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Apiary Inspectors

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


2020 State of Ohio Apiary Registration Form


United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service


Bee Research Laboratory

Registered Apiary Inspection Reports 2019


Lorain County Results:
Apiaries Registered – 242
Apiaries Inspected – 32
Colonies Inspected – 303
American Foul brood – 0
European Foul Brood – 0
Chalk brood – 4
Nosema – 2
Varroa mites – 199
Small Hive Beetle – 54


State of Ohio Results:

Apiaries Registered – 9,038
Apiaries Inspected – 4,774
Colonies Inspected – 24,450
American Foul Brood – 34
European Foul Brood – 104
Chalk Brood – 15
Nosema – 59
Varroa mites – 12,659
Small Hive Beetle – 5,250