The National Scientific Centre P.I. Prokopovich Beekeeping Institute is looking for a partner in connection with the HORIZON 2020 Call: Sustainable food security – resilient and resource-efficient value chains.
Call identifier: H2020-SFS-2016-2017
Topic: Bee health and sustainable pollination Specific Challenge
Topic identifier: SFS-16-2017
The National Scientific Centre P.I. Prokopovich Beekeeping Institute is the leading research institution in the beekeeping industry of Ukraine, which provides development and manufacturing application of the results of basic and applied research on breeding, processing technologies, veterinary support, apitherapy, standardization, and use of bees for pollination of entomophile cultures.
The main research areas of Laboratory of Technological and Special Measures for Prophylaxis of Bee Diseases are: study of the pathogenesis of the major bee diseases and development of safe methods of prevention and treatment; research in laboratory and natural conditions on the selection of plants with antifungal and antiparasitic effect; manufacturing of experimental samples of plant alcohol extracts and transferring them to the farms to test their effectiveness in relation to diseases of bees in working conditions; providing advice and guidance to beekeeping farms of all forms of ownership.
Dr Volodymyr Postoienko
Deputy Director for Research and Innovation
Laboratory of Technological and Special Measures for Prophylaxis of Bee Diseases