Industry Box Standard

Image: Cracking Box. Art by David Nash https://artuk.org/discover/artworks/cracking-box-259130 There is no industry standard when it comes to native bee boxes and design is a can of worms… There’s lots of people making and selling native bee boxes, registered businesses and hobbyists with a wide range of designs and build quality and I make no claims […]

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Hive Competition 2021 – Photos

The Brisbane Branch of the ANBA held their annual hive competition for the December 2021 meeting. Each year the Brisbane branch of the Australian Native Bee Association (ANBA) hosts a hive exhibition. It was originally intended as an exhibition but quickly became a competition with winners selected by members and judges. There were plenty of […]

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Bee ID with Toby Smith

Native Bee Identification, Ecology & Beekeeping with Tobias Smith This was a one day workshop held at Qld Uni with a short presentation covering the basics then in to the lab for a three hour bee identification session using Toby’s very own book “The Australian bee genera – An annotated, user friendly key“. The lab […]

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