Tuesday, December 19, 2023

The North Dakota Honey Bee Research and Promotion Advisory Committee will meet at 11:00 a.m., Friday, Dec. 22, via conference call.

If you would like the call-in information, please contact Michelle Mielke at 701-328-2233 or mmielke@nd.gov prior to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 22, 2023.


  1. Welcome
  2. Presentations
    1. Developing an eDNA tool for monitoring the parasitic honey bee mite Tropilaelaps mercedesae. Rogan Tokach and Megan O’Neil
    2. Efficacy of Aluen CAP in Northern Climates. Joan Mahoney
    3. Evaluating the cost effectiveness of alternative prophylactic Nosema control strategies on colony productivity for North Dakota honey producers - Part II. Anne Marie Fauvel
  3. Committee discussion and recommendations
  4. Adjourn