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Department of Primary Industry Web Links
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Hot Topic Video's
|The following link is a video from America regarding the possible causes of Colony Collapse Disorder. Stan Glowacki brought my attention to it. Its about 20 minutes long but extremely interesting. To stop or pause it, run your mouse over the bottom of it for the controls to come up.||http://vimeo.com/29419200|
Send in your beekeeping Video links so that this page can be updated. As you can see we have plenty of space for them.
There are many interesting videos on the YouTube Tab.
|A Hila Science Video - 10 min||Life Cycle of a bee|
|57 seconds long||Bee Waggle Dance|
|Interpreting the Language of Bees 2.42 long||Language of bees|
|Australian Blue Banded Bees||Blue banded bee|
A Mitra Production. SBS Documentary. 52 mins long.
Leave it to download and come back to watch it. An extremely interesting documentary showing the Varroa Mite and how it behaves. Dr. Warren Anderson desribes many aspects and how he hopes to prevent the mite from re producing in the future. Australia is the only country in the world that does not have the Varroa Mite. Well worth waiting for the download time.
|Honey Bee Blues|
|This video is 4.13 long. Getting a swarm out of a bush and put them into a box.||How to catch a swarm of bees|
|Video is 3.10 long.||How to catch a swarm from a hedge|
|Video is 2.25 Getting the swarm into a basket and running them up a sheet into the hive. I thought they would be best to put the main swarm into the box and the remaining would walk up the sheet.||My bees are swarming|
|Video is 4.05 long and quite interesting||How to collect and bottle honey|
|Video 2.25 long||Honey extracting and bottling|
|video 6.35. Using a clearing board and uncapping box.||Heathers How to Honey Harvesting|
|NSW DPI. This link is excellent and takes you to a series of 9 videos on Diseases and hard copy resources.||Various links to Pests and Diseases|
|Please let the Webmaster know if any of the links are broken||There are hundreds of videos. Just search for a video you want. Let me know if its good and I will add it to the links on this page.|
Bee Equipment Suppliers
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Stan Glowacki Beekeeping Supplies for Gippsland
60 Koala Drv Jeeralang Junction VIC 3840
Bobs Beekeeping. Barbara is a great person to talk to, and happy to discuss your requirements. They supply the usual hive parts as well as pre built boxes. The pre built boxes are only available if you order them and give them a couple of weeks to build them.
They do not supply plastic frames and foundation.
79 Zig Zag Road Eltham VIC 3095
193 Como Parade East, Parkdale, Victoria 3195
Beekeeping Web Sites
Please send in your favourite beekeeping sites so that links can be provided to them. We are happy to expand this section to cover all the sites you recommend.