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The specialist international beekeeping organisation


Bees for Development Journal is our quarterly magazine with readers in over 130 countries.

It is a valuable source of information about apiculture worldwide, providing unique news and views. The Journal includes practical advice on beekeeping and management techniques, future events (including training programmes) and reports from beekeeping projects and associations worldwide. It provides an avenue into the beekeeping network which is important for information exchange and making new contacts.



Issue 134, March 2020

  • Beekeeping defeats disability
  • Pollination management
  • Wild Wichi honey
  • Cartoons




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