Beekeepers Asked to Report Honey Data as of Oct. 1 to KDA

By: Tammy Horn Potter

In accordance with state law, the Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) is collecting information on honey crops in the Commonwealth. Participation is voluntary. To participate, please file a report including the beekeeper’s name, county, pounds of honey produced by Oct.1, 2017, and total colonies as of Oct. 1. General definitions: Hobbyist, 1-29 hives; Sideliner, 30-99 hives; Commercial, over 100 hives.

Please email, fax, or mail this information to:
Tammy Potter, State Apiarist
Kentucky Department of Agriculture
109 Corporate Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 229-2950 (work cell)
(502) 564-7852 (fax)

Deadline for submitting data is Oct. 1.