Saving the Honey Bee: Inside the OSU Honey Bee Lab


f you’ve seen honey bees in the news recently, it probably wasn’t good news. Terms like “honey bee decline” and “colony collapse disorder” have made global headlines. These terms describe an alarming decline in honey bee populations, which jeopardizes the stability of critical agricultural industries.

The OSU Honey Bee Lab is working to save honey bees—through science. In the video above, we look at the threats facing honey bees, and how the lab is working to preserve these essential pollinators.

Visit the OSU Honey Bee Lab website for more information about programs, resources, and services.

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