamental trees, shrubs, plants, and flowers
- includes all ornamental production sites (field, nursery, greenhouse)
- includes all application methods (including chemigation and fumigation)

No certification is needed for a grower to use general use pesticides.
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Download a Private Applicator Testing Application (PDF format)

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