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New Honeybee Breed Key to Combating Colony Collapse Disorder

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

- 2825 days ago -
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 (127)
Wednesday August 25, 2010, 7:06 am
Thanks noted..

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

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

pam w (139)
Thursday August 26, 2010, 1:53 pm
Let's hope so!
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