Bee sanctuary and research

Bee Sanctuary and Research Center

11 January 2016 – Christiansburg, VA – Whitebarrel Winery, a division of Attimo Group, LLC announced that it has partnered with Avila Scientific (Blacksburg, VA) to create a bee sanctuary and research center in Floyd, VA. “Whitebarrel Winery used to have hives on the property and in 2013 lost all its hives,” said Dr. Theresa Gallagher. They were lost in a phenomenon called Colony Collapse Disorder. Scientists are scrambling to determine the cause. Whitebarrel owners Drs. Gallagher and Richard [...]