Catégorie : Urban beekeeping / Apiculture urbaine

Survol de la saison apicole à Montréal (Québec, Canada) 0

Survol de la saison apicole à Montréal (Québec, Canada)

Par Agriculture Montréal Ce jeudi aura lieu le lancement officiel de Miel Montréal, un tout nouvel organisme dédié à la sensibilisation et au soutien au démarrage de projet apicole. Miel Montréal a pris son envol...

Changing Bee and Hoverfly Pollinator Assemblages along an Urban-Rural Gradient

Changing Bee and Hoverfly Pollinator Assemblages along an Urban-Rural Gradient

The potential for reduced pollination ecosystem service due to global declines of bees and other pollinators is cause for considerable concern. Habitat degradation, destruction and fragmentation due to agricultural intensification have historic…

Iridovirus and Microsporidian Linked to Honey Bee Colony Decline

Iridovirus and Microsporidian Linked to Honey Bee Colony Decline

In 2010 Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), again devastated honey bee colonies in the USA, indicating that the problem is neither diminishing nor has it been resolved. Many CCD investigations, using sensitive genome-based methods, have found small…

High Levels of Miticides and Agrochemicals in North American Apiaries: Implications for Honey Bee Health

High Levels of Miticides and Agrochemicals in North American Apiaries: Implications for Honey Bee Health

Recent declines in honey bees for crop pollination threaten fruit, nut, vegetable and seed production in the United States. A broad survey of pesticide residues was conducted on samples from migratory and other beekeepers across 23 states, one …

Journée de l’apiculture urbaine

Journée de l’apiculture urbaine

Le CRAPAUD, en partenariat avec Éco-stage Katimavik, est fier de vous inviter à la Journée sur l’apiculture urbaine qui aura lieu le 11 novembre prochain.
Cette journée de présentations et d’ateliers s’inscrit dans le cadre du Mois d…

The bee’s knees: DIY honey craze sweeps New York

The bee’s knees: DIY honey craze sweeps New York

This fall marks the first full year of legal honey harvesting in New York City — and oh how sweet it is.

In March of last year, the New York City Board of Health and Mental Hygiene took Apis mellifera, the common honeybee, off their list of i…

L’invasion du frelon asiatique, mangeur d’abeilles

L’invasion du frelon asiatique, mangeur d’abeilles