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an educational nonprofit program to teach beekeepers honey bee disease recognition & to promote honey bee health

Winter 2015 Newsletter NY Bee Wellness

Updates, http://eepurl.com/bc2CKj


SPRING 2015 Survey NY Bee Wellness

The NY Bee Wellness 2015 Spring Survey closed May 12, but preliminary results show a winter mortality of 28% for honeybee loss (D/T cold, starvation). Over 300 non-migratory beekeepers responded with ~3500 beehives. Breakdown by region, treatment, etc will be in a few weeks.


Yes You Have Mites!

Mites are the primary threat to honey bee health. Be sure to assess your bee's varroa mite level. It is quick and easy to do.