Since 2004 when we started beekeeping proper, there's been doom & gloom in the bee news.
I found this article - dated 6/3/2008. It's one of many regular, depressing articles about bee keeping in Western Australia. I stopped collecting articles in 2008. It's one way to stay happy. :)
Romy Surtees works with Glenn Pattinson at Elixir Honey, the rural Western Australian good honey business that helps to keep busy people healthy & energised.