Agriculture and Forestry – January 28, 2014

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Agriculture and Forestry – January 28, 2014

Senators continue their study on the importance of bees and bee health in the production of honey, food and seed in Canada.
Peter Kevan from the University of Guelph, Cory S. Sheffield with the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, and Chris Cutler from Dalhousie University discuss the importance of crop pollination to food security, the Canadian agricultural industry, and the global ecosystem. David Hoffman and John Hamilton, representatives from Oxford Frozen Foods Limited, speak on the management of artificial bee hives for food production. (January 28, 2014)