Fruitless fall: the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis

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Bloomsbury,
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2008.
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1st U.S. ed.
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English
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Traces the significant 2007 and 2008 reductions in honeybee populations, identifying the causes of Colony Collapse Disorder to explain the link between bee pollination and industrial agriculture and predicts dangerous reductions in food output.
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Traces the significant 2007 and 2008 reductions in honeybee populations, identifying the causes of Colony Collapse Disorder to explain the link between bee pollination and industrial agriculture and predicts dangerous reductions in food output.
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279 p. :ill. ;22 cm.
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9781607517573
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author Jacobsen, Rowan.
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subject_facet Colony collapse disorder of honeybees -- United States, Diseases, Honeybee -- Diseases -- United States, Illness, NATURE / Animals / Insects & Spiders, NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection, Sickness, TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General
title_display Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis
title_full Fruitless fall : the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis / Rowan Jacobsen
title_short Fruitless fall :
title_sub the collapse of the honey bee and the coming agricultural crisis
topic_facet Colony collapse disorder of honeybees, Diseases, Honeybee, Illness, Sickness