Bayer CropScience http://wunc.org en Why Are Honeybees Dying? http://wunc.org/post/why-are-honeybees-dying <p>The past year has been a bad one for America's honeybees, with commercial beekeepers reporting hive losses of up to 50 percent. Some blame the mysterious Colony Collapse Disorder; others blame pesticides; and many scientists say we just don't know.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 15:14:53 +0000 Isaac-Davy Aronson & Frank Stasio 17610 at http://wunc.org Why Are Honeybees Dying? Getting To The Bottom Of Disappearing Bees http://wunc.org/post/getting-bottom-disappearing-bees <p>The company Bayer CropScience says it wants insect experts to find out what's causing a massive drop in the bee population.&nbsp;</p><p>The company broke ground on a bee research facility last week and plans to add a hundred employees at it expands in Research Triangle Park.&nbsp; Bayer hopes scientists will be working with bees at the new building by the end of the year.&nbsp; Iain Kelly of Bayer CropScience says other insects and diseases are invading much of the bee's natural habitat. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 13:17:44 +0000 Will Michaels 16473 at http://wunc.org Getting To The Bottom Of Disappearing Bees Bayer CropScience Is Deepening Its Roots Raleigh http://wunc.org/post/bayer-cropscience-deepening-its-roots-raleigh <p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.cropscience.bayer.com/">Bayer CropScience</a> joined renowned astronaut <a href="http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/jemison-mc.html">Mae Jemison</a> in southeast Raleigh Thursday to announce a new urban revitalization initiative.&nbsp; A big part of the green space near the Brown Birch housing development will be turned into a community garden – thanks to a $600,000 grant from the Bayer USA Foundation.</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 14:05:56 +0000 Leoneda Inge 14305 at http://wunc.org Bayer CropScience Is Deepening Its Roots Raleigh