The Swiss Bee Research Centre belongs to Agroscope in Liebefeld-Bern. The Swiss Bee Research Centre works in the frame on the federal agricultural research for the needs of Swiss beekeepers. It supplies scientific and technical know-how for the benefit of beekeepers and of all concerned.
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On line you can find the new topic Breeding containing information on the selection aims and our latest research results.
You can find the new booklet Bienenhaltung in der Schweiz on our Beekeeping in Switzerland page.
Our recent studies on the contamination of Swiss honey and pollen with undesirable plant substances as well as our study on the toxicity of Pyrrolizidine alkaloids for honeybees are listed.
Other projects about bees