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Bee Morphometrics

"Imported honey bees from mainland Europe are thought to have diluted the genetic make-up of the British bee, rendering it less well adapted to the climate and environment. Scientists at Bangor have developed a method for beekeepers to increase their chances of breeding more robust bees in the UK."

Find out more at https://www.bangor.ac.uk/senrgy/research/facilities/bees.php.en

All rights reserved: Bangor University, School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography.

Link shared with WBKA from the Gwynedd Beekeeping Yahoo Group

Bees' favourite plants revealed by Botanic Garden study

"National Botanic Garden of Wales research has revealed which plants bees choose for their pollen."

"Scientists investigated the species honey bees liked most during spring as part of efforts to protect the bees' environment and better understand their habits."

Source – BBC News

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