So you want to keep bees?

publication date: Dec 1, 2004
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Journal Name Bee World
Article Title So you want to keep bees?
Author(s) Mike Brown
Volume 85
Issue 4
Published Date 12/1/2004
Pages 65 to 66
Abstract Varroa has been the most serious bee pest import into Europe. It is however, not the last invasive species beekeepers have to be worried about. The law and informed common sense are the most potent protection we have. It would be so easy to have another catastrophe for European apiculture on our hands.
Keywords beekeeping, varroa, small hive beetle, honey bees, pests, diseases, editorials