The information and resources provided on this page are for persons wishing to obtain a license to apply pesticides in the state of Minnesota. Structural pest control companies employing applicators must also be licensed. Pesticides include herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and other products intended to prevent, destroy, repel or mitigate a pest and substances intended for use as a plant regulator, defoliant or desiccant. Complete information may be found in the Minnesota Statutes and Rules listed below that govern licensing, application, use and storage of pesticides.
Licensing & Certification Unit
Pesticide & Fertilizer Management Division
Minnesota Department of Agriculture, 625 Robert Street N, St. Paul, MN 55155-2538, firstname.lastname@example.org