Federal law regards honey bees as food producing animals. Therefore, rules regarding veterinary prescriptions for food producing animals apply. See the resources in this section to better understand bee medicine and the regulatory requirements that apply to it.
- What’s the Buzz About Bees and Antibiotics – CVMA Article
- Honey Bees – FARAD
- Federal and State Bee Laws and Regulations – USDA
- Information on the Use of Medically Important Antimicrobials in Bees – FDA
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