- Beekeepers are required to register with the County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office where bees are located or relocated to. Registrations assist in alerting beekeepers when a planned pesticide application toxic to bees occurs within a mile of the colony locations, allowing measures to be taken to prevent apiary loss incidents.
- In addition to registering with the county(ies) where beehives are located or relocated to, beekeepers are required to identify their hives, or those they are responsible for, according to Food and Agriculture Code 29046(a). Identification must include:
Additional services and assistance provided include: