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Agricultural Operators

All aircraft, including those owned by nonresidents of Virginia which are used to apply agricultural chemicals and pesticides, are required to have a Commercial License and should also contact the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services for specific information related to agricultural spraying at 804-786-3798. Note: Nonresident owned aircraft used to apply agricultural chemicals or pesticides are required to have a Commercial License issued by the Department whether they are based in Virginia for 60 days in a 12-month period or not.