From February 21 to 22 the 4th Steering Committee Meeting of SAMS took place in Graz and was hosted by the University of Graz. Since the SAMS project runs already for 13 months now, the beneficial partners had a lot to discuss. Four new project members were introduced to the consortium and progress was made within Read more about 4th SCM in Graz, Austria (hosted by University of Graz)[…]
The SAMS publication on “Challenges for Beekeeping in Indonesia with Autochthonous and Introduced Bees” has been published in journal Bee World (02.2019) and is a joint article by our SAMS partners – the University of Graz (Austria), the University of Kassel (Germany) and the Universitas Padjadjaran (Indonesia).
The publication takes a closer look on the current beekeeping situation in Indonesia, compares the Western honey bee with the Eastern honey bee and considers the preservation issue of autochthonous Apis species.
The SAMSwiki serves as a wiki like approach that allows further extensions by consortium members, researchers or any interested people and even future adaptions like the translation of the content to local languages to support the dissemination of knowledge gained within SAMS or already available from other research.
10.2018: On 22nd – 24th October, the team from Universitas Padjadjaran attended the 14th Asian Apiculture Association Conference “Bees, Environment and Sustainability” at Merlynn Park Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia. The participant of the event were researchers, scientists, beekeepers and shareholders from across Asia, Indonesia, Philipine, India, China, Korea and Japan. The participants were gather to discuss about their previous researches, trend, challenges and derivatives products of beekeeping. Read more about 14th Asian Apiculture Association Conference
10.2018: Between the 15th and 19th October 2018 the team from Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies attended the “6th International Muğla Beekeeping and Pine Honey Congress” at Liberty Hotels Lykia, Fethiye – Ölüdeniz, Turkey. Read more about 6th International Mugla Beekeeping & Pine Honey Congress