Programs of the Agricultural Commissioner
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Agricultural Product Quality

Nursery Licenses

Produce Inspection

Seeds

 
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Direct Marketing & Organics

Organic Info

Mo. Co. Certified Organics

Farmers Markets

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Pesticide Use & Enforcement

Restricted Material Permits

Private Applicator Certificates

Worker Safety

File a Complaint

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Pest & Disease Prevention

Phytosanitary Certificates

Quarantine

Pests/Diseases

Bees

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Invasive Weeds

Weed Threats

Weed Resources

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Weights & Measures

Consumer Protection

Device Registration

Public Scales

Worker Safety

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The safety of agricultural field workers and pesticide handlers is an important focus of Monterey County’s Pesticide Use & Enforcement program. English and Spanish bi-lingual inspectors perform compliance activities to ensure safe working conditions, proper use of personal protective equipment, and training for employees who work with or around pesticides.

Handler Worker Safety

Handler written Training Forms: 

Respiratory Protection Program:

Medical Supervision Written Agreement (PDF) 
Glove Selection Key 

Fieldworker Safety

Monterey County Pesticide Posting Regulations:

Fieldworker Safety Training (English/Spanish)

Accepted Irrigation Activities During an REI:

Pesticide Safety Guide (PDF)  

Compliance Assistance Booklets (opens in new window)

Off site Links (all open in a new window):

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