Posts Categorized: Coalition News

Coalition Abuzz in Early 2017

With spring well underway, honey bees and pollinators are abuzz with work supporting healthy, vibrant ecosystems. Across North America, honey bees are hard at work helping produce the foods and other products we rely upon every day. The Honey Bee Health Coalition also has been hard at work this spring, working to launch new resources… Read more »

Free Varroa Resources & Bee Club Presentation

Varroa mite infestation represents one of the greatest threats to honey bee health. When honey bee colonies are untreated or treated ineffectively, colonies can fail and mites will spread to other nearby colonies — including your neighbors’ hives. Every honey bee colony in the continental United States and Canada either has Varroa mites today or… Read more »

Collaboration and Cross-Pollination

The Honey Bee Health Coalition has been hard at work through the first two months of 2017. From a strong showing at the North American Beekeeping Conference in Galveston, Texas, to the upcoming National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic Pollinator Symposium in Minneapolis and Commodity Classic in San Antonio, the Coalition has been connecting with… Read more »

Leading the Discussion on Honey Bee Health

The Honey Bee Health Coalition is made up of more than 40 organizations, businesses, and nonprofits and includes many leading experts on pollinator health issues. That’s why it is no surprise that Coalition members will be delivering key presentations throughout the 2017 North American Beekeeping Conference in Galveston, Texas. In addition to these speaking roles… Read more »

Coalition Leads National Efforts to Support Bee Health

Heading into 2016, the Honey Bee Health Coalition continues to be one of the foremost public-private partnerships for promoting honey bee health. Here are just a few highlights of recent and upcoming efforts the Coalition is leading to support honey bee health. ­Honey Bee Health Coalition-NAPPC Event in Washington Building upon the incredible momentum and… Read more »

Honey Bee Nutrition Literature Review

As part of the forage and nutrition focus area, the Coalition aims to advance pre-competitive solutions and research addressing honey bee nutrition by starting with a broader assessment of honey bee nutritional needs. The Coalition is seeking proposals from qualified candidates to conduct a rigorous and thorough review of the honey bee nutrition literature, resulting… Read more »