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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service



A honey beee with a varroa mite attached to its back.

The Mitey Bee Bouncers

ARS researchers have developed honey bees that more aggressively deal with varroa mites, a parasite that is one of the major problems damaging honey bees today.

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Last Modified: 5/5/2017
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