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To protect honeybees in order to maintain viable honeybee populations for the purpose of pollination in Arkansas.

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Arkansas Honey Producers


  1. By equitably administering laws and regulations in order to minimize and slow the spread and negative effects of diseases, harmful pests and unwanted species.
  2. By educating beekeepers in modern apicultural techniques and the citizens of Arkansas of the importance of honeybees.

Apiary Newsletter

Effective January 1, 2014:  All newsletters will be distributed electronically.  If you would like a newsletter in the future, please provide the Apiary staff with your email address.  The link below is for the current newsletter:

Current Newsletter

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Registration Process
The Arkansas Beekeeper Year
Apiary Laws and Regulations
Other Laws Affect Bees and Beekeepers

Contact Address Phone
VACANT, Manager
Dana Jones, Secretary
Arkansas State Plant Board
1 Natural Resource Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205