April 2016

Hives stolen in Victoriaville, Quebec

Quebec beekeeper Jean-Marc Labonte noticed on Wednesday that 180 hives were stolen from a field near Victoriaville, Que., about 150 kilometres no

Position available: Professor of Beekeeping, Niagara College

Applications are invited for a full-time Professor, Agribusiness - Commercial Beekeeping, at the Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus of Niagara College.

Ortho phasing out chemicals (neonics) that may be killing bees - CBS

Small hive beetle protocols for Ontario and Quebec now available

Cheap imports hurting Canadian honey production: Bee Culture

Right now there are 7000 beekeepers, mostly family farms in Canada who tend to 600,000 hives of hone

Nova Scotia blueberry industry needs Ontario bees, says minister.

Nova Scotia's minister of agriculture says new measures to import bees from Ontario are a necessary compromise t

Beekeepers Association skeptical about effectiveness of new app in Ontario.


OBA cautions beekeepers about CropLife's Bee App

What if it's a risk to birds, aquatic organisms and the health of the environment? GuelphToday

New research from the University of Guelph has renewed debate about the safety of a popular agricultural insecticide and it