Plant and Seed

Plants & Seed

The Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) supports Georgia's plant and seed dealers, farmers, home gardeners, and beekeepers.

Programs in this area


Seed testing, dealer licenses, and complaint arbitration

Nursery Program

Live plant dealers and distributors, resources for nurseries.

Hemp Program

See information on Georgia’s hemp growing and processing industry.

Plant Export Certification

If you are shipping plants out of Georgia you will need an export certificate. See this section for details and help.


Commercial and hobbyist beekeepers: what you need to know.

Produce Safety

Do you grow produce that will be eaten fresh? Register with GDA and learn about the laws and regulations that you will need to follow.