Bandeau Testapi
Homing Flight Studies

Honeybee Homing Flight Studies

Frédéric Lebrun
Testapi participates to different European ring tests with honeybees (Apis mellifera), bumblebees (Bombus terrestris) and solitary bees (Osmia sp)in order to establish OECD guidelines.


The OECD guideline on Honeybee Homing Flight is now issued following to our contribution to the five-year ring...

Dust drift studies 2017

DUST DRIFT STUDIES PERFORMED FROM DENMARK TO SICILIA

Again last season, drift of fungicides and insectices, emitted during the seeding of dressed seeds, during granule application, or during direct application in the field, have been investigated through GLP residue studies managed by TESTAPI. Successful trials, of about 2 ha each, were set up in...

GLP soil sampling during winter time - prélèvement BPL de sol durant l'hiver

SOIL DISSIPATION AND ACCUMULATION STUDIES SET UP IN NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN EUROPE: SOIL SAMPLING DURING WINTER TIME

Frédéric Lebrun
In 2021 Testapi keeps managing several soil dissipation (2 years duration) and accumulation (5 years duration) studies with  chosen well-trained technical team across countries, from Northern to Southern Europe.
Dedicated specimen shipments , chosen process and analytical laboratories (core...

HONEY COLLECTION / PRELEVEMENT DE MIEL

Collection of Honey, Nectar, Pollen...more studies in 2021

Frédéric Lebrun
As the new trial season is coming fast: Testapi is already answering to some new Nectar/Honey GLP requests on diverse crops, and following the most recent EU guidelines (Sept 2018). We are well managing such studies since several years across EU: please do not hesitate to contact us.

OSMIE

Ring-Test Non Apis

The OECD ring-test group for Bumblebees and Solitary bees will meet next Wednesday Feb28 - Friday  March 2nd in York (G-B).
Hervé Giffard will contribute as member of the bumblebee and osmia group to share 205-2017 data, in order to produce the next guidance document.