Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale del Lazio e della Toscana "M.Aleandri"

Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale del Lazio e della Toscana M. Aleandri

B-THENET Thematic Network “Best Practices and Innovations for a Sustainable Beekeeping”

WWW.BTHENET.EU   The B-THENET Thematic Network implements a multi actor (MA) approach to modernize the EU beekeeping sector, sharing knowledge that is ready to be put into practice, while fostering innovation and digitalization. Beekeepers will be advanced toward more economically viable and sustainable beekeeping through the knowledge sharing and training of useful and applicable best practices. Our MA approach engages the entire apiculture sector (beekeepers, advisors, researchers, policymakers, industry, consumers, etc.) to collect, categorize... Read more »

Survey among beekeepers to monitor the level of knowledge and awareness on Good Beekeeping Practices, Antimicrobial Use and Antimicrobial Resistance

Sustainable beekeeping is essential to safeguard the livelihood of beekeepers and to produce high quality and safe bee products, which are closely linked to food safety and security. However, in the last decade, the number of beehives has increased by an estimated 13 million worldwide, which could contribute to an increased prevalence of certain bee diseases and may increase the use of veterinary medicines in beekeeping. It is therefore crucial... Read more »

International Symposium on biosecurity measures in beekeeping – Webinar 10 June 2022, IZS Lazio e Toscana – 14.00 – 19.00 (CET)

  Bee health encompasses a wide range of activities that beekeepers should be aware of and apply while breeding their bees. Those activities are defined as Good beekeeping practices (GBPs) intending "those integrative activities that beekeepers apply to beekeeping production to achieve optimal health for people, honeybees and the environment" and Biosecurity measures in Beekeeping (BMBs) that are "all those operational activities implemented by the beekeeper to reduce the risk of... Read more »

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