Thursday, November 8, 2012

The Ohio Department of Agriculture advised beekeepers Wednesday to be wary of environmental conditions that could affect food sources for some bee colonies over the winter. According to the department, drought-like conditions experienced in Ohio this past year, as well as a lack of nectar and water, could leave some bee colonies with fewer resources during the winter. Because of this, ODA is encouraging bee keepers to ensure that their insects are properly fed in the coming months.

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