The goal of the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) is to respond to pesticide-use complaints within 48 hours. If an investigation is initiated, the investigation should be completed within 60 days.
How to file a complaint
Please contact the Pesticides Program to file a pesticide-use complaint.
Pesticide Marketplace Inspections
Report of alleged loss due to pesticides form (2007)
Use this form to claim a loss from the use of a pesticide (including herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, rodenticides, defoliants, desiccants or plant growth regulators) by a commercial operator. According to the Liability Claims Procedure (ORS 634.172), the report must be filed within 60 days of the application or before 50% of the affected crop is harvested. This form may also be used to claim a loss from pesticide use by a non-commercial operator. Document