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Bees Are Producing Blue And Green Honey In France Because They Like M&Ms

[credit provider=”ABC News” url=”http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/bees-produce-blue-honey-are-m-and-ms-to-blame-17404390″] Bees apparently love M&M’s. Their hankering for the coloured-coated candy has turned batches of honey in France blue and green, Patrick Genthon of Reuters reports.After an investigation, beekeepers in Eastern France discovered that the bees were not pollinating local flower beds, but instead going to a biogas plant about […]
Bees Are Producing Blue And Green Honey In France Because They Like M&Ms
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One Third Of America’s Honey May Be A Dangerous And Illegal Import From China

[credit provider=”Flickr/biggernoise” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/biggernoise/3532107211/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] Without enough hives to support demand, the U.S. imports more than half of the 410 million pounds of honey it consumes each year.China was the biggest supplier until the US slapped a tariff on Chinese exports to counter state subsidies. But China came up with a clever way […]
One Third Of America’s Honey May Be A Dangerous And Illegal Import From China
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$15 Billion Bee Murder Mystery Deepens

[credit provider=”Bob Gutowski via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/versicolor/3340587300/”] It was the buzz heard round the world. On Thursday, the front-page New York Times article titled, “Scientists and Soldiers Solve a Bee Mystery” was supposed to close the book on a four-year long case involving the unexplained death of millions of honey bees […]
$15 Billion Bee Murder Mystery Deepens