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March 24, 2017
Rep. Rod Hamilton, Minnesota House agriculture chairman, proposed a agriculture funding bill that would replace Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed $1 million pollinator protection account for the Department of Agriculture to with $500,000 for University of Minnesota pollinator research. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
March 24, 2017 - 2:34pm
February 12, 2017
The rusty patched bumble bee is now on
the endangered species list.  
Photo: Heather Holm, University of Minnesota Extension
The plight of the bumble bee
February 12, 2017 - 5:10am
August 26, 2016
Capital Chatter: Trump last to make Minnesota ballot
August 26, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 21, 2014
State launches pollinator education effort
August 21, 2014 - 8:23pm
Jay Milbrandt holds up a tray filled with honey bees and the honey they have produced thus far this summer. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globeplay button
Habitat for the honey bee
July 21, 2014 - 3:10pm
May 23, 2014
The queen bee (center with yellow paint) is surrounded and attended to by female worker bees. This was only the second time the queen was seen by the staff at Prairie Ecology Bus Center in Lakefield. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
The buzz about bees
May 23, 2014 - 9:14pm
May 11, 2014
Beekeeper Jerry Linser takes apart a beehive Sunday to take a look at the bees inside. Pioneer Press
What all the buzz is about
May 11, 2014 - 9:35pm
Beekeeper Jerry Linser takes apart a beehive Sunday to take a look at the bees inside. Pioneer Press
What all the buzz is about
May 11, 2014 - 9:35pm
April 6, 2014
A Minnesota native green sweat bee gets nectar from a Minnesota native New England aster. Pollinators, including butterflies and bees, are facing tough times, but experts say pollinators can be helped by planting native gardens. Submitted Photo
Butterflies, blooms and bees
April 6, 2014 - 8:24pm
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