Researchers around the globe continue to look for the causes of what’s being called “colony collapse disorder” with honeybees. Agriculture depends on bees to pollinate the crops needed for market and in turn the family dinner table. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Brittany Wienke reports, researchers and beekeepers alike say there are several possible causes for the problem.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/wienkebeewrapmixdown.mp3]
The city of Cedar Key, in partnership with UF/IFAS, is encouraging residents to volunteer in Cedar Key's 16th annual International Coastal Cleanup Saturday.