Scientists stunned by huge honeybee discovery - BABW News

A massive finding about honeybees could have huge implications for the future of farming in the United States. Scientists have just made a very big discovery about honeybees, a finding that could provide hope to growing concerns about a species that is ...

Welcome News for Honey Bees - PharmiWeb.com (press release)

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's report of honey bee colony losses from the Bee Informed Partnership (BIP), in collaboration with the Apiary Inspectors of America (AIA) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture ...

Beekepers lost 33% of honeybee colonies last year - Pulse Headlines

It seems as if there is a new glimmer of hope for the American honeybee population, as a new nationwide survey shows that beekeepers across the United States lost 33 percent of their honeybee colonies during the year between April 2016 and April 2017.

Study Finds Mixed News About Bee Populations - New Delhi Times

There's a glimmer of hope for the American bee population. But, according to a new study, the outlook for this critical insect is mostly grim. Researchers report a slowing of the rate of decline in the bee population over the past year, dropping to its ...

A Third of U.S. Bee Colonies Died in the Last Year - Pacific Standard

Over the last year, one-third of bee colonies in the United States disappeared. The die-off is the latest data point in a decade-long decline in the nation's honeybee colonies, brought about by a confluence of habitat loss, pesticides, and parasitic ...

Three Reasons Honeybees are Dying, 2017 Edition - Inverse

A survey of nearly 5,000 beekeepers across the United States has found a third of the bees they managed died between April 2016 and March 2017, which, while it sounds bad, isn't as bad as one would think, given the trouble bees have seen over the last ...

Honey bee colony loss hits lowest point in years - AGDAILY

The rate of loss among honey bee colonies reached its lowest point in years, which is good news for these vital pollinators. A report from the Bee Informed Partnership, in collaboration with the Apiary Inspectors of America and the USDA, showed that an ...

The Sweet Science of Florida's Honey Bees - WGCU News

Fundraising effort are underway for the humble honey bee, as the University of Florida's Honey Bee Research and Extension Laboratory reaches toward just shy of its $3.5 million goal to build a state-of the-art facility for scholars and Florida ...