Ag Exemptions for Property Taxes
If your property is in Texas and between 5 and 20 acres, you could be eligible to qualify for an Ag exemption on your property taxes for having honeybees. For a fee, we will place hives on your property, maintain and manage the colonies, and enable you to apply for the Ag exemption.
Please note that in most counties you will need to have a minimum of 6 beehives on your property and you also need to have agricultural activities occurring on your land for 5 years before you can qualify for the exemption. Keep in mind that each county is different on hive requirements and years needed before applying for an Ag Exemptions.
Ten Box Bees place beehives on your property
Professional management and maintenance of beehives on your property
Pollination for your garden and surrounding environment
Qualifying requirements include:
The property must be suitable to honey bees and beekeeping
Ten Box Bees will need unrestricted access to the bees
A vehicle must be able to access the area where the hives are located and park no further than 20 yards from the hives location.
Ten Box Bees retains the rights of ownership to the bees, the equipment, and the products of the hives.