Michigan Dept. of Agriculture and Rural Development

Michigan Dept. of Agriculture and Rural Development

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Pesticide and Plant Pest Management Division (PPPMD) is responsible for the implementation of programs and enforcement of laws concerning agricultural products, export commodities, pesticide sale and use, pest management and groundwater protection.


Track: Grower
Jan 23 2017 - 2:00pm

Nursery and greenhouse growers will soon be given a new choice for certification of their plant material.  This opportunity is called SANC, or “Systems Approach for Nursery Certification.”  SANC is a voluntary, audit-based nursery certification...

Track: Safety & Compliance
Jan 25 2017 - 9:00am
Join a panel of MDARD staff members as they present on a variety of relevant topics, including the latest in pesticide regulations, the EPA’s Worker Protection Standard, pest and disease updates, and changes to certification.