Re: Honeybee Genetics and Breeding Bees
Possibly. I think the assumption that more economical queens are an improvement over less is dubious without further work. In many natural features there is a spread between two extremes (or something multifactorial) going on for a sound reason - because it aids the population. Can we be sure that, for example, there is not a competition locating fittest sperm going on?
Originally Posted by Eduardo Gomes
Last edited by mike bispham; 12-27-2014 at 10:53 AM.
The race isn't always to the swift, nor the fight to the strong, but that's the way to bet