Goverment Inspections

State Apiarist Directory Inspection



ALABAMA

Dennis Barclift

State Apiarist

Dept. of Ag. & Industries

PO Box 3336

Montgomery, AL 36109-0336

Phone: (334) 240-7225

Fax: (334) 240-7168

Email: dennis.barclift@agri.alabama.gov


ALASKA

Doug Warner

Development Specialist

Alaska Dept. of Natural Resources

Division of Agriculture

1800 Glen Hwy #12

Palmer, AK 99645

Phone: (907) 745-7200

Fax: (907) 745-7112

Email: douglasw@dnr.state.ak.us


ARIZONA

Brett Cameron

Ass’t Director, Ag Consulting & Training

Arizona Dept. of Ag.

1688 W. Adams

Phoenix, AZ 85007

Phone: (602) 542-0984

Fax: (602) 364-0830

Email:bret.cambern@agric.state.az.us


ARKANSAS

Mark Stoll

Ed Levi

Arkansas State Plant Board

No. 1 Natural resources dr

Little Rock, AR 72205

Phone: (501) 225-1598

Fax: (501) 225-3590

Email: mark.stoll@aspb.ar.gov

Notes: Ed Levi’s

Email: elevi@mvtel.net; ed.levi@aspb.ar.gov


COLORADO

Mitchell Yergert

Chief Plant & Insect Section

Division of Plant Industry

Colorado Dept. of Agriculture

700 Kipling St, Suite 4000

Lakewood, CO 80215-5894

Phone: (303) 239-4142

Fax: (303) 239-4177

Email: mitchell.yergert@ag.state.co.us


CONNECTICUT

Mark H Creighton

Apiary Inspector

CT Ag. Experiment Station

123 Huntington St

New Haven, CT 06504

Phone: (203) 530-5743

Fax: (203) 974-8502

Email: Mark.Creighton@ct.gov


DELAWARE

Robert Mitchell

Delaware Dept. of Agriculture

Division of Production & Promotion

2320 S. DuPont Hwy.

Dover, DE 19001

Phone: (302) 739-4811

Fax: (302) 697-6287

Email: Robert.Mitchell@state.de.us


FLORIDA

G. W. (Jerry) Hayes, JR

Chief of Apiary Inspection

Division of Plant Industry

FL Dept. of Ag. & Consumer Services

1911 SW 34th Street

PO Box 147100

Gainesville, FL 32014-7100

Phone: (352) 372-3505

Fax: (352) 334-0715

Email: hayesg@doacs.state.fl.us

Notes: Phone number extension is 128


GEORGIA

Barry Smith

Manager, Plant Protection Programs

GA Dept. of Agriculture

PO box 114

Tifton, GA 31793

Phone: (229) 386-3464

Fax: (912) 386-7052

Email: bsmith@agr.state.ga.us


HAWAII

Mohsen M. Ramadan, Entomologist

Hawaii Dept. of Agriculture

Dvision of Plant Industry

1428 S. King Street

Honolulu, HI 96814

Phone: (808) 973-9526

Fax: (808) 973-9533

Email: moshen.m.ramadan@hawwaii.gov


IDAHO

Michael E Cooper, Chief

Plant Industries Division

Idaho Dept. of Agriculture

2270 Old Penitentiary Rd.

PO Box 790

Boise, ID 83701

Phone: (208) 332-8620

Fax: (208) 334-2283

Email: mcooper@idahoag.us


ILLINOIS

Steve Chard

Apiary Inspection Supervisor

Illinois Dept. of Agriculture

PO Box 19281

Springfield, IL 62794-9281

Phone: (217) 782-6297

Fax: (217) 557-0093

Email: steve.chard@illinois.gov


INDIANA

Kathleen M. Prough

Chief Apiary Inspector

IN Dept of Natural Resources

Div. of Ent. & Plant Pathology

402 W. Washington St

Room W290

Indinapolis, IN 46204

Phone: (317) 232-4120

Fax: (317) 232-2649

Email: kprough@dnr.in.gov


IOWA

Maury Wills

Project Coordinator

Iowa Dept. of Agriculture

502 E. 9th

Des Moines, IA 50319

Phone: (515) 281-5783

Email: maury.wills@idals.state.in.us


KANSAS

Tom Sanders

Bill Scott

Plant Protection Program Manager

KS Dept of Agriculture

Plant Protection Section

PO Box 19282

Topeka, KS 66619-0282

Phone: (785) 862-2180

Fax: (785) 862-2182

Email: tsanders@kda.state.ks.us

Notes: Bill Scott;s Email: bscott@kda.state.ks.us


KENTUCKY

Philip Craft

State Apiarist

Kentucky Dept. of Agriculture

100 Fair Oaks

Suite 252

Frankfort, KY 40601

Phone: (502) 564-3956

Fax: (502) 564-7852

Email: phil.craft@ky.gov


LOUSIANA

Allen Fabre

Adm. Coord.of Nursery & Apiary Prog.

