RATIONALE / PURPOSE FOR RESOLUTION:
BE IT RESOLVED THAT:
That the Alberta Beekeepers Commission request Canadian Honey Council work with Provincial Apiculturists and Chief Provincial Vets to develop a recommendation for the Canadian Food Inspection Agency to change the status of Small Hive Beetle from a reportable pest to a non-reportable pest.
RESOLUTION BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
Survey of Experts’ Opinions on the Management of the Small Hive Beetle in Italy https://ideas.repec.org/a/gam/jsusta/v14y2022i12p7004-d833779.html