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Nosema Ceranae, Overlooked Honey Bee Enemy

As one of the possible causes of honey bee losses, the gut pathogen Nosema ceranae has proved controversial. It seems accountable for colony losses in Spain, yet elsewhere it seems not to cause obvious problems despite...

Winner of 2014 Vita Photo Competition

With entries coming from all over the world, the overall winner of the 2014 Vita photo Competition is Boštjan Tovornik of Slovenia for his picture of a line of honeybees feeding on the face...

Beehive lift with Kaptárlift

Kaptárlift is an electric tool for beehive lifting. Electric controller has max speed 6.5 km/h, which can be also accelerated and has switch that includes reverse mode. Kaptárlift takes 11 seconds to load the entire hive....

Allotments best for Bees

Allotments are providing the best habitat for bees while parks and roadsides need improving, warns a leading bee expert following the results of the first-ever Great British Bee Count published in October 2014 by Friends...