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How to Protect Honey Bees from Yellow Jackets

Protect Honey Bees from Yellow Jackets

Honey bee pests are a constant problem for many beekeepers. Particularly for new beekeepers, they can be very challenging and heartbreaking. One of these pests that can cause problems to beekeepers is the yellow jacket wasp. If a beekeeper does not identify the pest early, yellow jackets can quickly destroy a thriving honey bee colony. It is imperative for beekeepers to know how to protect honey bees from yellow jackets in order to save them from the stress of dealing with a yellow jacket invasion. Remember that yellow jackets are considered useful in crop agriculture, so focus on controlling the population of yellow jackets only around your apiary.

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