Bee Health

During the current COVID-19 restrictions, SASA will NOT be accepting any adult bee samples or samples for Varroa screening.

If you have a reason to suspect the presence of a notifiable disease or pest in your honey bee colonies please contact the Bee Inspectorate at

Pesticides - Useful Links

  • Scottish Government Pesticide webpage - Background information on pesticides and their regulation.
  • Scottish IPM Plan - A plan of integrated pest management activities designed to support Scottish growers in adoption of an integrated approach to control insect pests, weeds and diseases.
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