Delaware Department of

For Producers

Producers are vital to our economy and health as a state.
Learn more about how you may interact with the Department of Agriculture.

Are you are producer in Delaware? Reach out to be included in the Delaware Grown Buy Local Guide.

Our Plant Industry section certifies grain inspectors, our Nutrient Management section certifies nutrient management positions, our Pesticide section certifies pesticide applicators, and we offer food safety courses for Delaware farmers. We inspect and certify commercial weighing or measure devices before they placed into commercial use. Our Seed Laboratory tests seed samples, our Plant Industries section inspect honeybee colonies and issues certificates of inspection for nursery stock growers who are wholesalers.

Check out the grant and loan programs available for Delaware producers.

Learn more about the inspection of food products, including enforcement of Delaware’s Egg Law.

See Delaware production data over time on fruits and vegetable, grains and land, and livestock and poultry.

Agland preservation is vital to our state. Learn how we protect these lands.

Your business may need licenses and permits from the Department of Agriculture. Learn more about what you need before you start or grow your business.

View the list of dealers who are licensed and bonded.

Learn more about how pesticide management works with businesses and producers.

We perform ongoing observation and surveillance for contagious diseases in all domestic animals in Delaware.

Your product or service may be required to register with us.

Learn more about the work that we do to ensure the generation and application of nutrients maintains and improves the environment.


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