Pesticide Section: The Pesticide Section within the Tennessee Department of Agriculture works with commercial and private applicators, pesticide manufacturers and dealers, structural pest control operators, farmers, landscapers and others to ensure reglulations are followed for public safety. The section also registers pesticdes and certifies applicators.
Ag Inputs: The Ag Inputs Section regulates commercial animal feeds, commercial fertilizers, agricultural and vegetable seed and agricultural lime. The Tennessee Commodity Indemnity Fund also resides in this section.
Product labeling is reviewed and samples are obtained in the field. Samples are analyzed in the TDA Ivy Laboratory to ensure label guarantees are met and that standards of quality expected by the customer are achieved.
For more information, contact these services at 615-837-5148.