Plant Imports

NOTICE OF PUBLIC RULEMAKING HEARING
FOR REPEAL OF

Rules Pertaining to "QUARANTINE AGAINST IMPORTANT SYMPTOMLESS CARRIERS OF PEACH MOSAIC INTO MESA COUNT COLORADO

8 CCR 1203-16

Statement of Basis and Purpose

Notice is hereby given pursuant to § 24-4-103 C.R.S. that the Department of Agriculture will hold a public rulemaking hearing:

DATE: January 14, 2016

TIME: 2:30pm

LOCATION: Colorado Department of Agriculture, San Juan Conference Room, 305 Interlocken Parkway, Broomfield, Colorado, 80021

 

General Shipping Requirements

Each shipment or lot of plant material moving into Colorado must be plainly marked with the names and addresses of shipper and consignee and the general nature of the contents and bear a valid inspection certificate of the state of origin. Any shipment of plant material that is found or deemed liable, to carry pests may be sent out of the state or destroyed within forty-eight hours with no compensation to the owner. 

All nonresident nurserymen or dealers shall file a copy of their state certificate of inspection with the Department of Agriculture, Division of Plant Industry. This requirement may be satisfied by filing with the Department a list of officially inspected and certified nurseries from the state of origin in lieu of individual certificates of inspection from each nursery.

 

Contact Us:

Laura Pottorff
Import Programs Coordinator
Phone: (303) 869-9070
Fax: (303) 466-2860
 
Brian Allen
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (303) 869-9071
Fax: (303) 466-2860