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When you                                              ,     in compliance with the                                                    UDAF will alert you if:


- There are outbreaks of American foulbrood.

- The department is conducting pesticide applications in your area. 

- State trapping efforts detect movements of Africanized honey bee.


Registration fees are used to provide sanitation supplies to bee inspectors, dispose of abandoned beekeeping equipment and assist in the treatment or destruction of colonies infected with American foulbrood.  Fees also provide funds for statewide honey bee health surveys and Africanized honey bee trapping.