Regional Bee Inspector – Hornet Info Sheets

By   May 2, 2014

Hornet Info sheets attached.

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The Beebase page for Asian Hornet is https://secure.fera.defra.gov.uk/beebase/index.cfm?pageId=208

Also one of your members mentioned that MAQS had left a strong smell and taste in honey supers and wished to report this finding to the VMD as the manufacturer/importer wasn’t interested in recording this themselves.

The VMD link for adverse reactions is :

https://www.vmd.defra.gov.uk/adversereactionreporting/Product.aspx?SARType=Animal

Julian
Julian Parker
Regional Bee Inspector – South Eastern Region

National Bee Unit
The Food and Environment Research Agency
Sand Hutton, York. YO41 1LZ, UK

Email:julian.parker@fera.gsi.gov.uk
Web:  
www.defra.gov.uk/fera
National Bee Unit Website ‘BeeBase’:www.nationalbeeunit.com