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Idaho Local Department of Health and Agriculture Contact Information

Idaho State Department of Health Contact Information

Most questions regarding food production, handling, sales and serving, including cottage food laws and regulations are handled by the state's local health department or department of agriculture, and sometimes by a city or county business registration office.

Idaho Health Department

Idaho

Idaho Licensing & Certification (Tamara Prisock, Administrator) 208-364-1959

Idaho local department of health contacts

For information about services in your community, click on your district below to go to that public health district's website.

Public health districts map

Idaho public health districts

PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICTS
Director: Lora Whalen
8500 N. Atlas Road
Hayden, ID 83835
1-208-415-5100
FAX: 1-208-415-5101
PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICTS
Director: Carol M. Moehrle
215 10th Street
Lewiston, ID 83501
1-208-799-3100
FAX: 1-208-799-0349
PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICTS
Director: Nikole Zogg
13307 Miami Lane
Caldwell, ID 83607
1-208-455-5300
FAX: 1-208-454-7722
PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICTS
Director: Russell A. Duke
707 North Armstrong Place
Boise, ID 83704-0825
1-208-375-5211
FAX: 1-208-327-7100
PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICTS
District Director: Melody Bowyer
1020 Washington Street N.
Twin Falls, ID 83301-3156
1-208-737-5900
FAX: 1-208-734-9502
PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICTS
Director: Maggie Mann
1901 Alvin Ricken Drive
Pocatello, ID 83201
1-208-233-9080
FAX: 1-208-234-7169
PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICTS
Director: Geri Rackow
1250 Hollipark Drive
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
1-208-522-0310
FAX: 1-208-525-7063

Food and Health

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) website

FDA Labeling and Nutrition

Nutrition Facts Label, Label Claims, Menu and Vending Machine Labeling, Gluten-Free Labeling

FDA Ingredients and Packaging

Food & Color Additives, GRAS, Food Allergens, Food Contact Substances, New Plant Varieties

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has a tool, the AskUSDA site providing information from across USDA all in one place. Just type key words or phrases into the search box. Your search will provide the top 10 results from across USDA. For the best search results, keep in mind that including "and" in the search box will exclude articles that don't include all searched words. Including "or" in the search box will include articles with any of the searched words.

If you have specific USDA questions that you cannot find answers to on the site, call (202) 720-2791 or email USDA at [email protected].

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

If you are looking for the national US Department of Health, that's the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and here is the mailing address and phone number:

The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Hubert H. Humphrey Building
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20201
Toll Free Call Center: 1-877-696-6775
Note: Please be aware that mail sent to their Washington D.C. area offices takes an additional 3-4 days to process due to security precautions.



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