The US Division of Agriculture has indignant beekeepers buzzing after suspending information assortment on the bugs’ decline.
The company blamed value cuts, CNN reported Saturday.
An annual division survey, inaugurated in 2015, gathers information on the variety of honeybees per state, together with these misplaced because of signs of colony-collapse dysfunction.
“The choice to droop information assortment … was obligatory given out there fiscal . . . assets,” the company stated.
The suspension is “momentary,” stated a USDA spokesperson, who didn’t say when or if it will be resumed