The Agricultural Products Dealer Bond is required in the state of Florida, Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services. Any person or company that is a dealer of agricultural products is required to obtain a license from the Commissioner of Agriculture, as well as produce a Surety Bond in the amount specified by the Commissioner.
This Surety Bond guarantees that the applicant (principal) will faithfully and truly account for and make payment to producers, their agents or representatives, and/or other licensed agricultural dealers, for all agricultural products purchased or handled. This Surety Bond also guarantees that the applicant will faithfully comply with local laws.
To learn more about the state of Florida’s requirements for the Agricultural Products Dealer license please visit the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services website.