Vita researches, develops, manufactures and markets a range of honeybee health treatments and products worldwide. Vita has distributors in over 60 countries and a product range that includes Apistan and Apiguard for Varroa control; enhanced liquid feed Vita Feed Gold; AFB and EFB Diagnostic Kits; ApiShield wasp and hornet protection; Beetle Blaster SHB trap; Swarm Attractant and B401. With a rigorous and ethical approach to research and development into honeybee health, Vita has no commercial interests in crop pesticides or crop breeding that may be harmful to honeybees.
My Beekeeping Year is a fun, A4-sized seasonal chart for beekeepers to note down memorable events during their beekeeping year. You can download it for free from the Vita Gallery.
Beekeeping associations across the world are invited to compete for a new Vita award for honeybee health initiatives. The Awards highlight the work of beekeeping groups to combat health threats to honeybees.
Last Saturday saw the annual Meon Valley Beekeeping Auction in Hampshire, England. Two hundred lots were up for auction, some mainstream some quirky, and many bargains.