Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Latest Reports on Cause of CCD (Colony Collapse Disorder)

You may have read these articles already or received them via email from beekeeping newsgroups.

Just in case you didn't here are links to the stories and information behind the latest research information available regarding Colony Collapse Disorder that were released last week.

This post is more for a historical record for this journal. I found it very useful to read both the scientific report and the news reports.

Here is a link for a story in NPR referencing the study:
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2010/10/07/130397460/military-and-scientists-find-new-suspects-in-dying-beehives

Here is a link for a story in the New York Times referencing the study. This one is not so scientific in description and gives interesting background info.
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/07/science/07bees.html?_r=1

This is the research paper on the discovery:
http://www.plosone.org/home.action
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