Comments for: Maine beekeepers busy rebuilding devastated hives

Posted June 24, 2011, at 1:16 p.m.
Last modified June 24, 2011, at 1:31 p.m.

MACHIAS | Beekeepers across Maine are scrambling this summer to rebuild their hive populations after most experienced a weather-related 40 percent loss of bees last fall. Livermore beekeeper Charlie Merrill said last year’s long, hot summer resulted in bees remaining active longer than usual and beyond when plants were …

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