Institut Technique et Scientifique de l’Apiculture et de la Pollinisation (technical and scientific institute for apiculture and pollination)

Research activities

  • Protecting bee populations from pests
  • Reducing the impact of chemical stress on bees
  • Optimising the services provided by bees to agriculture
  • Improving the genetic potential of bee swarms
  • Familiarisation with the technical-economic systems which influence the income and yields of apiaries
  • Building a network of reference apiaries in order to evaluate systems and detect innovations
  • Helping the sector to preserve the quality of hive products and adding value to products

 For more information, contact axel.decourtye@acta.asso.fr