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April 8, 2013

Neonics 

Macro shot of a bee gathering nectar from a yellow flower

EPA Sued Over Pesticides, Bee Deaths

As evidence mounts for the link between neonicontinoid use and bee deaths, a group of concerned Americans is bring suit against the EPA.

October 26, 2012

Spray That Somewhere Else! 

bumblebee on flower

Bumblebees Also Adversely Affected By Pesticides

Turns out honeybees aren't the only pollinators who need to worry about pesticides.

May 26, 2010

Colony Collapse Disorder 

A honeybee gathering nectar from a yellow flower.

USDA: Possible Cause Of Colony Collapse Disorder Identified

A new study has been released citing a possible cause of Colony Collapse Disorder, the term given to the recent declines in honey bee colonies.

April 15, 2010

Genetic Engineering 

bee pollinating an almond blossom.

Bee Shortage Leads To Development Of Self-Pollinating Almond Trees

The USDA reports that geneticists are working to develop a self-pollinating almond tree to compensate for the rapid decline of honey bee populations

February 18, 2010

Beekeeping 

African bees in honey

Bees, Blues, Biology: History Demystifies Honey Bees’ Disappearance

The enigmatic disappearance of bees in the last three years has less to do with any one injurious factor than does hundreds of years of poor beekeeping.

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