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Minnesota beekeeper sues EPA over insecticide-coated seeds

Minnesota beekeeper sues EPA over insecticide-coated seeds

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — A federal lawsuit that's led by a central Minnesota beekeeper is seeking to make the Environmental Protection Agency label insecticide-coated seeds as a pesticide.

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Police: Thousands of honeybees killed at resort near Chicago

Police: Thousands of honeybees killed at resort near Chicago

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Truck carrying bees rolls on Loveland Pass

DENVER — Authorities say a semitrailer carrying boxes of honey bees rolled on Loveland Pass, causing some of the insects to escape.

November 02, 2015 2:02 amLoading…
Gates Pass hiking trails temporarily closed due to bees

Gates Pass hiking trails temporarily closed due to bees

Firefighters close area after large swarm of bees is reported

October 10, 2015 3:30 pm Photos

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Police: Golfer dies after being stung by bees in Michigan

DOVER TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Police say a 64-year-old golfer from Ohio has died after being stung at least 20 times by bees as he searched for a ball in woods in northern Michigan.

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Thief steals bees, $900 worth of honey in Kandiyohi County

NEW LONDON, Minn. — Some area beekeepers are taking security precautions after a number of beehive boxes and about $900 worth of unprocessed honey were stolen near the west-central Minnesota town of New London.

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Minnesota researchers test flowering plants as food for bees

MORRIS, Minn. — Researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture are testing about a dozen flowering plants that dot the landscape in western Minnesota to see whether they can be used as critical food for bees and an additional source of income for farmers.

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Dog dies, man stung by bee swarm in San Bernardino County

LOMA LINDA, Calif. — A dog whose Southern California owner illegally kept bees has died after being stung more than 100 times.

July 07, 2015 10:56 amLoading…

Beekeeper maintains hive by runways at Plainfield airport

PLAINFIELD, Ind. — Thousands of pollinators are creating an extra buzz around the runways at Indianapolis International Airport.

June 24, 2015 2:30 pmLoading…
Video: Bee careful around a bee colony

Video: Bee careful around a bee colony

When a feral colony moves in, it's time to get some professional help.

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Federal programs pay farmers to create habitat for bees

MAHNOMEN, Minn. — The federal agriculture department offers a range of conservation programs that pay farmers to plant a mix of perennial native flowers and grasses to help support the struggling bee population.

June 09, 2015 11:11 amLoading…
Gardeners: Give bees a chance

Gardeners: Give bees a chance

Take this 1 simple step to help honeybees survive.

May 22, 2015 7:00 am Photos

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Arizona honeybees making a comeback

Arizona honeybees making a comeback

Africanized bee invasion, mites and mystery disorder pose challenges to beekeepers.

November 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Bees

Bees

A few bees fly over the remains from an accident in a dumpster on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 in Newark, Del. Delaware transportation officials are warning motorists to keep windows closed and avoid unnecessary stops because of honeybee swarms near a highway ramp where a tractor trailer carrying…

May 21, 2014 5:43 pm
Bees

Bees

A few bees gather around the remains from an accident in a dumpster on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 in Newark, Del. Delaware transportation officials are warning motorists to keep windows closed and avoid unnecessary stops because of honeybee swarms near a highway ramp where a tractor trailer car…

May 21, 2014 5:43 pm
Bees

Bees

A few bees fly over the remains from an accident in a dumpster on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 in Newark, Del. Delaware transportation officials are warning motorists to keep windows closed and avoid unnecessary stops because of honeybee swarms near a highway ramp where a tractor trailer carrying…

May 21, 2014 5:42 pm
Bees

Bees

A few bees fly over the remains from an accident in a dumpster on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 in Newark, Del. Delaware transportation officials are warning motorists to keep windows closed and avoid unnecessary stops because of honeybee swarms near a highway ramp where a tractor trailer carrying…

May 21, 2014 5:42 pm
Bees

Bees

CORRECTS STATE TO DELAWARE INSTEAD OF NEW JERSEY - A firefighter sprays water after a tractor-trailer hauling honeybees overturned on the ramp from Route 896 to Interstate 95 near Newark, Del., releasing as many as 20 million swarming bees, Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Sgt. Paul Shavack said the d…

May 21, 2014 5:40 pm
Bees

Bees

Members of the Etna Hose Hook & Ladder Company and Station 33 Delaware Air Guard use foam to spray on bees along I-95 near Newark, Del., Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The ramp to I-95 in Newark reopened more than 12 hours after the rig carrying an estimated 16 million to 20 million bees crash…

May 21, 2014 5:41 pm

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