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Apiary Inspectors

2015 Inspection Report


REGISTRATIONS:
Registration Certificates Issued - 4,838
Apiaries Registered - 6,571
Estimated Colonies - 36,235


INSPECTIONS:
County Apiary Inspectors - 52
   Apiaries Inspected - 4,579
   Colonies Inspected - 19,607
   Colonies with American Foulbrood - 20
   Colonies with European Foulbrood - 40
   Colonies with Chalkbrood - 41
   Colonies with Nosema symptoms - 118
   Colonies with Varroa Mite - 7,739
   Colonies with Small Hive Beetle - 1,451

Lorain County Inspector

Jon Reichel
39392 Short Road
Grafton, Ohio 44044
717-979-1456

jreichoh@gmail.com


State inspector

Barbara Bloetscher
Ohio Department of Agriculture
Division of Plant Health - Apiary
8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068-3399
(614) 728-6373


apiary@agri.ohio.gov


Ohio Department of Agriculture

Plant Health Division
Apiary Program

www.agri.ohio.gov/divs/plant/apiary/apiary.aspx


United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service


Bee Research Laboratory