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BEGINNERS’ MAIN COURSE – Pests & Diseases Revision

July 30, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Checking for brood disease.

Notifiable diseases & the National Bee Unit.

Learning how to recognise healthy brood comb and normal behaviour of the bees.

Checking for other pests & diseases: wax moth, chalk brood, sac brood, acarine, nosema, etc.

Importance of brood comb renewal.

Adult bee diseases and pests.   Link between varroa & virus’.

Assessing natural mite drop counts and the need for varroa and nosema controls.

Tutors; KO, MW, AS,


July 30, 2016
3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Keith Obbard


Cherry Gardens Farm
Cherry Gardens Farm
Groombridge, Kent TN3 9NY United Kingdom
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