Lowcountry beekeeping experiences a new, more urban revival

April 4, 2015 8:08 PM

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As many know, bees have suffered from both introduced pests and pesticides, including plants that are genetically modified to be toxic to insects, as well as stress and malnutrition from industrial-level uses, involving transporting large numbers of bees to pollinate mass-scale farms.

And the newest threat is coming from the introduction of Africanized bees, long known as “killer bees.”

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