Protecting Pollinators - Honey Bee Stressors (Part 2)

Part two of SeedWorld magazine’s Protecting Pollinators series of articles delves into the factors which may affect honey bee health, threatening the pollination industry in the USA.

Many experts agree that poor bee health is very complicated and cannot be attributed to one single cause, making it difficult to solve.

Some of the factors which affect bee health include diseases, parasites (especially the Varroa mite, see picture), extreme environmental and climatic effects and also certain agricultural and apicultural practices.

Read the complete article here.

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