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CATCH THE BUZZ -Feral Honey Bees and Pathogens

Penn State News Feral colonies provide clues for enhancing honey bee tolerance to pathogens Feral honey bees gather at the entrance to their nest in an abandoned shed in Harrison Valley, Pennsylvania. Researchers have found that such feral colonies may have higher tolerance to pathogens than managed honey bee colonies. Image: Katy Evans Chuck Gill UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Understanding the genetic…
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February 15, 2021