When a Bee Sting Can Be Sweet!

Bug Squad - Happenings in the Insect World   By Kathy Keatley Garvey   12/4/13

A bee sting can be sweet.

Especially when the result is an auction item.

Take the case of "The Sting," a memorable lunch-hour photo that went viral. Extension apiculturist Eric Mussen and I were walking through the apiary of the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility, UC Davis, when he stopped abruptly.  "Kathy, get your camera ready,"...


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