Workshop Presentations:

Winter Hive Preparation, West Kootenays August 20, 2022

 

Useful Links:

BC Honey Producers’ Association: https://bchoneyproducers.ca/

BC Ministry of Agriculture: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/industry/agriculture-seafood/animals-and-crops/animal-production/bees

Dr. Leonard Foster Lab at UBC: https://www.msl.ubc.ca/people/dr-leonard-foster/

National Bee Diagnostic Centre: https://www.gprc.ab.ca/research/nbdc/

University of Guelph Honey Research Bee Centre Videos:  https://www.youtube.com/c/UoGHoneyBeeResearchCentre/videos

 

Beekeeping Businesses:

Financing and mentoring program (including side-hustle): https://www.futurpreneur.ca/en/ 

Loans for young women entrepreneurs in BC: https://we-bc.ca/ 

Business support: https://youngagrarians.org/tools/business/ 

Workshops and online seminars:  https://bccoga.ca/ 

 

Canadian Tech Transfer Programs:

Alberta: https://www.albertabeekeepers.ca/tech-transfer-program/

Saskatchewan: https://saskbeekeepers.com/research/tat-team/

Manitoba: http://manitobabee.org/

Ontario: https://www.ontariobee.com/outreach/ttp

Quebec – Deschambault Animal Science Research Center: https://crsad.qc.ca/productions/services-conseils/

Atlantic Canada: https://www.perennia.ca/portfolio-items/honey-bees/

Fall Feeding:

BC Ministry of Agriculture and Food: Beekeeping Calendar for British Columbia

Alberta Beekeepers: What’s in your Sugar?

Manitoba Beekeepers’ Association: The Importance of Quality Feed for Bees

Additional Resources from Colleagues:

Two Bees in a Podcast: https://entnemdept.ufl.edu/honey-bee/podcast/

PolliNation Podcast: https://extension.oregonstate.edu/podcast/pollination-podcast