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February 3, 2018
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How the region's farmers and researchers are working to save bees
February 3, 2018 - 8:30am
October 9, 2017
File photo of bees. Photo from Pixabay
'Insane' discovery: 30,000 bees - and 40 pounds of honey - inside the walls of a house
October 9, 2017 - 1:14pm
May 15, 2017
A honeybee sits atop a canola blossom in July 2014 in the Robinson, N.D., area. Canola is one of several flowering crops on which bees in North Dakota feed, and beekeepers would like to see more research on bee nutrition. Mikkel Pates/ Forum News Service
North Dakota offers money for honey bee research
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 14, 2017
Beekeepers Chiara and Travis Bolton sell their honey under a number of different names including Solarwise. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Sunnyside to bee-keeping: Solar gardens providing habitat for honey makers
May 14, 2017 - 11:34am
February 20, 2017
Blue Dasher Farm LLC grows milkweed plants to use in a risk assessment for practices that affect monarch butterflies. Photo taken Jan. 6, 2017, at Estelline, S.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Blue Dasher Farm embraces 'regenerative' research
February 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 11, 2017
The rusty patched bumble bee has been declining in recent years due to habitat loss, climate chnage and neonicotinoid pesticides. The species on Tuesday became the fist bumble bee in the continental U.S. to get Endangered Species Act protection. Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institute
Bumblebee placed on federal endangered species list
January 11, 2017 - 10:55pm
August 15, 2016
A scene from this year's Sturgis (Submitted photo)
Officer stung 47 times when bees get 'stirred up' in Sturgis
August 15, 2016 - 4:13pm
June 24, 2016
Minnesota beekeepers are losing 40 to 50 percent of their hives each year. Pesticides, parasites, viruses and other pathogens, as well as a lack of habitat and foods for pollinators, are all cited as factors in the crisis facing our pollinators, according to the Pesticide Action Network of Minneapolis, which helped support the “Keep the Hives Alive” tour. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Pollinator issue like staring at the barrel of a crisis
June 24, 2016 - 1:07pm
April 26, 2016
Minnesota Opinion: Here’s the buzz on how to help out our bees
April 26, 2016 - 2:00am
March 11, 2016
Letter: A timely article about bees
March 11, 2016 - 10:08am
February 15, 2016
Effort to aid honey bees, Monarch butterflies gets boost with public-private partnership plan
February 15, 2016 - 11:48pm
August 13, 2015
Humans may face malnutrition if birds and bees disappear
August 13, 2015 - 10:23pm
June 29, 2015
Offutt plants wildflowers to aid pollinators
June 29, 2015 - 10:48pm
A bee is seen on a flower in a forest near the village of Berezhok, north of Minsk, July 23. (REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko)
North Dakota honey bees get boost from USDA
October 29, 2014 - 11:48pm
October 6, 2014
Milkweed seeds await the combine at a native seed production field operated by Prairie Restorations near Glyndon. (Dan Gunderson/MPR News)
Seeds for bees
October 6, 2014 - 11:26pm