'The cause of that is the absence of the primary host the bumble bee so it's a significant concern but not for the reason that have been publicized,' said beekeeper and former apiary inspector, Tom Theobald.
While the fly only affects a single bee, the real concern is collapsing colonies. Dying bees means dying agriculture across our area."
"Zombees" to blame for honeybee disappearance?
By Ashly Custer