Bee nutrition is fundamental to the health of the colony. Our team has put together nearly 20 questions and information to test your knowledge on bee nutrition.
Bee nutrition is very important because it can produce excellent results if you get it right. Proteins feed can give your colonies a real boost to ensure a better spring build-up. It can potentially improve the honey production, and most importantly eliminating deficiencies that can occur during the season.
Protein plays a very important role in bees’ diets. In theory, bees can find all of the protein required for their development in the pollen they collect.
Phil Craft, our technical advisor in the U.S.A., is the former Kentucky State Apiarist, and an occasional contributor to Bee Culture magazine.