Honeybee health gets $3 million USDA boost

Honeybee health gets $3 million USDA boost

USDA is pumping $3 million toward honeybee health.

In a nod to the vital role of honeybees and in agriculture, USDA is pumping $3 million toward pollinator health.

The Natural Resources Conservation Service will provide close to $3 million in technical and financial assistance for farmers and ranchers to help improve the health of bees, which play an important role in crop production. The funds will be targeted toward five Midwestern states: Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Midwestern states were ch

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