There are at least four species of Tropilaelaps mites, all native to Asia. Two species are able to parasitize the worker and drone brood of … Read More
brood disease, mites, pests, Tropilaelaps, varroa
Biosecurity, Pests and diseases
For a colony to show hygienic behaviour, there are three things the workers must do.
The first is detection: a worker bee must sense that … Read More
American foulbrood, brood disease, chalkbrood, European foulbrood, hive management, hygienic behaviour, varroa
Breeding, Managing your hives, Pests and diseases