In the last weeks, the BPRACTICES team started evaluating the innovative honey traceability system based on QRCode/RFID technology and the web application developed by the research team as one of the project outcomes.
By means of focus groups, the research team collected consumers' insights... Read more »
Are you a beekeeper?
Please help us to improve bee health by answering a few questions. Your opinion is important to us.
The BPRACTICES team invites you to participate in a series of surveys to assess beekeeper’s knowledge on:
main honey bee diseases and... Read more »
In the next weeks, the BPRACTICES team will launch a survey targeting honey buyers. The activity is part of the WP7 "New traceability system" and will be run in Italy by the Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie. A sample of consumers responsible... Read more »
After one year and a half from the start (February 2017), the BPRACTICES project has now come at its intermediate stage. The first year goals have been widely and successfully achieved, and the team is working hard to sustain this positive trend... Read more »
Do you want to learn more about the BPRACTICES project? BPRACTICES leaflet is now available in 8 languages.
Go to the Dissemination section to download them.
In the framework of the celebration of the first World Bee day, that took place on May 20 2018 in Slovenia, the BPRACTICES team contributed to the drafting of the booklet "Apimondia. Working for the benefit of bees and apiculture".
With this flagship... Read more »
BPRACTICES team will take part in the International Apimondia Symposium “New approaches to honey bee health” that will be held in Rome, on 13-15 February 2019.
The Symposium will be a three-day event with experts gathering from all over the world.
Specific sessions will... Read more »
Slovenian Academic Beekeeping Society (SAČD) and Agricultural institute of Slovenia, in collaboration with Veterinary faculty University of Zagreb, Croatia, organize the 3rd Scientific Symposium on bees and beekeeping, subtitled ''Poklukar's days'' in memorial of Janez Poklukar, former president of SAČD.
Thanks to the Agricultural... Read more »
During the 8th EurBee Congress of Apidology (Ghent, Belgium | 18-20 September, 2018), BPRACTICES team had the opportunity to present and share the latest project results and activities with researchers from all over the world.
Particular attention was given to:
the monitoring of... Read more »
BPRACTICES team contributed to the release of the publication “Main bee diseases: good beekeeping practices”, produced by FAO’s Knowledge Platform TECA (Technologies and Practices for Small Agricultural Producers) as a thematic catalogue for smallholder farmers to promote innovation.
This new catalogue offers a... Read more »