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View Resource Carl Hayden Bee Research Center

The Carl Hayden Bee Research Center, part of the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Agricultural Research Service, conducts ecological studies of honey bees to improve honey production and pollination of agricultural crops. This award-winning Web site has recently added an Expert Forum on Honey Bees where users are able submit their questions to USDA experts and receive a response via email. A...

https://www.ars.usda.gov/pacific-west-area/tucson-az/honey-b...
View Resource BeeHoo: World's Beekeeping Directory

It doesn't get too much more specialized than this. BeeHoo is a Yahoo-esque directory of resources for, you guessed it, beekeepers and bee enthusiasts. The site is not searchable but may be browsed by category and subtopic. These include bees, bee management, hives products, and health, among others. Sites are listed with a brief description, including languages used at the site. BeeHoo has a nice...

http://www.beehoo.com/
View Resource International Bee Research Association

This website presents the International Bee Research Association (IBRA), a not-for-profit organization founded in 1949 working to provide researchers and beekeepers with information in the topic areas of bee species, pollination, diseases and pests, nectar and pollen sources, and more. The IBRA website provides information about the organization, about conferences and other events, and about the...

http://www.ibrabee.org.uk
View Resource The Birkey Group: BeeSource.com

BeeSource.com, a great resource for both amateur and professional apiarists, was created by Barry Birkey, a Web designer, remodeling business owner, and beekeeper. A stand-out website feature is the Plans section, which contains downloadable plans (with images) for a variety of beehives, honey extractors, pollen traps, an Apidictor, and more. The site contains many relevant news stories, and...

https://beesource.com/
View Resource USDA Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: ARS Beekeeping Bibliography

As part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, the Bee Research Laboratory conducts "research on the biology and control of honey bee parasites, diseases, and pests to ensure an adequate supply of bees for pollination and honey production." One important service provided by the Laboratory is the searchable ARS Bee Bibliography, which contains bee-keeping...

https://www.ars.usda.gov/northeast-area/beltsville-md-barc/b...
View Resource Death of honeybees continues to baffle scientists

Mysterious disorder puts S.D. bees at risk http://www.argusleader.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070515/NEWS/705150301/1001 Queen Bees-In Hive or Castle, Duty Without Power http://www.nytimes.com/2007/05/15/science/15angi.html Are mobile phones wiping out our bees? http://news.independent.co.uk/environment/wildlife/article2449968.ece You've saved whales and dolphins-now save the...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2007/0518
View Resource Post-colony collapse disorder, bees receive a helping hand in cities

Woman relocates bees to more loving home http://www.ajc.com/news/cobb/woman-relocates-bees-to-141983.html The short-haired bumblebee: Bzzzt, it's back http://www.economist.com/world/britain/displaystory.cfm?story_id=14460103 Propolis Bee Farm: A New Tourist Attraction in Penang http://www.bernama.com/bernama/v5/newsindex.php?id=441573 Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/2009/0925