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MDA Pesticide Applicator Testing

The SWCD is an authorized testing location for Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) Pesticide Applicator Licensing.

Testing is by appointment only and you can schedule an appointment by calling Swen Goodijohn at 218-998-5300.

Information on requirements for testing can be found on MDA's website by clicking here.

What you need to provide at the testing location:

  • Present your completed license application or provide confirmation of your online application and present payment to the test administrator.
  • Payment of application fees in advanced is preferred.   
  • Provide your drivers license or other proof of identity
  • Exams are given during normal business hours but are not otherwise timed.