Backyard Orchard News
The news is startling, but not totally unexpected.Thousand cankers disease, which infects and kills...
Walnut Twig Beetle
Tame that tiger. Wilton beekeeper Brian Fishback, president of the Sacramento Area Beekeepers'...
Spreading Its Wing
Sip of Nectar
Varroa mites, those blood-sucking little parasites that are major pests of honey bee colonies, can...
Carpenter bees, which to the uninitiated look like bumble bees, are nice to have around the...
Piercing the Corolla
On Rock Purslane
If Franklin's bumble bee were a human, you might think it part of the Federal Witness Protection...
Franklin's bumble bee