Massive honeybee death threatening US food supply

Nearly one in three commercial honeybee colonies in the United States died or disappeared last winter. This is an unsustainable decline that threatens the nation’s food supply. There are multiple factors behind the decline. Pesticides, fungicides, parasites, viruses and malnutrition — are believed to cause the losses, which were officially announced today by a consortium… Read More Massive honeybee death threatening US food supply