No interest in junk food: The diet of urban honey bees is the subject of a study by researchers at North Carolina State University.
Journalists from around the world came to visit the Bayer Bee Care Center in Monheim last week at the occasion of the 60th Congress of the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ).
Results look promising from a Bayer Crop Science Germany project to increase the biodiversity on intensively managed agricultural land.
Partners celebrate National Pollinator Week by announcing large-scale planting to establish spring forage for pollinators.
A fungal disease, caused by the pathogen Nosema bombi, is a key factor for poor health conditions of some bumble bees in the US.
The need for further research, collaboration and dialog, as well as education of consumers and governments were at the heart of the debate.