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 »

Honey Bee Health Coalition Unveils Videos to Help Beekeepers Combat Devastating Parasites

PRESS RELEASE  [Keystone Policy Center, Nov. 28, 2016] Honey Bee Health Coalition Unveils Videos to Help Beekeepers Combat Devastating Parasites Videos Complement Coalition’s Tools for Varroa Management Guide, Provides Step-By-Step Demonstrations of Utilizing an Integrated Pest Management Strategy of Monitoring and Treatment. KEYSTONE, CO, Nov. 28, 2016 — The Honey Bee Health Coalition released a… Read more »

Coalition Empowering Growers and Beekeepers to Support Honey Bee Health

With the fall harvest nearly at an end, it’s a fitting time to consider the essential role honey bees play in our food production. From pumpkins to honey and almonds to apples, honey bees make one in three bites of our food possible. The Honey Bee Health Coalition is making important progress supporting honey bee… Read more »

Coalition Supports Honey Bee Health During Pollinator Week

Pollinator Week 2016 offers the Honey Bee Health Coalition an opportunity to look back on two years of outstanding work to support healthy bees, healthy people, and a healthy planet. Two years out from the Coalition’s founding, its work and mission are as relevant as they were at its first meeting. The Coalition has grown… Read more »