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Bee-Blood Sucker? Maybe Not …

There’s surprising news about a pest that’s the main culprit in global honey bee colony losses. For decades, scientists thought the Varroa mite fed on bee “blood” (called hemolymph). But new electron microscope images from ARS tell a very different story. The findings could lead to better ways to control this devastating pest. Read more.

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