Montana Code Annotated 2023



Part 7. Inspection and Grading

Coloration Of Agricultural Commodities Treated With Injurious Or Toxic Substances -- Exception

80-4-724. Coloration of agricultural commodities treated with injurious or toxic substances -- exception. (1) Any agricultural commodity treated with any injurious or toxic substance or chemical must at the same time be colored or dyed a color contrasting with the natural color of the agricultural commodity so that the treated agricultural commodity is readily identifiable as having been treated with an injurious or toxic substance or chemical. This subsection does not apply to the application of pesticides to agricultural commodities according to label directions for the treatment of pests that might be present in the agricultural commodity.

(2) A person who fails to comply with the requirements of this section is subject to the penalty provisions of 80-4-429.

History: En. Sec. 68, Ch. 539, L. 1983; amd. Sec. 19, Ch. 76, L. 1997.