Please see the link below: Province of Manitoba | agriculture – AgriRecovery Bee Mortality Assistance (gov.mb.ca) Commercial Beekeepers will receive an email from the province shortly. Dates to keep in mind are inventory of Novemeber 1, 2021 and inventory May 21,2022. Application Deadline is August 31, 2023.
Marg’s Honey is shutting down beekeeping after 45 years and our equipment is for sale including: 60 frame Cowen extracting line with air, de-boxer, uncapper, box conveyor with bottom bar scraper, auger etc. 20 ft of box return roller conveyor, pallet jack, Moyno 2″ pump, Jabsco 2″ pump. Wax melter with basket heavy gauge stainless barrels, 600 lb capacity with 2” honey gates New square honey tank with water jacketed bottom and thermostatic heater, approx. 2 barrel capacity Cook & Beals rebuilt wax spinner and heat exchanger with heating unit and pump 1000 gal & 300 gal double walled milk/honey […]
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Presentation by:Dr. Rob Currie Dr. Rob CurrieProfessor, HeadDepartment of EntomologyFaculty of Agricultural and Food SciencesUniversity of Manitoba Dr. Currie (Rob) is a Professor and Head in the Department of Entomology at the University of Manitoba. Rob’s main research interest relates to the biology and management of bees (honey bees, leafcutting bees and native pollinators) and the crops that they pollinate. A major focus of his research is how parasites and diseases interact with other stressors such as nutrition to negatively impact the survival of bees during the winter.This free webinar is being organized for the beekeeping industry of Manitoba to […]
List of Veterinarians Willing to Work with Honey Bees Veterinarian Clinic Clinic Location Phone # Email Carly Prejet Carmen Vet Clinic 98 4 Ave SE, Carman, MB 204-745-3127 email@example.com Kevin Steinbachs Dauphin-Ste Rose Vet Clinic 1801 Main St., S, Dauphin, MB 15 Tucker St. Ste. Rose du Lac, MB 204-648-4448 firstname.lastname@example.org Ken Johnson Central Vet Services Oak Bluff, MB 9082 Perimeter Hwy btw Oak Bluff and Hwy 330 204-275-2038 204-770-2865 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Fawcett Taylor Brydes & Taylor Vet Hospital 123 Main St., Neepawa, MB 204-476-5667 204-841-0400 email@example.com Tanya Anderson Gladstone Vet Clinic 208 Morris Ave S, Gladstone, […]
Manitoba Agriculture Veterinary Diagnostic Services (VDS) is now offering honey bee testing for several honey bee diseases and pests (i.e. American Foulbrood (AFB), European Foulbrood (EFB), Nosema (N. apis or N. ceranae), Varroa mite, and several Viruses (DWV, IAPV, Sacbrood, KVB and BQCV)). In cooperation with the National Bee Diagnostic Centre (NBDC) in Beaverlodge, Alberta, VDS has agreed to follow similar analytical techniques and protocols and work together with the NDBC to provide comparable results. For the time-being, any diagnostic services not currently available in Manitoba that are available in Alberta will be shipped automatically to the Alberta lab at […]
The initial review of the KRTP is completed and we are planning to engage with the province to discuss roll out of the program for the 2020 season. We are excited to see the program getting off its feet and hope the beekeeper community is able to enjoy these new services made available and
Allan has been working hard with the CHC to develop the Bee biosecurity handbook and the new abridged version. Find the abridged version for access here as well as many other valuable tools prepared by the CHC: