July 2011

Vol.113, No1

A stunning photo taken of New Zealand beehives, taken by an Australian beekeeper holidaying in NZ Photo courtesy Joel Mackey

A stunning photo taken of New Zealand beehives, taken by an Australian beekeeper holidaying in NZ
Photo courtesy Joel Mackey

  • On Asian bees and Pesticides
  • Editorial Notes….
    • Copy Deadlines
    • www.theabk.com.au
    • APVMA
    • The Hidden Cost of Almonds
    • Bees navigating home (in the ACT, at least)
    • Chinese Scams Not Confined to the US – Now Royal Jelly Scam in NZ
    • Stevia - You need honey bees to grow this alternative sweetener…don’t you love the irony!
    • 2011 CONFERENCE DATES
  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    • Work Wanted – from Russia
    • Work Wanted – from Croatia
    • Organic Beeswax Wanted
  • IN THE APIARY
    • Biological Control of Small Hive Beetle
    • Beekeeping In ‘The Good Old Days’ from Hive to Truck
  • Asian bee Campaign Update – 23rd May 2011
    • Commonwealth Government Allocates $2million to Support Containment
  • Queensland Beekeepers’ Association
    • Wide Bay Branch Field Day
  • Should Some Pesticides Be Banned To Protect Bees?
    • A USDA Scientist Dances Around The Question
  • Climate Champion, Pele Cannon, Addresses South Australian Audience
  • Breeding Honeybees Resistant To Varroa Mites
  • Apimondia 2011 Contests
  • RIRDC Honeybee and Pollination R&D Programs
    • Annual Report to State Associations and AHBIC 2011
  • Imidacloprid and Honeybees
  • Neonicotinoids in Australia
  • RECENT RESEARCH – Here and Overseas
    • Australia- A Quantitative Model Of Honey Bee Colony Population Dynamics
  • BEGINNING IN BEES
    • Part 305 Containing
    • Part 305(a) Containing - Tanks
    • Part 305(b) Containing – 60lb Tins
    • Part 305(c) Containing – 44-gal Drums
    • Part 305(d) Containing – Big Bulk Containers
    • Part 305(e) Containing - IBCs
  • BEEKEEPERS’ASSOCIATIONS