The Bee Corp.

Indiana beekeepers turn to biology to save colonies

A rusty patched bumblebee. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service photo)BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Standing feet from around 250,000 bees, Ellie Symes spoke about the nearly 4.25 million more The Bee Corp. is in the process of acquiring. The fact that she is allergic earned a casual mention. “I used to bee-keep in dresses,” Symes said, adding that she hadn’t always been allergic…