Honeybee Numbers Deceptive; Corn Yield and Acreage
**A new report by USDA says while honeybee populations increased slightly from last year, it’s not a true reflection of colony stresses beekeepers are overcoming.
USDA statistician Joshua O’Rear says while honeybee colonies increased three percent in April over last ye…
Orchardists Expecting an Apple Bumper Crop
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — Apple growers are expecting a bumper crop this year as workers begin harvesting the fruit from trees around Washington.
Hail in July tempered initial expectations for a record-setting 120 million bushels of fresh apples...