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Nearly 30 Percent of U.S. Bees Wiped Out This Winter

Bee Death

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  • Over the 2015 to 2016 winter, more than 28 percent of the bee colonies were lost — an increase of nearly 6 percent compared to the previous winter
  • More than half of the beekeepers reported winter colony loss rates that were greater than the average “acceptable” winter mortality rate, which is just under 17 percent
  • Beekeepers lost 44 percent of their colonies from April 2015 to March 2016, which is the highest annual loss on record

By Dr. Mercola

U.S. bees are in trouble, and, if the latest figures are any indication, the problem is getting worse instead of better.


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