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Animals  (tags: bees, Colony Collapse Disorder, CCD, bee garden )

Pami
- 1574 days ago - blog.gaiam.com
For at least a decade, honeybee colonies throughout the world have been hit with a mysterious condition, dubbed by scientists as Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD). In infected hives, the adult worker bees leave the hive and never return.



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Sue H. (7)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 9:24 am
I so hope that they find an answer to this problem very
soon.
We need our bees. We will all be eating fruits and vegies grown in a lab if they can't fix this.

 

. (0)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 6:38 pm
Yards and gardens that attract bees are also beautiful and colorful. My yard is currently in full bloom with seven trees covered in flowers. Nearly a dozen flowering shrubs will be coming into bloom about the time the trees are finished. I do not us pesticides of any kind and rely on natural pest control such as Lady Bugs, Mantis and birds. Build bird houses to attract birds. Adult birds eat a variety of foods, but all of their young are fed insects. Bees are not on the bird's menu.
 

Melissa Martin (19)
Sunday April 11, 2010, 5:12 am
I hope they find a real answer soon. We have seen our big bumbles so far but no honey bees yet. We saw a few last year.
 

. (0)
Sunday April 11, 2010, 10:55 am
Even with the proliferation of blooms, I am concerned that my fruit crop this year will be very small. I have not seen any bees, honey or bumble. It is worrying.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday April 11, 2010, 11:50 am
Thanks :)
 

Kurt van der Blom (20)
Sunday June 13, 2010, 9:27 am
Please sign this pledge to save honeybees
http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/bees-killed-by-mobiles
 
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