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Beepocalypse Inspired Activism

Bees are struggling and there are many ways to help by Ross Conrad Ever since the first public announcements of colony collapse disorder (CCD) came to light in 2006,…

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CATCH THE BUZZ: Illegal Honey, Again.

…Hackenberg of Union County, Pennsylvania’s largest commercial beekeeper, said his bees once produced 250,000 pounds of honey each year. Since researchers identified colony collapse disorder in 2006, Hackenberg’s annual honey…

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CATCH THE BUZZ: An Almond Blossom Story

…mysterious colony collapse disorder, mite problems, a lack of forage and impacts attributed to crop-protection materials applied during bloom. To secure enough bees to pollinate its almond crop, Paramount Farming…

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CATCH THE BUZZ: Plant Virus Moves to Bees

…“Thus, RNA viruses are a likely source of emerging and reemerging infectious diseases,” explain these researchers. Toxic viral cocktails appear to have a strong link with honey bee Colony Collapse

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CATCH THE BUZZ: Winter Losses Too High

…$5 million a year over five years to be allocated for research to combat pollinator decline and colony collapse disorder. If established, the PPH will support the activities already identified…

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CATCH THE BUZZ: Zombie Flies

ZOMBIE FLIES INFECTING MAJOR MEDIA OUTLETS. MAY BE THE CAUSE OF MEDIA COLLAPSE DISORDER Tom Theobald The so-called “Zombie Flies” have supposedly reappeared in bee colonies and again are…

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The Voice Of The South: Neonicotinoids

…of high honey bee mortality (termed Colony Collapse Disorder) to neonicotinoids or any other insecticides. It is a ‘no brainer’ to say that insecticides have a great potential for harming…

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A Closer Look: Bee Health and Pesticides

…well as from operations that were diagnosed as having colony collapse disorder. Included in this survey were dead bees collected from local or community applications of insecticides. A total of…

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