Pausing Bee Imports – packaged and queens from Ukraine
RATIONALE / PURPOSE FOR RESOLUTION:
- Whereas…. Tropilaelaps mite has been found in regions of Russia close to the Ukraine border
BE IT RESOLVED THAT:
The Alberta Beekeepers Commission request that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency pause the importation of bees – packages and queens – from Ukraine.
RESOLUTION BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
Name of producer submitting resolution: Neil Specht.
Name of person seconding resolution: