Minnesota has more than 17,000 certified Private Pesticide Applicators. These applicators generally are farmers or other persons producing an agricultural commodity and using restricted-use pesticides (RUPs) to control insects, diseases, weeds or other pests in their production operation.
To purchase Restricted Use Pesticides (RUPs) you must present your certification card. To be qualified as a Private Pesticide Applicators you must be performing pesticide applications
Please contact the Licensing & Certification Unit at 651-201-6633 or email us at Pesticide.Licensing@state.mn.us