LA Dept. of Ag. & Forestry

PO Box 1596

Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3596

Phone: (225) 342-8054

Fax: (225) 925-3760

Email: allen_f@ldaf.state.la.us

Notes: Alternate Phone Number: (252) 952-8102


MAINE

Tony Jadczak

State Apiarist

Maine Dept. of Agriculture

Division of Plant Industry

Station #28

Augusta, ME 04333

Phone: (207) 287-7562

Fax: (207) 287-7548

Email: anthony.m.jadczak@maine.gov


MARYLAND

Jerry E Fischer, Sr

State Apiary Inspector

MD Dept. of Agriculture

Plant Protection Section

50 Harry S. Truman Parkway

Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: (410) 841-5920

Fax: (410) 841-5835

Email: Fischeje@mda.state.md.us


MASSACHUSETTS

Alfred R. Carl, Jr.

Program Coordinator

Bureau of Farm Prod. & Plant Ind.

MA Dept. of Food & Agriculture

251 Causeway St.

Suite 500

Boston, MA 02114-2151

Phone: (617) 626-1802

Fax: (617) 626-1850

Email: al.carl@state.ma.us


MICHIGAN

Michael G. Hansen

State Apiarist

MI Dept. of Agriculture

Pesticide & Platn Pest Mgmt. Div.

