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apiculture

[′ā·pə‚kəl·chər]
(agriculture)
Large-scale commercial beekeeping.
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The World Bank committed the funds to aid the development of the apiculture value chain, including the setting up of a honey processing plant to process and package honey across the county.
The APA Chief Executive Officer indicates that this strategy is expected to eventually help Liberia to reduce its dependency on food importation.According to him, Agric Power Africa will support smallholder farmers to increase their yield and agribusiness farming value addition to attract export market in rice, cassava, vegetables apiculture and livestock value chains.
Honeybees in apiculture are known as significant pollinators of crops and wild plants growing in nature and responsible for one third of plant related food production by means of the pollination (Klein et al., 2007; Pohorecka et al., 2014).
The MME's Agriculture Affairs Department recently took part in the International Apiculture Congress in Turkey.
A number of micro, small and medium-enterprises (MSMEs) and agricultural cooperatives, specifically in the dairy and apiculture sectors will benefit from this support.
The Asian Apiculture Association is the leading professional organization that promotes the exchange of scientific and general information relating to all phases of honey bee sciences and apiculture in Asia.
In the context of the worldwide major health crisis in the apiculture sector, Vidal-Naquet presents a guide to caring for honeybees for student and practicing veterinarians, and people in charge of the medical care and welfare of honeybees.
Cypriot beekeepers absorbed 98 per cent of the approved funding in the 2014-16 national apiculture programme, and the new one -- from 2017 through 2019 -- will feature similar actions, incentives, and expenditure of approximately e1/4600,000, Agriculture Minister Nicos Kouyialis said on Saturday.
Rami Ollaik, a professor of beekeeping, and 25 of his apiculture students sold a wide array of honeys, including oak, orange and wild thistle, along with other honey-based goods such as cookies and muffins and humorous T-shirts reading "Hive Five," "Buzzkill" and "ZomBee."
[ClickPress, Mon May 04 2015] Apiculture involves the practice of beekeeping for agricultural and commercial purposes.
Mr Weightman, who served on the Beekeeping Group, a special advisory body of the Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and Food, between 1954 and 1969, was made an MBE for services to apiculture in 2008.