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This Compliance Agreement is included by reference and can be found online at 88www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-0915390. This document is designed as a reference for bee management in Florida, with a focus on implanting hives in sensitive locations. These recommendations should be a recipe for harmonious cooperation between beekeepers, neighbours and landowners. In accordance with the State of Florida Hive Inspection Act with respect to hive identification, the beekeeper should affix a sign to the hive clearly indicating his name and phone number. Bee farming requires responsible management so that bees do not become a nuisance. In addition, the presence of African bees in Florida puts greater pressure on beekeepers to properly receive their people (for information on Africanized bees, see: edis.ifas.ufl.edu/mg113, edis.ifas.ufl.edu/in790 and edis.ifas.ufl.edu/in738). People who hold bees (any number of colonies) in Florida are legally required to register with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry (FDACS-DPI – www.freshfromflorida.com/Divisions-Offices/Plant-Industry/Bureaus-and-Services/Bureau-of-Plant-and-Apiary-Inspection/Apiary-Inspection). Renewal forms are sent annually to previously registered beekeepers to be returned to the FDACS Division of the Plant Industry (DPI) along with the corresponding annual fee indicated in the fee schedule. Beekeepers who change their address are requested to inform the service. For more information on registering bee colonies in Florida, see: www.freshfromflorida.com/Divisions-Offices/Plant-Industry/Business-Services/Registrations-and-Certifications/Beekeeper-Registration. Beekeepers should take all feasibone precautions to limit unnecessary interactions between the public and bees.. . .