Plant Health

Honey Bees and Beekeeping

Utah State University Extension along with the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food have several resources related to pollinators and beekeeping throughout Utah.

USU Extension Beekeeping   UDAF Apiary Inspection

Becoming a Beekeeper:  Licensing, Utah Laws, and Best Practices

All beekeepers are required to register with the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food, and follow all laws and regulations.  Registration funds help to retain UDAF county bee inspectors who work to insure that we have healthy hives in Utah.

Diseases, Pesticides, and Bee Health

Helpful information regarding recognizing problems within the hive.

Honey Bees
Honey Bees

Additional Resources


If you are unable to solve your beekeeping problem, contact your local beekeepers association or UDAF county bee inspector.


Moab Native Bee Habitat


Fall Hive Inspection

How to Capture a Bee Swarm


Queen Release Inspection

Summer Hive Inspection