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Pesticide Laws

General Background Information

The use of pesticides in North Dakota is based upon federal law--the Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodenticide Act or FIFRA, and state law--the North Dakota Pesticide Act.  In North Dakota, the Department of Agriculture (NDDA) is charged with enforcement responsibilities while general policy decisions are left up to the North Dakota  Pesticide Control Board. Finally, pesticide applicators and dealers may also be subject to regulation through the:

Selected North Dakota Pesticide Laws

Documents updated February 7, 2013. The official version can be found at the ND Legislative Branch Information Center

     --Pesticide Act NDCC 4-35

     --Chemigation Regulation NDCC 4-35.1

     --Pesticide and Pesticide Container Disposal NDCC 4-35.2

     --Pesticide Registration NDCC 19-18

     --Pesticide Control Board - Title 60

     --Pesticide Use Rules - Title 60-03

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