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Varroa Action Plan

NLBKA held workshops to develop a Varroa Action Plan, on 17 August 2019 at MUN Botanical Garden in St. John's, and on 24 August 2019 at the Deer Lake Motel in Deer Lake.  Varroa expert, Dr. David Peck, from Cornell University led the workshops and is assisting us with the development of the VAP in various other ways.

For more information, please contact Peter Armitage at communications@nlbeekeeping.ca

 


 Draft Varroa Action Plan

Here is the draft Varroa Action Plan (VAP). Your comments regarding this plan are welcome. Please send your comments to research@nlbeekeeping.ca

click here to read the draft Varroa Action Plan

 


 

Varroa Action Plan workshops - proceedings

Here are mp3 recordings of the Varroa Action Plan workshops proceedings. These are mostly the recordings of presentations by Dr. David Peck (Cornell University), Peter Armitage (NLBKA board member), and provincial apiarist, Karen Kennedy. The facilitator was Carole Spicer.

All of these mp3 recordings © David Peck and the Newfoundland and Labrador Beekeeping Association 2019.

17 August 2019, MUN Botanical Garden, St. John's, NL

mp3 recording #1

mp3 recording #2

mp3 recording #3

mp3 recording #4

 24 August 2019, Deer Lake Motel, NL

 mp3 recording #1

mp3 recording #2

mp3 recording #3

mp3 recording #4

 


 

Varroa experience interviews

We're doing a series of interviews with beekeepers elsewhere in the World about their experiences with Varroa.  You can listen to them by clicking on the following links. These are mp3 recordings by NLBKA communications board member, Peter Armitage. All audio recordings have been made and are presented here with the permission of the interviewees.