Florida Beekeeping Management Calendar: March

March Management Calendar

This beekeeping calendar is a tool for all beekeepers in Florida, small scale to commercial operations. This calendar is meant to be a reference point for beekeeping management and is not comprehensive. The check-list can be used to identify management issues or concerns in the apiary. Understanding the plants blooming in your area can help to identify the nectar and pollen resources available to your bees. To learn more about honey bees and beekeeping management, visit www.ufhoneybee.com

Additional resources:

How to Quantify Nosema Spores Infection Rate in a Honey Bee Colony

Varroa, Varroa destructor Anderson and Trueman (Arachnida: Acari:Varroidae)

Tools for Varroa Management (Honey Bee Health Coalition)

Using Medically Important Antimicrobials in Bees – Questions and Answers

Swarm Control for Managed Beehives

Originally published March, 2017. Revised 2019 and republished March, 2024.

Posted: March 5, 2024

Category: Agriculture, Livestock, Pests & Disease, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Beekeeping, Beekeeping Calendar, Bees, Bug, Honey Bee, Honey Bees, Honeybee, Pest, Pest Management, Pollination, UF, UFHoneyBee, UFHoneyBeeLab, UFIFASExtension

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