INSPECTION SERVICES

Inspection services provides quality control for agricultural production through inspection and grading services, which include USDA grade and buyer specifications; field inspections for seed certification and disease control; issuance of phytosanitary certificates on export products from the agriculture industry; and produce information and training on packaging and quality control.

Alaska Shell Egg Regulation

Safe Egg Handling for Small Egg Laying Flocks and Operations

Elk Fencing Guidelines

Elk Farming License Application - fill out form (pdf)

Bee Registration - fill out form (pdf)

National Organic Program Proposes Periodic Residue Testing: Invites Comments to Proposed Rule

On-Farm Food Safety Workshops

Farmers Market Managers - Potato Inspections

 

USDA PHYTOSANITARY CERTIFICATION

Applications may be completed online utlizing the Phytosanitary Certification Issuance and Tracking (PCIT) system at USDA PCIT.

USDA Phytosanitary Certificate Instructions

USDA Phytosanitary Certificate Application

 

 

USDA FRESH FRUIT & VEGETABLE INSPECTION OR GOOD AGRICULTURAL & HANDLING PRACTICES (GAP/GHP) AUDIT

USDA GAP/GHP Application

 

 

ALASKA BRAND APPLICATION

The Alaska Statutes, Title 3, Chapter 40, Brands and Marks, gives Division of Agriculture the authority to issue brand registrations for livestock, including cattle, reindeer, bison, musk oxen, sheep, horses, mules, and asses. Applications for new brands are accepted at any time, and all brands must be renewed during years ending in 5 or 0. Click on the link below to view/print the brand application.

Alaska Brand Application - fill out form (pdf)

 

 

LATE BLIGHT QUARANTINE INFORMATION

Alaska Nurseries & Garden Centers Late Blight Quarantine & Alaska Certified Seed Producers List 2014

 


FEED AND FERTILIZER REGULATIONS

At this time, the State of Alaska does not have registration requirements that apply to pet food, animal feed, fertilizer, plant food, and soil amendments. Federal "Truth in Labeling" laws apply in Alaska, as in all states.

 


INSPECTION SERVICES Links

National Plant Board Website