Beekeepers, from commercial concerns to hobbyists, lost over a third of their colonies in the year to April 2017.
This is part one of a three part series of technical articles on climate change and agriculture, from the Welsh Government funded Farming Connect service.
Both Scotland and northern Ireland have gained negligible risk status for BSE
Farmers' Union of Wales officials have met with candidates from the main political parties ahead of next month’s election to share their questions and concerns around the impacts of Brexit.
Brazil’s agriculture ministry was torched by protestors on Wednesday, as demonstrations in response to further corruption accusations against the president - this time from the former boss of a meat packing firm - flared up.