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Crazy Ants, Aggressive Bees

Fighting the Invasive Tawny Crazy Ant - ARS scientists and the Foundation for the Study of Invasive Species in Argentina conducted research to further understand tawny crazy ant behavior.

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The Buzz Around Bee Genomics - Researchers at the Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics, and Physiology Research Unit identified a region of the honey bee genome linked to reduced colony defensiveness.

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