Why This Honey Bee Research Is So Important

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.

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