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Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Nebraska Department of Agriculture

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Commercial and Non-Commercial Pesticide Applicator Exams

The Pesticide Program is responsible for regulating the distribution, storage, and use of all pesticides in the state of Nebraska. The goal of the pesticide program in meeting its statutory responsibilities is to protect the citizens of Nebraska and the environment from the harmful effects of pesticides by ensuring these products are handled, stored, and used properly, safely, and effectively. To carry out this goal, the pesticide program has made education and training a priority combined with a vigorous inspection and enforcement program.

Study Materials

Study Materials may be purchased from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) by ordering online.

Available downloads

Downloads Stock number Format Size
Candidate Handbook 152800 PDF 563 KB
Last updated 2020-05-01