Plants & Insects

Plant and insect programs are primarily administered by the Division of Plant Industries and include: consumer protection through commercial feed, fertilizer and soil & plant amendment registrations, export and phytosanitary certification, pest exclusion, control of grasshoppers and Mormon crickets, noxious weeds, the certification of organic food products, hops inspections, nursery, florist & landscaping licenses, inspection of potato brands and potatoes in retail outlets, seed enforcement and BSE inspections.


Idaho State Department of Agriculture
Division of Plant Industries
P.O. Box 790
Boise, ID 83701
Phone: (208) 332-8620
Fax: (208) 334-2283


Onion Seed Farm

A large field of onion seed parent plants during the growing season.