Some states require inspection for imported fire ant when moving honey bee colonies in or out of their state. What can I do to prevent moving imported fire ants when moving colonies?

Bee Health August 30, 2012 Print Friendly and PDF

In 2006, USDA APHIS published the following brochure: Beekeepers 2006: Don’t Transport Imported Fire Ants available from the APHIS website, Imported Fire Ants.

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