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Merkley, Wyden, Senate Democrats Press USDA to Justify Critical Honeybee Data Gaps

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden joined 21 Senate Democrats in writing to Sonny Perdue, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), expressing concerns over this summer’s move by USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) to suspend the collection of honeybee data across the nation. While