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Posted On 8 Dec, 2022

Capturing and installing a swarm of bees – Apiculture training session

Mr. K. Thangarajasingam (Resource person for bee honey production) visited the University of Vavuniya on 18th November 2022 9 am – 2.30 pm to provide demonstrations and training to students and staff on the beehive handling and queen bee capturing techniques. More than 50 persons participated in the training session. Level 3 undergraduates at the Department of Bio-science participated in the training session for the course module ENS3153 Environmental Biotechnology. The visit has been arranged by Dr. (Ms.) J. Nimalan (Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science and Senior Lecturer at the Department of Bio-science) and coordinated by Mr. G. Naveendrakumar (Project Coordinator/AHEAD ELTA-ELSE Dept. DP) under the AHEAD grant sub-activity 1.1/1.2.