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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: 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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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: Oz Bees Back To The US?

…contribute to colony collapse disorder in honey bee populations across north America, has halted Australia’s live bee exports to the US. CSIRO scientist, Dr John Roberts is testing the bee…

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CATCH THE BUZZ: From The President

…of managed honey bees and native bees, including longitudinal studies, to determine the relative contributions of, and mitigation strategies for, different stressors leading to species declines and colony collapse disorder,…

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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: 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: Jeff Pettis Steps Down

…MD, and will devote his energy to his research program and collaborations with colleagues and beekeepers. Dr. Pettis guided the Laboratory through the turbulent times of Colony Collapse Disorder and…

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Pesticides, or Habitat Loss?

…heading back to the hive, a key issue on Colony Collapse Disorder. Paul Bedard, the Washington Examiner’s “Washington Secrets” columnist, can be contacted at pbedard@washingtonexaminer.com Find EVERY BUZZ Archive at…

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CATCH THE BUZZ: Honey Really Is Better

…honey bees sucrose or high-fructose corn syrup when times are lean inside the hive. This practice has come under scrutiny, however, in response to colony collapse disorder, the massive —…

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