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  • Thursday, November 26, 2020 11:35 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Australian bees are known for pollinating plants on beautiful sunny days, but a new study has identified two species that have adapted their vision for night-time conditions for the first time.

    Read About Them Here

  • Friday, November 20, 2020 10:08 | Anonymous member (Administrator)


    Global map of bees created in conservation first

    Read more from The BBC Here

  • Sunday, November 15, 2020 16:50 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Washington is unlikely to have seen its last Asian giant hornets, the state's agricultural department has said, after scientists found 200 queens in one nest.

    Read More Here

  • Monday, October 26, 2020 17:05 | Anonymous member (Administrator)


    The nest, in the state of Washington, was found by putting tracker devices on the hornets and it was sucked out of a tree using a vacuum hose.

    Read more on the BBC News Website

  • Sunday, September 27, 2020 14:00 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    A "nationally scarce" species of bee has been found in Newport for the first time, conservationists say. 

    Buglife Cymru said it discovered a "strong population" of small scabious mining bees at St Julian's Park local nature reserve last week.


    Read the Full Story on The BBC website Here

  • Thursday, September 03, 2020 22:01 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    From The BBC

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    Australian scientists say the venom from honeybees has been found to destroy aggressive breast cancer cells in a lab setting.

  • Tuesday, August 25, 2020 09:59 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The weekend of 22 & 23 August saw the Bee Academy in full use when eleven NBA members attended the two day 'Healthy Bees' course - Intermediate Handling Skills. The weekend was spent between the Bee Academy and the Apiary where course participants were able undertake practical activities with live bees.

    The course tutors were Ann Chilcott, Scottish Expert Beemaster and Tony Harris, Scottish Expert Beemaster, NDB.

     

    11 members took up all available space in the Bee Academy

     NBA member course participants with tutors Ann Chilcott (front, pink jacket) and Tony Harris (rear, orange shirt)

  • Tuesday, August 25, 2020 09:51 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Find out more Here 

    From The BBC

  • Tuesday, August 25, 2020 09:45 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

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  • Sunday, August 09, 2020 12:06 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    I saw this on the BBC News App and thought you should see it:


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    People enhancing their gardens during lockdown may not realise some plants have insecticides.

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