Poklukar’s Days 2018

We remember some people we meet, but there are also others who will be remembered by history, which renders them immortal. One of these, especially in the beekeeping world, is Dr Janez Poklukar, a renowned apicultural scientist, expert, researcher and pedagogue from Senično by Tržič. Dr Janez Poklukar was born on 2 May 1960 in … Read more

Apifuture Symposium, 18.10.2018

APIFUTURE SYMPOSIUM 2018 POWERED BY MEDEX The Beekeeping Academy of Slovenia was invited to participate in the Apifuture Symposium, as organised by the Medex company to mark the first World Day of Bees. The event will take place on 18 October 2018 in the Mons Hotel in Ljubljana. At the forefront of the event’s agenda … Read more


Do you think that bees can not survive without a beekeeper? An article in the Apidologie speaks about the wild colonies of honey bee in Australia, whose density per square kilometre differs in relation to the utilisation of the forest. But in Australia they don’t have varroa. They have it in Germany, though, where researchers … Read more