4032 M-130

Building 116

St. Joseph, MI 49085

Phone: (269) 428-2575

Fax: (269) 429-1007

Email: hansenmg@michigan.gov


MINNESOTA

Daniel Pasche

Apiary Program Coordinator

MN Dept. of Agriculture

625 Robert St. N.

St. Paul, MN 55155

Phone: (320) 239-4725

Fax: (320) 239-4725

Email: daniel.pasche@state.mn.us


MISSISSIPPI

Harry Fulton

State Apiarist

MS Dept. of Agriculture

Bureau of Plant Industry

PO Box 5207

Mississippi State, MS 39762

Phone: (662) 325-7765

Fax: (662) 325-0397

Email: harry@mdac.state.ms.us


MISSOURI

Michael E Brown

State Entomologist

MO Dept. of Agriculture

Plant Industry Division

PO Box 630

Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573) 751-0005

Email: Michael.Brown@mda.mo.gov


MONTANA

Patricia Denke

State Entomologist

MT Dept. of Agriculture

303 N. Roberts

Helena, MT 59620

Phone: (406) 444-3730

Fax: (406) 444-7336

Email: pdenke@mt.gov


NEBRASKA

Buzz Vance

NE Dept. of Agriculture

PO Box 94756

Lincoln, NE 68509-4756

Phone: (402) 471-6853

Email: bvance@agr.ne.gov


NEVADA

Apiary Inspection

Agricultural Programs Coordinator

Nevada Division of Agriculture

350 Capitol Hill Ave

Reno, NV 89502

Phone: (702) 688-1180

Fax: (702) 688-1178


NEW HAMPSHIRE

Thomas Durkis

State Entomologist

NH Dept. of Agr. Markets & Food

6 Hazen Dr

Lab D

Concord, NH 03301

Phone: (603) 271-2561

Fax: (603) 271-3692

Email: tdurkis@agr.state.nh.us


NEW JERSEY

Tim Schuler

State Apiarist

NJ Dept. of Agriculture

Division of Plant Industry

PO box 330

Trenton, NJ 08625-0330

Phone: (609) 984-2263

Fax: (609) 292-4710

Email: Tim.Schuler@ag.state.nj.us

Notes: http://www.state.nj.us/agriculture/divisions/pi/prog/beeinspection.html


NEW MEXICO

Greg Watson

Assisitant Bureau Chief

NM Dept. of Agriculture

Bureau of Ent. & Nursery Industries

MSC-3BA

PO Box 30005

Las Cruces, NM 88003-8005

Phone: (505) 646-3207

Fax: (505) 646-5977

Email: gwatson@nmda.nmsu.edu


NEW YORK

Kevin King, Director

NY Dept. of Agr. & Markets

10B Airline Dr

Albany, NY 12235

Phone: (518) 457-2087

Fax: (518) 457-1204

Email: Kevin.King@agmkt.state.ny.us


NORTH CAROLINA

Donald I Hopkins

Apiary Inspection Supervisor

Plant Industry Division

NC Dept. of Agriculture

PO Box 27647

Raleigh, NC 27611

Phone: (919) 233-8214

Fax: (919) 233-8394

Email: don.hopkins@ncmail.net


NORTH DAKOTA

SAMANTHA BRUNNER

State Apiary Inspector

ND Dept. of Agriculture

600 E. Blvd.

Dept. 602

Bismarck, ND 58505-0020

Phone: 701-328-4765

Fax: (701) 328-2240

Email: sbrunner@nd.gov


OHIO

Barbara Bloetscher

Apiary Specialist

OH Dept. of Agriculture

Div of Plant Industry – Apiary

8995 E Main St

Reynoldsburg, OH 43068-3399

Phone: (614) 728-6373

Email: apiary@agri.ohio.gov


OKLAHOMA

Garry Phillips

Apiary Specialist

OK Dept. of Agriculture

PO Box 528804

Oklahoma City, OK 73152-8804

Phone: (405) 205-2669

Email: gphillips@oda.state.ok.us


OREGON

Jim Cramer

Commodity Inspection Division

OR Dept. of Agriculture

Agriculture Building

635 Capitol St NE

Salem, OR 97310-0110

Phone: (503) 986-4620

Fax: (503) 986-4737

Email: jcramer@oda.state.or.us


PENNSYLVANIA

Dennis vanEngelsdorp

State Apiarist

State Dept. of Agriculture

2301 N Cameron St

Harrisburg, PA 17110

Phone: (717) 772-5225

Fax: (717) 783-3275

Email: c-dvanengl@state.pa.us


RHODE ISLAND

James R Lawson

State Apiary Inspector

R1 Dept. of Enviornmental Mgmt

Division of Agri. & Resource Marketing

235 Promenade St

Room 370

Providence, RI 02908-5767

Phone: (401) 222-2781

Fax: (401) 222-6047

Email: james.lawson@dem.ri.gov


SOUTH CAROLINA

Stephen Bradley Cavin

State Apiarist

Clemson University

Department of Plant Industry

612 Chesnee Highway

Spartanburg, SC 29303

Phone: (864) 596-2993  Ext: 113

Email: scavin@clemson.edu


SOUTH DAKOTA

Robert Reiners

State Apiarist

SD Dept. of Agriculture

Foss Building

523 E. Capitol Ave

Pierre, SD 57501-3182

Phone: (605) 773-3796

Fax: (605) 773-3481

Email: bob.reiners@state.sd.us


TENNESSEE

Gray Haun

Apiary Program Administrator

TN Dept. of Agirculture

PO Box 40627

Melrose Station

Nashville, TN 37204

Phone: (615) 837-5338

Fax: (615) 837-5246

Email: Walker.Haun@state.tn.us


TEXAS

Paul Jackson

Chief Apiary Inspector

Apiary Inspection Service

Texas A & M University

College of Agriculture

College Station, TX 77843-2475

Phone: (979) 845-9714

Fax: (979) 845-0983

Email: Lsebesta@ag.tamu.edu


UTAH

Edward J. Bianco

State Entomologist

UT State Dept. of Agriculture

350 N. Redwood Rd

Box 146500

Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6500

Phone: (801) 537-7184

Fax: (801) 538-7189

Email: ebianco@utah.gov


VERMONT

Stephen G. Parise, Apiculturist

VT Dept. of Agriculture

Plant Industry Division

116 State St

Drawer 20

Montpelier, VT 05620-2901

Phone: (802) 828-2431

Fax: (802) 828-1410

Email: steve.parise@state.vt.us


VIRGINIA

Keith R. Tignor

State Apiarist

VA State Dept. of Agriculture

PO Box 1163

Richmond, VA 23218

Phone: (804) 786-3515

Fax: (804) 371-7793

Email: Ktignor@vdacs.virginia.gov


WASHINGTON

Cliff Weed

WA State Dept. of Agriculture

PO Box 42560

Olympia, WA 98589-2589

Phone: (509) 225-2607

Fax: (509) 454-7858


WEST VIRGINIA

Jean Smith

State Apiarist

WV Dept. of Agriculture

Marketing & Development

1900 Kanawha Blvd. E.

Charleston, WV 25305

Phone: (304) 558-2210

Fax: (304) 558-2270

Email: jsmith@ag.state.wv.us


WISCONSIN

Elizabeth Meils

State Apiarist

WI Dept. of Agriculture

2811 Agriculture Dr.

Madison, WI 53708-8911

Phone: (608) 224-4572

Fax: (608) 224-4656

Email: Elizabeth.Meils@datcp.state.wi.us


WYOMING

Henry R. Uhden

Consumer Protection Supervisor

WY Dept. of Agriculture

Division of Plant Industry

2219 Carey Ave

Cheyenne, WY 82002-0100

Phone: (307) 777-6574

Fax: (307) 777-6593

Email: huhden@missc.state.wy.us