New York City has Busy Swarm Season

Bee Health June 19, 2012|Print

As Swarms Startle New York, Officer on Bee Beat Stays Busy

"..This spring in New York City, clumps of homeless bees have turned up, often in inconvenient public places, at nearly double the rate of past years. A warm winter followed by an early spring, experts say, has created optimal breeding conditions. That may have caught some beekeepers off guard, especially those who have taken up the practice in recent years..."

Full story at NY Times here.