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U.S. Sugar employee dies after bee attack in Clewiston

CLEWISTON—In what can only be described as a ‘freak accident’, a U.S. Sugar employee died last week after a swarm of bees stung him while he was conducting his normal rounds at his job. In the wake of the incident, … Continue reading

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Strange migrating bees on the move in South America

ECUADOR, Dec. 9, 2013 — As scientists desperately research why honeybees are disappearing and dying at alarming rates, they now they have another unexplained behavior to figure out: Migration. Bees migrating back and forth to specific places with the seasons, … Continue reading

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Zanesville police officers share beekeeping hobby

Zanesville police officers share beekeeping hobby ZANESVILLE — Beekeeping had always interested Tony Coury, but it wasn’t until 2010 that he decided to go a step further and make it a serious endeavor. He was slated to have ankle replacement surgery … Continue reading

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Pesticides driving bees from citrus groves to urban areas

Pesticides driving bees from citrus groves to urban areas. CAPE CORAL, Fla. – Homeowners on Southeast 3rd Avenue are relieved to see a huge beehive gone. They say the bees were a bother. “They are the biggest hives I’ve ever … Continue reading

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Beekeepers, honey aficionados have sweet time at honey bee festival

Beekeepers, honey aficionados have sweet time at honey bee festival. The inaugural North Florida Honey Bee Festival at the Garden Club of Jacksonville was abuzz with beekeepers and honey aficionados Sunday who came together in sweet celebration of the industrious … Continue reading

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