Fred Michaelis, an agricultural biologist foir Merced County, examines a commercial bee colony near Modesto, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. He was part of an event dealing with the possible damage from pesticides to bees that pollinate many crops.
Fred Michaelis, an agricultural biologist foir Merced County, examines a commercial bee colony near Modesto, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. He was part of an event dealing with the possible damage from pesticides to bees that pollinate many crops. jholland@modbee.com
Fred Michaelis, an agricultural biologist foir Merced County, examines a commercial bee colony near Modesto, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. He was part of an event dealing with the possible damage from pesticides to bees that pollinate many crops. jholland@modbee.com

Agencies meet for close-up look at whether pesticides harm bees

September 18, 2014 08:42 PM

UPDATED September 24, 2014 08:29 PM

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