Posts tagged with: Honeybee Health

Do the worker bees riot? Does chaos erupt, and the hive plunge into anarchy? After all, the queen bee is the only bee in the hive fully capable of producing...
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Bacteria in flowers may boost honeybees’ healthy gut microbes Honeybees were into probiotics way before they were cool, a new study suggests. The hipster insects serve up beneficial bacteria that...
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“Flowers are hotspots for parasite spread between and within pollinator populations,” said Peter Graystock, a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Entomology at the University of California, Riverside and a member of...
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  WORKER BEE WITH TWO VARROA MITES A new genetics study of wild honeybees offers clues to how a population has adapted to a mite that has devastated bee colonies...
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