Additional Resources

Federal Informational Sites

USDA-Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service-APHIS

Federal agency with a broad mission area that includes protecting and promoting U.S. agricultural health. Information on various topics involving transport of plant materials.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-EPA-pesticides

 Site offers information on regulations, safety, classifications and other useful information regarding pesticides in the workplace.

Oregon Business Regulations Sites

Oregon Department of Revenue: Business Taxes

Answers to common questions about starting a business in Oregon. Necessary forms for business taxes and information about payroll issues.

Oregon Department of Agriculture-Plant Division

Very useful site with information on a variety relevant topics for the nursery industry such as licensing, pest alerts, shipping, and pesticides.