Submitting Samples to NBDC
Samples must be received in the laboratory by Friday, December 13, 2019 to ensure completion of all tests before holiday closure.
Samples received on or after Monday 16, 2019 may not have all testing completed until January 2020.
Regular sample reception and laboratory testing will be resume January 2, 2020.
The NBDC offers diagnostic services for the detection of the most common honey bee pathogens: American Foulbrood, European Foulbrood, Nosema, Varroa mites, Tracheal mites and Viruses.
The NBDC also offers chemical residue analysis services for honey, bee, pollen and propolis samples through the Chemistry Laboratory of Agriculture and Rural Development – Government of Alberta in Edmonton.
Navigate through the drop down menus to find information on how to send a sample for testing. Please complete the online submission form to send a request for services to the NBDC.
Results, Fees & Payment
For more information about submitting samples, please contact: