hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

RE: garden question


When bee mites killed our hive in Manhattan, we had to restock completely
with what are known as tame European ( Italian?) honeybees. We threw out all
of our trays and built a new hive structure before we brought in the new
colony. There is a technical name for this mite which currently eludes me (
am I having a senior moment?) I would suggest that you contact the
Pennsylvania Dept. of Agriculture and your local branch of the USDA for
further information. Other possible leads are your local Agricultural
extension and the entomology depts. of any of your fine Pennsylvania

Also, bees make flowers, tomatoes and most plants thrive. 

Great luck, don't get stung!


> -----Original Message-----
> From:	ANTONINAD [SMTP:ANTONINAD@email.msn.com]
> Sent:	Wednesday, March 22, 2000 9:58 AM
> To:	community_garden@mallorn.com
> Subject:	[cg] garden question
> could you tell me anything about the mite that has wiped out the honey bee
> in PA which is suppose to make it difficult to grow squash like plants?
> Thank you,
> AntoninaD@msn.com <mailto:AntoninaD@msn.com>

community_garden maillist  -  community_garden@mallorn.com

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index