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Missing Bees #898488

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 07, 2008
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(Studio: Katie Couric) USDA statistics on bees that have disappeared cited.

(Modesto, California: John Blackstone) The mysterious die-off of honeybees featured; details given about the impact on crops that need pollination and about the theft of hives; map shown of colony collapse disorder. [USDA Jeffery PETTIS†- says we can't point to a single factor as a cause.] [Double R Bees beekeeper Louise ROSSBERG†- says she has lost her home and her vehicle.] [Adee Honey Farms Bret ADEE†- says bees are a vital element to the production of food.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Blackstone, John
Duration:
00:02:50

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