Originally Posted by Dog Dancer
Thanks Barkingdog, we're losing bee's here too, it's pretty much endemic worldwide these days. It seems to be mostly related to toxins from pesticides. Then of course there are mites (like a flea) that they get also which can wipe out a colony. It's a very interesting hobby, but a lot of work.
I bet all the crap that people spray on their lawns to made look 'greener' has something to do with the bees dying.