1. Honey prices. ?
2. Reports of bees crashing like in 05-07 ?
3. Almond prices to the growers at harvest in August 2015 as high as $4.90 a pound. By January 2016 they are heading like the rest of the world commodities falling to $2.20-2.40 per pound on the spot market.
If they continue to hover around $2.00 will the $180-$200 pollination fees be sustainable?
Time to tighten belts before ?