TITLE

SHIPPING LIVE BEES

AUTHOR(S)
Berry, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Bee Culture;Oct2010, Vol. 138 Issue 10, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article shares the authors opinion on the difficulty of shipping honey bee queens in the U.S. He states that shipping live animals is becoming more difficult for FedEx Corp. will not consider shipping live queens or package bees for safety purposes. Meanwhile, United Parcel Service (UPS) will ship live animals but does not guarantee live delivery. Furthermore, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) insure live delivery but does not guarantee arrival time.
ACCESSION #
54089920

 

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