Bug Squad - Happenings in the Insect World By Kathy Keatley Garvey 1/10/12
They're on to something.
An international research team has been researching honey bee pollination of almonds in the three-county area of Yolo, Colusa and Stanislaus since 2008, and what these scientists have discovered is astounding.
The bottom line: Honey bees are more effective at pollinating almonds when other species of bees are present.
The research, “