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In the latest confrontation between the bee industry and the Trump administration, a group of concerned beekeepers have sued the Environmental Protection Agency over its July decision to expand the use of a pesticide that's known to harm bees and other pollinators.
Bee lovers are abuzz on National Honeybee Day, the time of year when we honor nature's hardest-working pollinator.
This past winter in the United States saw the most honeybee colonies lost in more than a decade, according to the nonprofit Bee Informed.
The US Department of Agriculture has suspended data collection for its annual Honey Bee Colonies report, citing cost cuts -- a move that robs researchers and the honeybee industry of a critical tool for understanding honeybee population declines, and comes as the USDA is curtailing other research programs.
On the West Side of Chicago, honey bees have become a beacon of hope for former inmates.
Police want to know who burned dozens of beehives in a town just south of Houston.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported this week that the struggling honey bee population is doing better. But area beekeepers are working to ensure bees have a local place to call home.
Even though plenty of bees are buzzing around his backyard, beekeepers say that's not the reality around the country.