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HiveLights Magazine

HiveLights is the national magazine of the Canadian Honey Council. It is published four times a year and is mailed to all the members of our provincial association members. The magazine features articles by honey bee specialists and beekeepers and provides current information on the Canadian honey bee industry.

Hivelights February 2002


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 Canadian Honey Council Activities

Heather Clay


 Message from the President

David MacMillan


 Cross Canada Reports

Heather Clay


 Honey Combing

Ron Miksha


 Active UMF Manuka Honey

Peter Molan


Leatherwood Honey/Special Honey

Heather Clay


Australian Packages - Canadian Genetics

Heather Clay


Managing Honeybee Colonies in Flight cages for the Production of Queen Cells

Bruce White


A First report of fluvalinate resistance - NB

Heather Clay


Varroa jacobsoni vs Varroa destructor

Denis Anderson


Thymol has Potential for Mite Control

John Gates & Adony Melathopoulos


 Innovative ideas from down under

 Heather Clay


Screens + Miticide = Effective Treatment for Varroa

Ron Rudiak


 Discovery of Varroa shows that Australian Quarantine works

 Trevor Weatherhead


 Bottom screens and Integrated Pest Management

 Adony Melathopoulos


 Research Abstracts



 Russian Honey Bees and varroa

Medhat Nasr


Indoor winter fumigation of Apis Mellifera infested with Varroa destructor

 Rob Currie


  Developing new tools to manage AFB resistance in an age of oxytetracycline resistance

 Steve Pernal