Category Archives: Press Release

Boost for funding for honey bee health

The Executive Committee of COLOSS are pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement with the Ricola Foundation, Science and Nature, for substantial additional funding for an initial three year period, with a clear perspective for sustainable support. This additional funding will be used in three main areas to improve the effectiveness of the… Read More »

Welsh Beekeepers celebrate

Welsh beekeepers should have been joining forces with their global counterparts this week at an event in London to celebrate World Bee Day (May 20th). Instead, they are marking the day by recognising the work of those caring for the sick and elderly during the coronavirus pandemic and sharing their activities on-line with the worldwide… Read More »

Covid-19 crisis is severely affecting bee research

The Covid-19 crisis is severely affecting bee researchAs their contribution to World Bee Day on 20th May, members of the international COLOSS association are presenting preliminary results of a survey to evaluate the effects of the Covid-19 crisis on vital research into bees. The crisis affects all countries, but measures adopted by different governments vary… Read More »

COLOSS – Press Release

COLOSS, Institute of Bee Health, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Schwarzenburgstrasse 161 3003 Bern, Switzerland. PRESS RELEASE from COLOSS [Immediate:11/2/19] “More knowledge is required to stop invasive honey bee pest” say scientists Today, scientists of the honey bee research association COLOSS (10 have published an article(20 in the peer reviewed journal Biological Invasions which… Read More »