Managed Pollinators

Honey bees comprise many “races:”

Italian, Starline, Cordovan, Caucasian, Carniolan, Midnite, Russian, Buckfast, German or English native bees, Yugo,Africanized Honey Bees (AHB). For details on each race of honey bee go to the University of Arkansas Dept. of Agriculture  http://bees.uark.edu/Keeping/types-of-bees.html and http://www.suebee.com/encyclobeedia

 

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