bees

New chemical could protect honeybee hives from parasites

Posted in Science on 27th Aug, 2022
by Alex Muller

The compound seems to be very effective protection from mites, and could soon become a key component of beekeepers' arsenals, allowing them to address the "colony colapse disorder".

BeeSage Startup Interview

Posted in Science on 31st Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

BeeSage is beehive monitoring system that maximises honey production by eliminating risks and enabling informed decisions.

Pesticides might be worse for bees than we thought

Posted in Science on 6th Aug, 2021
by Alex Muller

“Wild bees are really important, and those are the bees that are doing really badly,”

EU Likely to Ban Common Insecticides to Save Bees

Posted in Business, Featured, Popular Stories on 9th Mar, 2018
by Alex Muller

Bees all over Europe may soon be just a little safer, after new evidence reinforces the case against harmful neonicotinoids, the worlds most used pesticides.

Robotic bees could take the sting out of Colony Collapse Disorder

Posted in Science on 10th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

Native honeybees, one of the most prolific pollinators in the animal kingdom, are dying off at an unprecedented rate from Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD)