Publication - Strategy/plan

The Honey Bee Health Strategy

Published: 25 Jun 2010
Directorate:
Agriculture and Rural Economy Directorate
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
9780755980642

To achieve a sustainable and healthy population of honey bees for pollination and honey production in Scotland.

The Honey Bee Health Strategy
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:

The Scottish Government acknowledge, with gratitude, that this Strategy was developed in co-operation with Strategy Group members which included the Scottish representative of the Bee Farmers' Association of the United Kingdom ( BFA), the Scottish Beekeepers' Association ( SBA), as well as the Scottish Agricultural College ( SAC).

Strategy Group members:
Dr Nick Ambrose, Scottish Government ( SG)
Duncan MacRae, SG
Steve Sunderland, SG
Alison Knox, SG
Jon Pickup, Science and Advice for Scottish Agriculture ( SASA)
Fiona Highet, SASA
Graeme Sharpe, Scottish Agricultural College ( SAC)
John Mellis, Bee Farmers Association ( BFA)
Nigel Robertson, Bee Farmers Association ( BFA)
Alan Teale, Scottish Beekeeping Association ( SBA) - President
Ian Craig, SBA - Past President
Bron Wright, SBA - Secretary
Una Robertson, SBA - Past President and Library Convener
Dr Gavin Ramsay, SBA - Disease Convener