Plant Industries

Serving the citizens of Arkansas and the agricultural and business communities by providing information and unbiased enforcement of laws and regulations set by the Arkansas State Plant Board

The Arkansas Federal/State Inspection Program

MIssion Statement: The mission of the Arkansas Department of Agriculture (AFSIP) is to serve the citizens of the State of Arkansas by implementing and maintaining a quality shipping point inspection program for peanuts, fresh fruit and vegetable and auditing program(s) that adheres to the requirements of applicable State and Federal regulations.

Click here to view the Good Agricultural Practices and Good Handling Practices Audit Program

For more information concerning the USDA GAP/GHP audit on his/her produce farm/ facility contact:
John E. Lansdale, Produce Safety Program Manager
Phone: (870)- 820-6787
Email: john.lansdale@agriculture.arkansas.gov