Pesticide, Fertilizer and Feed Licensing Fees

​The information below is for fees payable for 2018. Note that a fee holiday is in effect for the ACCP surcharges. The fees below reflect that status.


​Type of fee

​Amount of fee

​Time period covered

Pesticide businesses and individual pesticide applicators
​Pesticide product registration​$500 per product​January 1-December 31, 2018
​Pesticide primary producer fee​$150​​January 1-December 31, 2018
​Commercial pesticide applicator license​$40​​January 1-December 31, 2018
​Pesticide application business license​$70​​January 1-December 31, 2018
​Restricted-use pesticide dealer/distributor license​$60​​January 1-December 31, 2018
​Reciprocal pesticide applicator license​$115​​January 1-December 31, 2018
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Fertilizer/soil and plant additive/lime businesses
​Fertilizer manufacturer and distributor license​$30​October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019
(Licenses issued August 15, 2017, will be extended through September 30, 2018)
​Permit to distribute non-agricultural or special use fertilizer​$25​Permits do not expire, but must be maintained, amended or discontinued when you renew your license
​Fertilizer tonnage​$0.97/ton
$0.62/ton
​July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018
July 1, 2018-June 30, 2019
​Soil and plant additive manufacturer and distributor license​$25​​October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019
(Licenses issued April 1, 2017, will be extended through September 30, 2018)
​Permit to distribute soil or plant additives​$100​Permits do not expire, but must be maintained, amended or discontinued when you renew your license
​Soil and plant addtive tonnage fee​$0.45/ton or $25 minimum​January 1, 2017-June 30, 2018 and July 1-June 30 thereafter
​Lime license​$10​January 1-December 31, 2018
​Lime tonnage​$0.10/ton​January 1-December 31, 2018
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Feed businesses​ ​ ​
​Commercial feed manufacturer and distributor license​$25​March 1, 2018-February 28, 2019
​Feed tonnage ​$0.25/ton


$0.25/ton or $50 minimum

​Sales from January 1-December 31, 2017, payable for 2018 license renewal

Sales from January 1-December 31, 2018, payable for 2019 license renewal


Details about changes to fee structure resulting from the RevEx Project and the 2017-2019 state budget