February 2017

Shifting bees in Perth, WA under full moon in early December, moving from Banksia in Perth to Jarrah in the Mundaring hills

Photo by Joel Trigg courtesy Tiffane Bates

  • Season Continues at Below Average
  • Editorial Notes….
  • Copy Deadlines
  • Postage Increases and Late Subscription Renewals
  • New honey bee pest in the USA
  • Vita International Photo Competition Winners Announced
  • Beekeepers and farmers encouraged to use technology to communicate this season
  • 2017 State/National Conferences
  • Letters to the Editor
  • The Australian Leptospermum Honey Project
  • In The Apiary
  • A Frame of Drawn Comb - (The Theory And The Practice)
  • Beeswax: Don’t Ruin Your Product
  • Advantages of Using Open-Mesh Floors (OMFs)
  • Do I Know ....?
  • Beekeepers Swarm in Tamworth
  • The Younger Beekeeper
  • JBee Equipment 24 FRAME 3 BANK SEMI HORIZONTAL EXTRACTOR
  • Understanding Colony Buildup and Decline Part 13
  • The Physics of the Winter Cluster
  • Worker Policing
  • POLLEN POWER: PROTEINS, IN A NUTSHELL
  • RECENT RESEARCH – Here and Overseas
  • Flowers Mimic Dying Bees to Attract Flies
  • Honey Bee Viruses in Wild Bees: Viral Prevalence, Loads, and Experimental Inoculation
  • New Bacterium Identified That may Kill Honey bees
  • BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATIONS