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One of them lays the insects on the back of the other. This is not an episode of Fear Factor. Rather, it's a standard session of BVT. Welcome to the world of Bee Venom Therapy. Dr. Alon Gamlieli's clinic is in a small quiet side street, in the centre of bustling Tel Aviv. The big difference between Alon and other acupuncturists lies in a small flying bug called Apis mellifera, or, in plain English, the Honey Bee. From Hippocrates to Maya the Honey Bee. We are not talking about something new here. From her honey as well as from her sting. The world already knows that honey is healthy.
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You know about bees and butterflies, but did you know that there are over 1000 species of pollinating animals in Canada? Together, the plants and their pollinators are an indispensable natural resource, and their daily work is essential for over a billion dollars worth of apples, pears, cucumbers, melons, berries, and many other kinds of Canadian farm produce. Since 2006, significant declines in pollinator populations have been noted around the world. These beneficial animals are under pressure from loss of habitat (where they nest), loss of food sources (plants that provide pollen and nectar), pests and disease, and chemicals (pesticides and herbicides).
H.R.4790 - 113th Congress (2013-2014): Highways Bettering the Economy and Environment Pollinator Protection Act. Bill Tracker: This bill has the status Introduced Here are the steps for Status of Legislation: IntroducedArray (  => Array ( [externalActionCode] => 1000 [displayText] => oracle.sql.NCLOB@3ab7e396 [description] => Introduced [actionDate] => 2014-05-30 ) ) Passed HousePassed SenateTo PresidentBecame Law Subject — Policy Area: Shown Here:Introduced in House (05/30/2014) Highways Bettering the Economy and Environment Pollinator Protection Act - Authorizes as an eligible project cost for the construction of a federal-aid highway the cost of improving habitat and forage for pollinators (i.e. bees, birds, bats, Monarch butterflies, and other butterflies) on rights-of-way adjacent to such highways.
LIS > Code of Virginia > 3.2-4400. § 3.2-4400.
Definitions. As used in this chapter, unless the context requires a different meaning: "Apiary" means any place where one or more colonies of bees are kept. "Appliance" means any apparatus, tool, machine, or other device used in the handling and manipulating of bees, honey, wax, hives, and hive parts and shall include containers used in transporting, processing, storing, or merchandising bees and bee products. VDACS - Plant and Pest Services - Apiary Inspection.
Plant Industry Services Apiary Inspection The Virginia Bee Law regulates the movement of honey bees into the state, the sale of bees, queens, used bee equipment; and provides a means for dispatching bee disease reservoirs.
Virginia utilizes a Uniform Inspection Certificate approved by the Apiary Inspectors of America for interstate movement of colonies. Virginia also participates in the Mid-Atlantic States Agreement which specifies inspection requirements for bee diseases and pests and allows for partial (random) inspection of apiaries that meet certain disease-free criteria. MAAREC - Mid Atlantic Apiculture & Extension Consortium. Vanishing Of The Bees. The Bees Are Dying and How Monsanto Will Be Responsible for the Upcoming Famine. "If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe then man would only have four years of life left.
No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man. " -- Albert Einstein Bees have been slowly declining in number since 1972 . The drop in bee populations was traditionally called "fall dwindle disease", which is cited here for the aid of future research; even though the word disease is not applicable. In 2006, a far more rapid bee population decline ensued. "Beekeepers on the east coast of the United States complain that they have lost more than 70 percent of their stock since late last year, while the west coast has seen a decline of up to 60 percent. " -- Spiegel Magazine (2007)  What Changed?
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