Finding Ways To Help Vermont's Bee Population Thrive
02/28/12 12:50PM By Jane Lindholm, Samantha Fields  Download MP3
Beekeepers in parts of the eastern United States are reporting massive losses this winter. The Plattsburgh Press-Republican quotes New York's Champlain Valley Beekeepers Association president Dick Crawford as saying that his members have lost up to 90 or even 100% of their hives.
Chaz Mraz is president of the Vermont Beekeepers Association. He spoke with VPR's Jane Lindholm about the condition of Vermont hives.