Scientists identify honey bee gene that could lead to disease-resistant colonies - SlashGear

"...A group of biologists from York University have identified the genes responsible for hygienic behavior in honeybees, which in turn could be used to enhance disease-resistant traits...."

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The Association's apiary in North Shropshire


The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire. We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members old and new can gain experience in handling bees.

Our Vision

visionWe encourage and develop
the art and science of bee keeping

visionWe strive to educate
Through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support 

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