Category: Bee Health

Innovation: Effective Biological Varroa mite Treatment

Researches of University of Hohenheim (Germany) manage to create first effective biological protection against Varroa mites. Healthy honey bees without varroa mites is literally said a dream of every beekeeper. It appears, from the initial findings that...

Plant protection products

Apel for users of PPP

Beekeeping in the modern world has economic importance. Bee products such as honey, pollen, wax, propolis, royal jelly and bee venom are important as a raw material for the production of certain food and...

Honeycomb

Disinfecting Honey Comb with Ozone

Sometimes even honey bees need help with “housekeeping,” especially when it comes to cleaning their honeycombs once the honey’s been removed. U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) research has shown that fumigating honeycombs with ozone gas can...

ApiShield: Asian hornet trap launched in Europe

Beekeepers now have a weapon to counter the Asian hornet, a new invasive honeybee pest that is threatening honey bee colonies across Europe. Last year we reported first attempt from this Honey bee pest...