Please be advised that the following disease has been identified:
This is located in the following 10km Map Square(s):
Square Number: TL13
Square Name: LOWER STONDON (Beds / Herts Border Square)
Disease: EUROPEAN FOULBROOD
Beekeepers and Bee Farmers in this area should be vigilant and examine their colonies carefully and advise us if they have any concerns. If associations have new members within this area of whom we may not be aware - please advise us.
Priority Inspection Visits of apiaries will be continued in the area surrounding those where the disease has been confirmed.
Your help and cooperation is, as always greatly appreciated in completing these visits as swiftly as possible.
Useful Contact Details:
Peter Heath - Seasonal Bee Inspector: 01279 843177
Andy Wattam - Regional Bee Inspector: 01509 881092
National Bee Unit: 01904 462510 - E-Mail: Nbu@csl.gov.uk