Agriculture and Forestry – December 12, 2013

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Agriculture and Forestry – December 12, 2013

The committee continues its study on the importance of bees and bee health in the production of honey, food and seed in Canada.

Dr. Stephen F. Pernal of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canadian Food Inspection Agency representatives Dr. Primal Silva and Dr. Ian D. Alexander, and Health Canada officials Scott Kirby and Lars Juergensen discuss various measures being taken to protect bees’ health from pesticides, parasites and other diseases.(December 12, 2013)