A spring without bees: how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply

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Lyons Press ;
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c2008.
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English
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In a riveting detective story that melds science and politics, Michael Schacker investigates the case of the missing bees, examining the many theories on the cause, including cell phones, mites, new pathogens, and bee management.
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9781599214320
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display_description Fifteen billion dollar's worth of America's food crops alone are threatened, and with it, all of our own personal food supplies. The loss of the bees is an unprecedented catastrophe for the planet, as these shortages could lead to political insability- or worse.
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subject_facet Bee culture -- Health aspects, Colony collapse disorder of honeybees, Food supply, Honeybee -- Diseases, Pesticides -- Environmental aspects
table_of_contents To bee or not to bee -- Colony collapse disorder -- The potential impact of colony collapse dsorder -- It's not the cell phones- -- It's not the mites or a virus- -- The French say they know why -- The return of the bees! -- America in the dark -- Civilization collapse disorder -- The farmer solution -- Taking your home and lawn organic -- Organic golf, anyone? -- The beekeeper solution -- Plant a bee garden and they will come -- Plan bee.
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title A spring without bees : how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply
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title_full A spring without bees : how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply / Michael Schacker
title_short A spring without bees :
title_sort spring without bees how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply
title_sub how colony collapse disorder has endangered our food supply