Oklahoma State Beekeepers Association

To promote and improve the art of beekeeping.

Interesting Information

Colony Collapse Disorder

Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) is one of the bigest challenges to beekeepers today. Click here to read about the symptons and fill out a survey (whether you have had problems with CCD or not). Help with the research being conducted to find out what CCD is and how to battle it. Your help is needed!



There are many new articles on the web about CCD. Here are some very interesting ones: CCD and more and more.



USDA's Colony Collapse Disorder Action Plan (pdf)



USDA's FAQ page on CCD



Colony Collapse Jeopardizing Beekeepers as seen on 60 Minutes



Other Information

Oklahoma Horticultural Society



Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees



Who is Who in North American Beekeeping
List of and links to University Contacts, Apiary Inspectors, Beekeeping Associations, other organizations in the beekeeping industry in the United States and Canada.



Pollination Home Page



Bee Weblinks to the World



Virtual Beekeeping Gallery



Hobbiest Beekeeping Site



USDA ARS Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics, and Physiology Research Unit - Baton Rouge, Louisiana



USDA Bee Research Lab - Weslaco, Texas



USDA Beltsville Bee Research Laboratory (Maryland, USA)



Carl Hayden Bee Research Center - Tucson, Arizona



USDA Agricultural Research Service



Texas A&M University?s Department of Entomology



Cornell University Department of Entomology



Cornell University Department of Neurobiology and Behavior Dr. Thomas Seeley



University of California Davis Department of Entomology



Oklahoma State University Entomology and Plant Pathology



American Honey Producers Association



American Beekeeping Federation



American Apitherapy Society



National Honey Board



Michigan State University CyberBee Info




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