Survey sees biggest U.S. honeybee winter die-off ever

World / Science & Health Jun 20, 2019

Survey sees biggest U.S. honeybee winter die-off ever

Winter hit U.S. honeybees hard with the highest loss rate yet, an annual survey of beekeepers showed. The annual nationwide survey by the Bee Informed Partnership found 37.7 percent of honeybee colonies died this past winter, nearly 9 percentage points higher than the average winter ...

Edible insects hit supermarket shelves in U.K.

Business Nov 20, 2018

Edible insects hit supermarket shelves in U.K.

Fancy some roasted crickets for a light snack? Look no further than in the local supermarket aisles. Sainsbury's has become the first British supermarket chain to stock edible insects in a bid to boost sustainable food sources that produce fewer greenhouse gases. "Insect snacks should no ...