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Menorca bets on precision beekeeping

The island's beekeepers and their government see in technology the opportunity to bring a new impetus to the sector. With the "Precision Beekeeping 2020" project they are signing the first initiative of this scale in Spain

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BPI and ETICOOP are supporting Mellisphera

That's the good news of the fall. We have two new sponsors, BPI and ETICOOP, engaged with Mellisphera to support its development. On the one hand, the Public Investment Bank supports the development of the Mellisphera platform. Indeed, the BPI, whose slogan is "serving the future", is seduced by…

Apimondia 2019

Apimondia 2019

What is the international event that brings together every two years nations from Russia to Chile, from China to Australia, from the United States to Ethiopia, from Brazil to Slovenia? The Olympics ? no Apimondia! If you are passionate about beekeeping, be certain that Apimondia is the event not to…

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Beyond inspections: follow your apiary in real time

Precision beekeeping is characterized by real-time apiary monitoring. This is useful at any time, as well as for carrying out the yearly review. This article presents a detailed analysis of three apiaries monitored throughout the 2019 season. In an apiary as in life there are hives that are doing…

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Mellisphera v2 comming soon

We are pleased to announce that the launch of the new Mellisphera is scheduled for September 2019. Mellisphera v2 is the result of the close follow-up of about ten key users. We have analyzed their needs and integrated them into a brand new version to answer them as faithfully as possible. Here are…

Announcing a Conference – Introduction to precision beekeeping

Improve your apiary management with digital tools Thursday 11th July 6:30 pm in the Pau region Beekeepers beginners, experts and curious of nature, your are all welcome !

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Blooming and honeydews

One aspect that makes beekeeping an interesting practice is that it immerses you into nature. You become an informed observer of the ecosystem because you and your bees depend on it. At the end of your first season you easily assimilate the blooming calendar: in March cherry trees, in April apple…

Close to win at e-py exhibition!

E-Py: the digital Pyrenees This is the name of the salon Pau we attended on Thursday, June 13! This name reflects well our activity: nature and digital, intimately linked. Beautiful place that the Beaumont Palace to meet between professionals of digital innovation and the general public. From…

Mellisphera enters the open source community

Press release: bees health in open source

We invite you to discover our press release of June 2019! PAU, June 5, 2019 - The start-up Mellisphera announced, during the Vivatech 2019 fair, the opening of its MelliHealth platform under a free license. It informs beekeepers of the health status of their bees. MELLIHEALTH, THE HEALTH OF BEES……

The Digital Farm at the hearth of Paris

On June 5, 2019, we participated to LFDay. Here is the report of our impressions. An initiative like no other La Ferme Digitale (The Digital Farm) could be in some ways  compared with transformation initiatives such as the Factory of the Future or Industry 4.0. Nevertheless, it has two very…

Special announcement at Vivatech

What an exhibition! We had an exceptional experience at the Paris Exhibition Center, Porte de Versailles. 13,000 exhibitors were at the rendezvous of 124,000 visitors who came to meet them during these 3 days. A committed public We had the chance to welcome dozens of visitors. Whether they are…

The case of hive #5

Our hive R5 which in 2018 had achieved a beautiful acacia honeydew does not seem very successful in 2019. While during inspections it seemed to develop well, the results are clear: 4.9kg against 15.8kg produced last year. The daily detail is given below:

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Mellisphera swarms on YouTube!

You have waited for ages and we have fulfilled your wish: we have just added our first videos on YouTube! It's a pleasure to unveil our channel to talk about beekeeping and hive connected. We invite you to subscribe and leave us your best likes and comments. It's here!

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Precision Beekeeping 101

You have probably heard about Hive Monitoring technology. This is a part of a broader concept usually referred as Precision Beekeeping. Precision Beekeeping adopts a systemic view of the beekeeping practice. It’s a coherent integration of a set of useful information for the beekeeper.

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Can’t wait for Vivatech!

