Posts Tagged: honey bees

Corn Planting Sends Tremors Through Bee Country

Posted by & filed under agriculture, Food and Sustainable Agriculture, Loon Commons blog.

Sometimes laboratory science and the reality of what’s happening on the ground intersect in a graphic way. That’s what struck me this morning as I was watching a video shot by Minnesota beekeeper Steve Ellis on May 7. Ellis has documented the die-off of bees on the very day that neighboring fields were planted with… Read more »