COLOSS Training School on Queen Quality and Breeding

Thessaloniki, 2-4 March 2014


The COLOSS training school on Queen Quality and Bee Breeding will focus on:

1       – discussion on available methods on queen and drone fertility/ quality (as methods used to test the effects of pesticides or other stressors)

2        – harmonization of the methods for the common experiments

3        – discussion of the preliminary results of the pilot study run last summer

4        – incorporation of the above methods in the research activities of RNSBB

5        – presentation and discussion of ideas for future collaboration, within COLOSS. 2.


Detailed information on and from Dr. Fani Hatjina, e-mail:

Registration (download form here) to be sent by February 5th to Leonidas Charistos, e-mail:


Venue of meeting: Capsis Hotel, Thessaloniki,


Local organizer: Hellenic Institute of Apiculture,