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CATCH THE BUZZ- Source of Beekeeper Revenue

Driven by Almonds, Pollination Services Now Exceed Honey as a Source of Beekeeper Revenue By: Peyton Ferrier Until the early 20th century, honey bees (Apis Melifera) primarily provided beekeepers revenue through the sale of honey. In the 1910s, beekeepers began renting colonies to farmers to improve the yields of melons, orchard crops, and, later, following agronomic evidence, alfalfa and vegetable…
UOVBA News Bot
May 7, 2021