The Asian hornet Vespa velutina is spreading across Europe. But just how dangerous is it for domestic honey bees?
It's Varroa, not Neonics - says US Regulatory Center
Summarizing the findings of several national regulatory authorities, the US Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE) says that Varroa mites are, by far, the great threat to bees around the world.
Do not disturb. We are overwintering!
Once the honey bees have sealed their hive against the cold, they are best left alone. But before they go into splendid isolation, beekeepers can help them winterize. Peter Trodtfeld, Bee Health Expert at the Bayer Bee Care Center, has the details.