Posts Categorized: Forage & Nutrition

Help Support Honey Bee Nutrition

The Honey Bee Health Coalition recently launched the 2017 Bee Nutrition Challenge: An Innovation Award to find new, innovative ideas to support honey bee nutrition. The competition will harness the best ideas to improve our understanding of honey bee nutrition and ensure these industrious pollinators can continue to support modern agriculture and food production. Click… Read more »

Working Together to Support Honey Bee Health

Honey bees have been hard at work this summer pollinating crops and supporting healthy ecosystems. This essential work is why bees are at the center of our food production and way of life in North America. The Honey Bee Health Coalition has been working equally hard to find new, innovative ways to support pollinator health… Read more »

Introducing the 2017 Bee Nutrition Challenge: An Innovation Award

Honey bees are essential to modern food production, but a variety of challenges are making it increasingly hard for bees to find the food sources they need to thrive. That is why the Honey Bee Health Coalition is excited to announce the launch of the 2017 Bee Nutrition Challenge: An Innovation Award. The Coalition is… Read more »

Coalition Supports Honey Bee Health During Pollinator Week

Supporting honey bee health has never been as important as it is today. The annual Bee Informed Partnership survey has shown that in 2016, surveyed beekeeper lost a third of their bees. With agriculture dependent on honey bees and other native pollinators, the Honey Bee Health Coalition is proud to be developing collaborative, multi-factor solutions… Read more »

Coalition Highlights Nutrition Report in American Bee Journal

In case you missed it, the Honey Bee Health Coalition highlighted its new nutrition report in the American Bee Journal‘s May 23 ABJ Extra: Enhancing Honey Bee Nutrition Through Collaboration, Communication By Julie Shapiro Grabbing a meal on the go isn’t easy — and that’s true whether you’re a human or a bee. Like us,… Read more »

Honey Bee Health Coalition Members Issue Farm Bill Principles

Honey Bee Health Coalition members brought their vision for collaboration and cross pollination to Capitol Hill this week in a letter to policymakers working on the next Farm Bill. Two dozen members of the Coalition wrote to policymakers on the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture and the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, & Forestry… Read more »