• MDAR's Division of Crop and Pest Services

    Cornfield

    The Division of Crop and Pest Services is responsible for the regulation of the agricultural industry and pesticide application services in Massachusetts through the diligent inspection, examination, licensing, registration, quarantine, and enforcement of laws, regulations and orders.

  • Pesticide Program

    The Pesticide Program is a part of the Division of Crop & Pest Services of the Department of Agricultural Resources. The Pesticide Program carries out the day to day responsibilities of regulating pesticides in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The Pesticide Program also acts as support staff for the Pesticide Board and Pesticide Board Subcommittee.

  • Mosquito Control

    The State Reclamation and Mosquito Control Board (the Board) is housed within the Department of Agricultural Resources. The Board oversees mosquito control in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts including 9 regional programs.
  • Animal Feed Registration

    Cows Feeding

    Under 330 CMR 13.00 pdf format of    330 CMR 13.00  , the Department of Agricultural Resources registers pet foods that are distributed or manufactured in Massachusetts. Under 330 CMR 14.00 pdf format of    330 CMR 14.00   , the Department also registers commercial feeds that are manufactured, sold, or distributed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.