The Orion

Beekeepers feeling the sting

Beekeepers feeling the sting

Molly Sullivan

February 24, 2016

Bee thieves are emerging in swarms during Butte County’s pollination season. According to the Butte County sheriff, over 500 beehives have been stolen from neighboring counties, and at least 64 hives have been taken from a Butte County orchard. Beekeepers are being stung by competitors as recent re...

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