Some experts say bee die-offs are far from unprecedented

Over the past year, large die-offs of commercial honeybee colonies, from unknown causes, have raised concern that an agricultural crisis is at hand. hNow some experts on insect biology and bee rearing are questioning how unusual the die-offs are, saying commercial beekeeping has long had a pattern of die-offs. Without better monitoring, they say, there’s too little information to know whether anything new or calamitous is happening.

Read more

Help get the Beekeeping Merit Badge Reinstated

Be Sociable, Share!
This entry was posted in Diseases and pesticides. Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.