Project Title & Description
OHIO DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE - PPG FY05
The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) under both state and federal law (FIFRA) is charged with pesticide regulatory administration and enforcement in Ohio. This proposed award is to assist ODA in implementing FIFRA programs. These programs include law enforcement, pesticide registration, pesticide dealer licensing, pesticide applicator certification and licensing, pesticide facility inspection, permitting and safe guarding pesticide facilities, pesticide use compliance inspections, pesticide misuse investigations, worker protection standard outreach and training, inspections and investigations, endangered species protection, groundwater and surface water monitoring and protection, Clean Sweeps, incident (spills/emergencies/site contamination) response and urban pesticide management initiatives.