- Mar 30, 2011
- Reaction score
- Hive Type
- Number of Hives
- Too many - but not nearly enough
France's problem was (same as the USA with SHB) that they ignored the threat when it was first discovered instead of meeting it head onSo far, the UK has been able to deal with the incursions of the last 4 years.
We have the benefit of mainland Europe's experiences so we are not in the same place as France was in 2004.
There's no evidence that AH is adapting to colder climates.
That said, if the temperatures we've had in 2020 in southern England is the beginning of a trend, our climate will be very suitable for them.