Breadcrumb Home Plants and Soil Plants & Seed Plants & Seed The Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) supports Georgia's plant and seed dealers, farmers, home gardeners, and beekeepers. Contact GDA Questions, concerns, complaints? Let us know. Find Licensees Check whether a business is licensed. Apply for a License Apply for or renew your business license(s). Programs in this area Seed Seed testing, dealer licenses, and complaint arbitration Nursery Program Live plant dealers and distributors, resources for nurseries. Hemp Program See information on Georgia’s hemp growing and processing industry. Plant Export Certification If you are shipping plants out of Georgia you will need an export certificate. See this section for details and help. Honeybees Commercial and hobbyist beekeepers: what you need to know. Produce Safety Do you grow produce that will be eaten fresh? Register with GDA and learn about the laws and regulations that you will need to follow.