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This Study Group will be led by Lesley Jacques and will meet via Zoom starting at 7.30 p.m. on the following Wednesdays. November 8th & 22nd, December 6th & 20th, January 10th & 24th, February 7th & 21st, March 6th.

This course will cover –

 The various diseases of honeybee brood and adults, their signs and diagnosis

 Treatments available, their methods of use and efficacy

 Methods of treatment and control of Varroa, including Integrated Pest  Management.

 Viruses affecting honeybees.

 Signs of poisoning in honeybees and action to be taken.

 The steps that can and should be taken by a beekeeper to prevent disease  and its spread

 Knowledge of legally notifiable diseases and pests

 Legislation regarding the importation of honeybees

 The biology of the honeybee with relation to disease

 Damage caused to colonies and equipment by mice, woodpeckers and other  pests, including wax moth, and how to prevent this.

For further details, contact Lesley Jacques at or telephone 07788 744086.

Study Group Module 3 - Honey Bee Diseases

Study Group Module 3

Honey Bee Diseases