Buitenlands Bijen Nieuws

10-12-12 Indiana church biasts heavenly honey

Honey drips from the ceiling after bees make themselves at home in an Indiana church. Klik hier.


6-11-11 Honey will have to be labeled 'contains pollen' under new EU rules.

The European Court of Justice regulation means costly tests will also be needed to prove honey does not contain unauthorised genetically modified pollen. Lees meer.



Bees get a buzz off sugar: They have a sweet tooth when it comes to flowers.

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) found that because bees lap up sweeter nectar more efficiently they home in on it. Lees meer


Are mobile phones wiping out our bees?

Scientists claim radiation from handsets are to blame for mysterious 'colony collapse' of bees. Lees meer.


Even bees lose their memory: Older honey bees 'find it hard to remember where a new hive is located'

Researchers from Arizona State University and the Norwegian University of Life Sciences examined how ageing impacts the ability of honey bees to find their way home. Lees meer.