No Answers in Mystery Oregon Bee Deaths

Statsman Journal      By Stacy Loew    August 12, 2014

No pesticides were found in bees collected from four Clackamas County sites where entire colonies were found dead in June, the Oregon Department of Agriculture announced Monday.

Previous tests for disease and viruses also showed nothing that would explain the mass die-offs.

"We're really left without any concrete evidence of what affected those particular hives," said Dale Mitchell, ODA pesticides program manager.

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