Apiary Program Page

Why Does Honey Bee Health Matter? The Science Surrounding Honey Bee Health Concerns and What We Can Do About It.


The Colorado Department of Agriculture supports the health and well-being of all pollinators

Priority is placed on two areas, based on legislative mandates:


  • Pesticide application in a manner safe to the public and the environment as mandated by the Pesticide Applicators' Act.

  • Honeybee health as mandated by the Bee and Bee Products Act.


Honey bee on a purple flower