Bee Scientifics

Tasmanian Beekeeper’s Conference Coming Up!

Tasmanian Beekeepers Annual Conference will be held at Tall Timbers Hotel, Smithton on the 29/30th May, 2015 Guest speakers include – Dr Peter Brooks and Daniel Melconceilli, University of Sunshine Coast – A few pointers on producing active Tasmanian Manuka Honey and Authenticating the floral sources of Tasmanian Honey through chemical profilint, and their anit-flammatory … Read moreTasmanian Beekeeper’s Conference Coming Up!

Bee Self Defence- Hygienic Behaviour

Bee Self Defence- Hygienic Behaviour Part 1 Originally printed in the October 2014 issue of the Australian Bee Journal Humans and Bees Humans have had a relationship with honey bees (Apis mellifera) for a long time. From the earliest honey hunters to beekeepers managing apiaries, we have used their honey and propolis as food and … Read moreBee Self Defence- Hygienic Behaviour