New Federal Grants For Connecticut Research On Honeybee Health

November 21, 2016

From: Hartford Courant

By Gregory B. Hladky

Breeding parasite-resistant honeybees and improving crops like strawberries and hops are some of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station projects being targeted with $240,000 in new federal grants.


One of the projects being funded is an attempt to develop honeybees capable of resisting the ravages of the varroa mite, one of the key suspects in massive bee die-offs in recent years.

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