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American Foulbrood & European Foulbrood

Charlie Vanden Heuvel WHEN: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 American foulbrood (AFB) is a fatal bacterial disease of honey bee brood caused by the spore forming bacterium Paenibacillus larvae. It is not a stress related disease and can infect the strongest to the weakest colony in an apiary. Infected …