USDA to award $8 million for bee habitats
WASHINGTON -- The No. 1 state for honey production is about to get a big boost from the federal government to stop honey bee populations from free-falling to historic lows.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will provide $8 million in Conservation Reserve Program incentives for honey bee habitat creation for five states, including North Dakota.
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