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Beekeeper Sues Crop Dusting Company

posted Apr 27, 2012, 11:47 AM by Mike Stamper   [ updated Sep 25, 2012, 2:21 PM ]
     In what may be the first case of its kind, the California bee keeping company Bronco Bee Company is suing Wheeler Ridge Aviation in an effort to recover damages for the loss of over 1 million bee in a recent pesticide kill.  Having exhausted regulatory remedies, Bronco felt it was time to make a stand in civil court.  The case is as much about the importance of protecting honeybees as about recovering money for the loss.  To find out more about this story please see: