Re: Bees 'pick up electric signals'
- Seems about right. I notice that quite often when an article is on honeybees, they put up a picture of a hornet's nest.
I would suspect that this would also apply to honeybees. I doubt a plant can tell what specifically pollinated it.
--- In Beekeeping@yahoogroups.com, Terence Planke <plater122@...> wrote:
> Couldn't help but notice that all of the research mention pertained to
> bumblebees yet earlier today, when the article was initially posted,
> it contained a picture of a frame of honey bees.
> It seems the newspaper grabbed the wrong "stock photo" to
> accompany the bumblebee-related research. <g>
> Glad to see they corrected the problem.
> Now the question is does this research also apply to honey bees?