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  1. Scientific Studies / CCD / Neonics
    I was fortunate enough to be at the University of Florida Honey Bee Research and Extension Lab when they made this discovery. Dipterous larval endoparasitoids of the African honey bee subspecies Apis mellifera capensis Esch. and Apis mellifera scutellata Lep. (Hymenoptera, Apidae) J.M. Cicero &...
  2. Scientific Studies / CCD / Neonics
    The buzz about bees and poverty alleviation: Identifying drivers and barriers of beekeeping in sub-Saharan Africa The potential of beekeeping to mitigate the exposure of rural sub-Sahara African farmers to economic stochasticity has been widely promoted by an array of development agencies...
  3. Welcome Forum
    Hi folks. I'm Acho aka Profeazy. I'm out seeking as much as I can get to know about beekeeping. I'm in Nigeria and getting all the help I need to start my hive isn't coming easy. I hope to change all that when I set up. Ok, I am open to any sort of advice you old hands have. For a start, I have...
  4. Scientific Studies / CCD / Neonics
    Evaluation of the Distribution and Impacts of Parasites, Pathogens, and Pesticides on Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Populations in East Africa In East Africa, honey bees (Apis mellifera) provide critical pollination services and income for small-holder farmers and rural families. While honey bee...
  5. Welcome Forum
    Greetings BeeSource Community! I'm a Texan working in South Sudan, the world's newest country, helping communities there set up sustainable businesses. We're starting with beekeeping and honey products, and we plan to build up the country's local honey industry while finding ways to sell their...
  6. Bee Forum
    I have been working on an apiary with about 50 Langstroth hives. It has been neglected for about 4 years and so wax moth has caused alot of damage. The combs have grown old and brown and the bees are highly aggressive. I can only spend 20min max as the bees rain down like hard rain before...
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