Bee Farm

It is essential that every beekeeper can recognise AFB. For details and methods that will allow you to do this, please click here.

Recognising AFB


Find everything you need here for up and coming AFB Courses in Southland.

AFB Courses


The New Zealand Trees for Bees Research Trust is a New Zealand based not for profit organisation focused on keeping our pollinators happy and healthy. Bees are under threat worldwide, and are a crucial part of our ecosystem and are vital for plant life.

Trees for Bees

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A Guide to Planting for Bees.

The guide can be downloaded by Clicking Here

Planting for Bees

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A Guide to NZ Bee Plant Flowering Times in selected plant species. The guide can be downloaded by Clicking Here

NZ Flowering Times


Varroa Management Guides and Videos for helping you effectively manage Varroa in your beehives.

Varroa Mites