Over the winter Weaver said he lost about 30 percent of his honey bees, some inexplicably.
“I’ve had a few boxes of bees, a few of the 30 percent that died, just up and disappear,” he said. “That’s the question. What’s happening? You’ve got food, you’ve got groceries, you’ve got a good foundation. Everything’s in there. Why did the bees up and leave? Where did they go, nobody knows.”