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Rapid Recap: 2019 Status on Bees

You might have thought that all the reviews of 2019 were over by now. Not so fast! One more coming…right here…I have researched the 2019 status of bees with scientific findings that you may not yet have heard about.

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A Rapid Recap of the Garden Bee Problem

Have you been wondering whether we’ve made any progress helping our poor, sick bees? Is there still something to worry about?

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I’ve done a little digging for you and can report that—as with most things in life—there’s good news and bad news. The good news overall is that hundreds of people are working hard on the problem: scientists, farmers, beekeepers, citizen scientists, corporate research & development partners, backyard gardeners, schools…all working together. They all have something to report on their piece of the work…