Pesticides and PARC

The Pesticide and Fertilizer programs regulate the sale and use of pesticides and fertilizers in Oregon with the following goals:

  • Protect people and the environment from any adverse effects of pesticide use while maintaining the availability of pesticides for beneficial uses
  • Assure that effective fertilizer, agricultural mineral, agricultural amendment, and lime products are provided for agricultural and consumer uses​

Hearing to consider raising fertilizer registration fees

The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) will hold a hearing Oct. 16 to consider increasing fertilizer registration fees and lime inspection fees. 

The public can comment on the proposed rule during the hearing, which will be from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 16 in Basement Conference Room D at ODA, 635 Capitol St. NE, Salem, OR 97301. 

You can submit written comments immediately; the deadline is 5 p.m. Oct. 23. Email comments to Rules Coordinator Sue Gooch​ or mail comments to Sue Gooch, Oregon Department of Agriculture, 635 Capitol St. NE, Salem, OR 97301​


Pesticides Program
Phone: 503-986-4635
Fax: 503-986-4735

License renewals

Secure fax number: 503-986-4746​​

Pesticide use complaints 

Record Review

​Requests for Recertification Attendance ​