Drought forces beekeepers to alter operations


Issue Date: August 12, 2015
By Christine Souza

In a typical water year, Roger Everett and other beekeepers in the San Joaquin Valley would rely on irrigation ditches carrying water as a primary source of water for their bees. But this isn't a typical water year, and beekeepers must set out water near stored honeybee colonies.

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