Georgia Department of Agriculture

Pesticides

Alan Lowman
Ag Inputs Section Program Director

Georgia Department of Agriculture
19 M.L.K. Jr. Drive SW Room 410
Atlanta, GA 30334 
Tele: 404-656-4958
Fax: 404-657-8378

The Pesticide Division enforces state and federal laws pertaining to the use and application of pesticides.  Under the Georgia Pesticide Use and Application Act this section monitors the use of pesticides in a variety of pest management situations including commercial farming, lawn care/landscaping, forestry, public health, right-of-way, etc.  It also licenses private and commercial pesticide applicators and pesticide contractors.  Under the Georgia Pesticide Control Act the division licenses restricted use pesticide dealers and registers all pesticides for sale and distribution in Georgia.  Additionally, the Pesticide Division licenses wood treatment facilities, inspects irrigation systems for chemigation, coordinates a pesticide container recycling program and waste pesticide collection program.

Directory:

Brad Baker
Field Operations Manager
Tele: (404)-656-4958
Fax: (404)-657-8378
 
Rick Hayes
Pesticide Program Special Projects
Clean Day Program
Tele: (404)-656-4958
Fax: (404)-657-8378
 
Pesticide Product Registration
Adrienne Andrews
Tele: (404)-656-4958
Fax:(404)-657-8378
 
Pesticide Complaints and Enforcement
Nancy Hall

Program Operation Specialist
Tele: (404)-656-9371
Fax: (404)-657-8378
 
Pesticide Applicator Certification and Training
Adrean Rhodes
Tele: (404)-656-4958
Fax:(404)-657-8378
 

 

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