In this May 22, 2013 photo provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a queen Italian honeybee, the large bee just left of center, is surrounded on an apiary nest in Washington, D.C. (AP Photo/USDA, Lance Cheung)

Bee farmers are not faring well

Almost every type of food we grow requires bees. Farmers are doing whatever they can to protect their bee hives, but some are just collapsin…