Bee Health

NY Bee Wellness

New York state resource for bee health and wellness.

Hive Inspections

Good notes can make a critical difference when evaluating your beekeeping skills, and keeping your apiary robust and productive. Here’s an easy-to-use inspection sheet (PDF), crafted by the Eastern Missouri Beekeepers, that you can print and use in your home apiaries. Thanks to Katie Lee and the Midwest Honey Bee Tech Transfer Team,

Treatment options for beekeepers

A Field Guide to Honey Bees and their Maladies

2013 Ontario Treatment Recommendations for Honey Bee Disease and Mite Control (Opens a PDF file)

Bee infectious diseases

From parasites to viruses.


We have a local swarm map linked here.  Submit your swarm sightings here.