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Just let ‘em bee: aggressive Africanized bees play nice in Manatee

Africanized “killer” bees arrived locally several years ago. But for some reason, the critters with lightning tempers go into chill mode when they hit Manatee County. Read more

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Africanized honeybee safety class

Homeowners, parents of young children and outdoor workers are encouraged to learn safety tips for Africanized honeybee encounters in Florida. Read more

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Don’t downplay danger of disturbed hives

Everyone knows that honeybees are very important as a source of honey and as pollinators to many crops, and that right now the beekeeping industry is having many problems. No one disputes that. But Africanized Honeybees are a very real … Continue reading

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Port Authority protects against Africanized bees

Africanized honey bees, better known as killer bees, are rarely spotted in Mobile, and the state of Alabama wants to keep it that way. Read more

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The bee all and end all of hive removal

Here is a story about Dorothy Sklaroff. She’s a partner in the beehive-removal business and have to deal with africanized honey bees. Read more

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Countdown to killer bees

With the Africanized honeybee now established in Florida, experts say it is only a matter of time before the so-called “killer bee” is introduced into North Carolina. Read more

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‘Killer’ bees tracked near New Orleans

Another headache for survivors of Hurricane Katrina in flood-damaged St. Bernard Parish: killer bees. Read more

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No africanized honeybees In N.C. yet

Africanized honeybees have yet to reach North Carolina, according to a recent survey of honeybees by state experts. Read more

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Killer bees not found yet in North Carolina

North Carolina officials say Africanized honeybees, also known as killer bees, have not reached the state, according to a survey of honeybees by state experts released Friday. Read more

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Killer Bees in New Mexico

Killer bees have been confirmed in eastern New Mexico. Read more

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