Blog – bees, beekeeping & other sticky subjects
Vespa velutina (yellow-legged hornet) has been seen for the first time in the USA
A visit to Taiwan by Sebastian of Vita Bee Health – short video slide show. Spot the differences.
Do honeybees learn to dance? This video uncovers some secret learning.
It’s May, so drones are out and about, patrolling at DCAs.
What’s in a name? Honey Field and Wax Hanger date back at least 200 years. Could they have been named by the father of English beekeeping?
Thirty EFB strains and some show geographical clustering
Despite their relatively poor protein contribution to a bees’ diet, could sunflowers be helping bees fight varroa?
Various hornets have been invading different parts of the world. Here are a few of teh ones of concern.
An encounter with a debating swarm
Losses of 50% have been reported by some beekeepers in the key beekeeping province of Alberta and up to 90% in Manitoba. What’s the cause?