PWRBA in the News

Who is heading up your colonies and why does it matter?

Consider the source of queens in your colonies.  The genetic traits of the queen can influence the strength and survivability of your colony. Check out this short video on our “Sister” SARE project- http://www.nesare.org/Dig-Deeper/Pictures-Stories-and-Video/Video-vault/Winter-hardy-bees More of our SARE work and other similar studies can be found here: http://pwrbeekeepers.com/education/sare/

PWRBA Queen Rearing Group receives USDA Crop Specialty Grant Award

The PWRBA Queen Rearing Group is thrilled to be listed among these winners and equally thrilled that two other beekeeping related projects were funded. STATE ANNOUNCES NEARLY $500,000 IN SPECIALTY CROP GRANTS FOR VIRGINIA by Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 9:47am October 4, 2012 *Contact: Elaine J. […]