Beekeepers Partner with Land Managers to Access Forage

Ag Alert    By Christine Souza    June 18, 2014


Finding access to forage or natural sources of pollen and nectar for honeybees is already difficult in rainy years, and this year's extremely dry conditions make it even more challenging for California beekeepers to maintain bee health. As beekeepers and others mark National Pollinator Week this week, beekeepers say it's important to continue conversations with land managers about the need for increased access to forage.

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[Note: Our very own Bill Lewis (past-President of the Los Angeles County Beekeepers Association and current President of the California State Beekeepers Association) is quoted in the article.]