Commercial Beekeeper, Jim Doan, Discusses Bee Informed Partnership Survey with June Stoyer and Tom Theobald on The Neonicotinoid View.
Neonicotinoids Devastate Australian Beekeepers
Many industry apologists adamantly insist that the decline is due to Varroa Mites. While Varroa Mites do greatly impact the health of the colony, it is clearly not the case when it comes to the rapidly declining honeybee population in Australia. Why? Well, there are no Varroa Mites in Australia. So, this is a moot argument in the down under, at least for the time being. What is killing the bees? In this week’s segment of The Neonicotinoid View, host June Stoyer and Colorado beekeeper, Tom Theobald talk to commercial beekeeper, Jeffrey Gibbs about Australia’s honeybee crisis.
Neonicotinoids Negatively Affect Male Honey Bee Reproductive Capacity
In this week’s segment of The Neonicotinoid View, host June Stoyer and Tom Theobald discuss new research on the impact of pesticides on bee sperm.