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1Conrad

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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What is killing the bees in greece?

…suffers from Colony Collapse Disorder symptoms (CCD) as well. Beekeeping in Greece is very much part of its history and rubric. There are a total of 1.5 million beehives. In…

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A five-frame nucleus colony awaiting additional empty frames. Many beekeepers have turned to splitting hives and making nucs in an effort to make up for record colony losses.

The Apicultural Coverup

…Colony Decline, PLoS ONE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0013181 Cox-Foster, D., et. al., (2007) A Metagenomic Survey of Microbes in Honey Bee Colony Collapse Disorder, Science, Vol. 318, Issue 5848 pp 283-287 Douglas, M.,…

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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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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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