Bee farmers report that their honey bees are quickly disappearing. A new research shows that bees exposed to common agricultural chemicals. The result of chemical exposure, honey bees are more likely to succumb to the lethal Nosema ceranae parasite and die from the resulting complications.
The disappearing of honey bees has caused an estimated 1o million beehives at an average value of $200 each have been lost. For example, according to the report the bee population declined by 31.1 percent last winter. Scientists are concerned that “Beemageddon” could cause the collapse of the $200 billion agriculture industry since 100 US crops reply on the honey bees to pollinate them.