Items Tagged with 'honey bees'


Co-op launches crowdfunding campaign to save honeybees

Agriculture industry is suffering from unexpected loss of hives.

June 26, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The plight of the honeybees has been gaining a lot of attention as scientists try to figure out what is behind the current trend of colony collapse disorder, which is when adult worker bees disappear from their hives leaving a queen, immature bees and honey behind. Read More

Honeybee research takes flight at GVSU

Professors and students develop online network to share information

June 13, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) One-third of the food people consume is produced through the pollination efforts of honeybees, which is why beekeepers, farmers and scientists have grave concerns about the rapid bee population decline. Read More