Statewide Drought Takes Toll On California’s Honey-Producing Bee Population

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By austind03 on August 13, 2018

Exterminator, Jude Verret, Hornet's Nest, Hornets, Wasps

LOS BANOS, CA – SEPTEMBER 05: Mike Brandi with Gene Brandi Apiaries tends to bee hives on September 5, 2014 in Los Banos, California. As California’s severe drought pushes through its third year, honey bees are producing less honey due to a lack of wildflowers and fewer farm crops that honey bees extract nectar from to produce honey.

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