The Texas Apiary Inspection Services regulates honey bees in Texas much like how The Texas Parks and Wildlife regulates the hunting and fishing regulations of Texas. The spread foulbrood at the time led to the and the first Chief Foulbrood Inspector of Texas took office in College Station in 1920, by the name of C.S. Rude. The current chief inspector is Mary Reed her contact information can be found below, she also oversees The Texas Master Beekeeping Program. Please post information in this section about the Texas Apiary Inspection Services.