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In the News

Honey, It’s Electric: Bees Sense Charge On Flowers

Use of Common Pesticide, Imidacloprid, Linked to Bee Colony Collapse

Pesticides linked to honeybee decline
The first study conducted in a natural environment has shown that systemic pesticides damage bees’ ability to navigate.

Study: Disorientation from pesticides a clue to bee disorder

How Bees Are Harmed by Common Crop Pesticides

Pesticides suspected in mass die-off of bees

2 Studies Point to Common Pesticide as a Culprit in Declining Bee Colonies

Honey as an Antibiotic: Scientists Identify a Secret Ingredient in Honey That Kills Bacteria

Why the Bees Are Dying

Bumblebees Dying

New Technique Could Help Solve Mystery of Vanishing Bees

Pheromone Increases Foraging Honey Bees, Leads to Healthier Hives

Bee Pastures May Help Pollinators Prosper

Brain Gene Expression Changes When Honey Bees Go the Distance

Scientist Tracks Origins of Bootleg Honey from China


Africanized Honey Bees
Amazing Benefits of Honey!
American Beekeeping Federation
Backyard Beekeeping – Davis Wiki
Bee Hive plan woodworking plans
Beekeeping Journal
Bees and When to Harvest Honey – Hobby Farms
Beesource Beekeeping – Types of Hives and Hive Equipment

Brushy Mountain Bee Farm, Inc.
Flower Pollinators: All About Bees and Beekeeping
Flower Pollination Resource Guide
Guide To Bee-Friendly Gardens
Hive Robbers | The Bee Space – The National Honey Board

Honey Label Requirements and Infographic
Marketing Your Honey | Bees Buzzing
Marin Beekeepers
The Melissa Gardens
Sustainable Beekeeping Introduction Robin Morris
The Barefoot Beekeeper
The Gardening Tutor
The Xerces Society – Pollinator Conservation Resource
UC Davis Department of Entomology