01 May 2019 → 30 September 2020
Regional and community funding: Industrial Research Fund
Agricultural and food sciences
- Veterinary epidemiology
preventive curative Diet trypanosomes sugars insect parasites
The project aims to strengthen our patent application and business case on the use of specific sugars in diet to eradicate trypanosome parasites in bumble bees. Bumble bees are important pollinators in agriculture. Additional data is needed regarding product traceability, dosage, and side-effects on bumble bee colony level.