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The raising and care of bees for commercial or agricultural purposes.

[Latin apis, bee + culture.]

a′pi·cul′tur·al adj.
a′pi·cul′tur·ist n.
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Adj.1.apicultural - relating to the care and breeding of beesapicultural - relating to the care and breeding of bees
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He has been keeping bees for the last decade and running the farm for the last four years, having taught himself most of what he knows about bees but the apicultural spark can be traced back to his school days.
KVIC Chairman Vinai Kumar Saxena said, "Our apiculture experts first provided practical training of examination of honeybee colonies, acquaintance with apicultural equipments, identification and management of bee enemies and diseases, honey extraction and wax purification and management of bee colonies in spring, summer, monsoon, autumn and winter seasons to three SPG gardeners in KVIC's training centre and then installed the bee-boxes there in presence of the SPG officials on 7th July."
An Apicultural expert and Anambra State coordinator of Apicultural Society of Nigeria (APN), Mr.
GFIA is co-located with the 2nd ApiArab Expo, 2nd Arab Beekeeping International Conference, and for the first time in the UAE, the 15th Asian Apicultural Association (AAA) Conference.
In addition, 10 bee colonies, various apicultural equipment and materials were transferred to 15 families of the village.
It will draw the participation of president and vice president of International Federation of Beekeepers' Associations, president of Asian Apicultural Association, along with several Arab and foreign scientists.
Panasiuk et al., "Swarming, defensive and hygienic behaviour in honey bee colonies of different genetic origin in a pan-European experiment," Journal of Apicultural Research, vol.
A voucher specimen was deposited at the Institute of Apicultural Research, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China.
Known for the quality of its honey, the Bu Saif Apiaries have represented Qatar in several international expositions, including the prestigious Apimondia International Apicultural Congress.