Mellisphera will participate in the VIVATECH 2019 show alongside the delegation of the New Aquitaine Region. It will be a great opportunity to show the public how data science contributes to the knowledge of bees. We are already preparing various new media for the event. For the first time in…

The French Tech in Bearn

In April 2019, Pau Béarn became French Tech community. Bzz bzzz! (which means "hurray!") But what is it, in fact? French tech is a global entrepreneurial initiative. She accompanies French start-ups in their creation, growth and success. By becoming a community of the label, our city will be at…

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Mellisphera welcomes reinforcement

Thanks to the digital Hackaton organized by GRETA Sud Aquitaine, we will work with six students for three months. Their specialties? Web development and web design! On the agenda: new encounters, new ideas, visual image, UX, graphics and a dose of fun, without forgetting the tech. We can not wait…

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NAIA: artificial intelligence exhibition

We were in Bordeaux on March 19, 2019 to bring connected beekeeping closer to artificial intelligence. Mellisphera is currently shipping AI in the automatic notebook. This module allows the beekeeper to write his intervention as he would on paper and then processes the information to classify it in…

Meeting of a eco-innovators network

We had the pleasure of participating in the General Assembly of the association Aquitaine Croissance Verte on March 19, 2019. This meeting was organized in partnership with the Hélioparc de Pau, where we are hosted, as well as with APESA . It was natural for us to meet the actors of this…

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Press is talking about us!

Home> Economy> Innovation ... This is where you can find us on the website of The Republic of the Pyrenees! Monday, February 11, we had the pleasure of receiving the journalist Gérard CAYRON, keenly interested by Mellisphera. We were able to introduce him to the "big picture" of the state of play…

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Gaves, Nives and Bees

It was in Accous, in the Aspe valley, that we were welcomed at the AG of the Abeille des Gaves et Nives syndicate. This event allowed us to introduce our platform to the members present and our connected hive concept. As always, we learned a lot from these exchanges, especially since the profiles…

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Google loves beekeeping

Do you know Google Slides? Maybe not, but at Mellisphera we use it regularly. This is a feature that allows you to build a slide show online, so you can access it from anywhere and share it with our favorite employees. In addition to being very practical, this tool has another huge advantage that…

Meeting American beekeepers

Every year, the American Beef Federation (ABF) organizes its international congress. Our friend Rich Morris, founder of Broodminder, invited us to present the prototype of Mellisphera to American beekeepers. With Rich and Theo, we met with beekeepers from Canada, the US and Mexico. In America…

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Free software exhibition: LibreCon

LIBRECON powered by CEBIT was co-organized by the Association of Free Technology Companies of Euskadi (ESLE) and Deutsche Messe. The actors of the French free software were represented by the Aquinetic Pole in spearhead. Three start-ups of the Aquitain ecosystem were part of the delegation:…

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B-Boost convention about free software

On November 6th and 7th, 2018, we went to the B-Boost congress in Bordeaux. We introduced Mellisphera to talk about connected hives and met with open source actors from France and elsewhere. We enjoyed our exchanges with Jean-Pierre Bouchillou Préviméteo and Emilie Pons of INRIA. Discussing with…

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Back from the Beekeeping Congress

We will have lived five days of rare intensity at the Apiculture and Apitherapy Congress in Rouen. We had the pleasure of meeting passionate beekeepers from all walks of life and with a wide variety of practices. We have gathered many expert opinions on the expectations of beekeepers. They are…

Meet at the Beekeeping Congress

Come and discover Mellisphera from the 25th to the 28th of October at the 1st International Congress of Beekeeping and Apitherapy. The event is organized by the National Union of Beekeeping, in partnership with the Apicole Syndicate of Haute-Normandie and the French-speaking Association of…

#BanquizDay in La Rochelle

All Banquizards of New Aquitaine met in La Rochelle on Friday, May 25th for this second edition of #BanquizDay. Present the free start-ups certainly, but also the support structures Unitec, Hélioparc, DigitalBay, CEI86 and the Region itself with Mathieu Hazouard, Regional Advisor delegated to…