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Honey Bee In Winter

Never Been So Happy To See Dead Bees

We have over a foot of snow on the ground and it is threatening to drop another 8 to 10 inches this weekend.   304 more words


Combining Hives – What NOT to do

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Mistakes are Good…sometimes?

“Mistakes are good,” says Michael Bush, author of the book “The Practical Beekeeper”. But when you’re the beekeeper mucking up royally, and the bees are suffering for your stupid mistakes, it feels horrible! 889 more words


Widespread impacts of neonicotinoids on bee health 'impossible to deny', say scientists

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent, BBC News

Neonicotinoid pesticides are causing significant damage to a wide range of beneficial species and are a key factor in the decline of bees, say scientists. 518 more words

Big Chem News

Mass die off of honeybees found in Oregon, America

The Oregon Department of Agriculture is investigating the die-off of thousands of honeybees in Sherwood.

KGW reports dead bees were found Sunday scattered along on Highway 99 at Sunset Boulevard. 63 more words


Mass Honey Bee Die-Off In Oregon

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Agriculture says the thousands of honey bees found dead along Highway 99 in Sherwood may have been hit by cars. 122 more words


Unwrapping the SR Hives

Winter has finally ended, and the bees have been anxious to get back to work, collecting nectar and pollen. Here are the hives all wrapped up on the SR roof this afternoon: 188 more words

Southern Iowa ELAP Bee Inspection

I spent yesterday down in the southwestern part of the state counting boxes of dead bees. The USDA Emergency Livestock Assistance Program (ELAP) has been reinstated in the Farm Bill this year. 458 more words