The Vermont Statutes Online
4024. Nursery license
(a) No person
shall operate as a nursery grower or nursery dealer in the state without first
obtaining a nursery license from the secretary. A nursery grower or nursery
dealer shall apply annually for a nursery license on a form provided by the
secretary. The secretary shall establish by rule the conditions for the
issuance, suspension, or revocation of a nursery license, and may place any
restrictions or requirements upon the license which he or she deems necessary.
(b) A nursery
dealer licensed under section 4024 of this title shall pay the following fee
for a license:
(1) $50.00, if
the nursery owns or controls:
(A) a nursery of
one-half acre or more;
space of 25,000 square feet or more; or
(C) retail space
of 25,000 square feet or more.
(2) $20.00 for
all other nursery dealers.
(c) Any person
soliciting orders for, offering for sale, or distributing nursery stock shall
have in his or her possession a copy of the nursery license required under
subsection (a) of this section, which he or she shall show upon demand to
prospective buyers or the secretary.
(d) A person
selling $1,000.00 or less of nursery stock in a year shall be exempt from the
requirement to obtain a license under this section. (Added 1985, No. 57, § 1;
amended 2003, No. 42, § 2, eff. May 27, 2003; 2009, No. 144 (Adj. Sess.), § 3.)