August 2019

  • ABK News

    • Varroa mites detected on an Asian honeybee nest that was recently found and destroyed in Townsville

    • Bee Ambassador Program

    • Wellbees a win-win for Aussie jobs, beekeepers and people with disabilities

  • Readers Letters

    • Becoming a beekeeper

    • New beekeeping Club in Bundaberg looking for speakers

  • Upcoming Field Days/Conferences

    • Central Victorian Apiarists Association (CVAA) Annual Conference

    • 40th Annual Tocal Beekeepers’ Field Day

  • In the Apiary – More than Honey in the Pot: Trials and Tribulations of Starting Up

  • The Bees of Notre Dame

  • Amateur Beekeepers Buzzing Over new Venom Harvesting Revenue

  • Does Nosema Cause Dysentery?

  • Propolis Power-Up: How Beekeepers Can Encourage Resin Deposits for Better Hive Health

  • Art thou a skeppist? Part I The Origins and Practice of Skep Beekeeping

  • The Pesticide Situation – Part 5

  • A Closer Look: Immunity: Diff erent Sexes and Life Stages Alter their Immune System Management Based on the Combined Factors of Disease Risk and Life History

  • Recent Research – Here and Overseas

    • Are Honey Bee Diseases a Threat to Australia’s Native Pollinators?

    • Probiotics Study shows Promise in Detecting and Treating Disease in Honeybees

    • Disrupting One Gene could be First Step Toward Treating Honey Bee Parasite Nosema ceranae

  • Beekeepers’ Associations

    • Part 2