"Bee-conomics Revisited: A Decade of New Data Is Consistent with the Market Hypothesis," By Hyunok Lee, Antoine Champetier, Daniel A. Sumner, and Jennifer Bond

June 22, 2017

In the past decade almond acreage has expanded, causing growth in demand for honey bee pollination. However, pollination fees have fallen, indicating an even larger shift-out in the supply of honey bee pollination services and a reduction of marginal costs of pollination.