Best for Bees offers research services related to honeybees and bumblebees. Our experts in microbiology, apiculture, genetics, and plant biology can assist with your research objectives.
Best for Bees offers a wide array of honeybee and bumblebee research services to universities, farms, and companies. We can assist with grant writing, research objectives, design, and approval processes. Our team of experts provide research services to reach your objectives with pollinators and pollinator health.
BEE VECTORING TECHNOLOGY
The ProtectaBEE™ is a brand new technology developed and tested by Best for Bees to deliver bee health improvement powders directly into honey bee hives.
Launching on Indiegogo in February 2022.
Find out more info here.
COLONY HEALTH ANALYSIS
Best for Bees provides an assessment of honeybee colony health using photo/video technology and scientific methods. We collect samples, photograph analysis of the total population of colonies, and data collection on multiple hives to assess overall colony health. Best for Bees has provided this service for universities, companies, and the agriculture industry.
APIVECTORING FOR CROP PROTECTION
Best for Bees provides support for companies and farmers interested in testing apivectoring to protect crops from pests and diseases.
MEMORY IN BUMBLEBEES
Bumblebees were trained to use touchscreens in order to study memory at the University of Guelph. Apiculture, data collection and analysis, and publication services were provided to the University of Guelph by Best for Bees.
Best for Bees provides honeybee and bumblebee pollination services.
Bumblebee pollination services include haskap, raspberry, strawberry, and blackberry crops. Useful for early crops that require pollination.