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New Honeybee Breed Key to Combating Colony Collapse Disorder


Animals  (tags: British beekeeper, Honeybee, Breeding, Colony Collapse Disorder )

Anna
- 1435 days ago - treehugger.com
A British beekeeper has been working on creating a new strain of honeybee resistant to the varroa mite, a prime suspect in colony collapse disorder (CCD), and it looks like he's hit a high note after 18 years of careful observation and selective breeding.



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Molly Lemen (52)
Wednesday August 25, 2010, 12:41 am
i hope it helps.
 

gail dair (0)
Wednesday August 25, 2010, 12:43 am
noted ty
 

Sharon Balloch (132)
Wednesday August 25, 2010, 7:06 am
Thanks noted..
 

luca pisaroni (0)
Thursday August 26, 2010, 1:47 am
thanks
 

Rajee Seetharam (138)
Thursday August 26, 2010, 3:46 am
Noted with thanks.
 

pam w. (191)
Thursday August 26, 2010, 1:53 pm
Let's hope so!
 
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