Honey Bee Health Coalition, Partners Secure $475,000 Grant To Test Treatments For Varroa Mite - Agriculture.com

"Public Enemy No. 1 for honey bees has another target on its back. The Honey Bee Health Coalition announced today that it has collaborated with an international team of 12 scientists to secure more than $475,000 in grant funds from the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research to facilitate the testing of chemical compounds that could help beekeepers more effectively treat varroa mite (varroa destructor) infestations. ...."

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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 new and old can gain experience in handling bees.

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