Bee Culture

CATCH THE BUZZ- The Bees, They’re Gone.

The bees, they’re gone. Beekeeper Clay Ford, who owns the Pleasants Valley Honey Company, also known as “Clay’s Bees,” is devastated. The fast-moving Vacaville Fire, part of the LNU Lightning Complex fires, claimed 73 of his 81 beehives. Gone, millions of bees. At an average of 60,000 per hive, that’s about 3.9 million bees. The estimated loss: about $30,000. And…
UOVBA News Bot
August 29, 2020