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killer bee

A honeybee strain—Apis mellifera scutellata L—from Africa that has certain behaviors with adaptive value in the tropics, including swarming, absconding tendencies, defensive behavior and opportunistic use of resources
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According to Simkins, the killer bees are especially dangerous because they swarm much more frequently than common European honeybees.
Killer Bee accounted for $56,031 in net profit in the 1st Quarter, but reported a ($195,579) net loss in the 2nd Quarter.
While Killer Bee suffered a loss in the comparable quarter last year, the company will report its first quarterly profit when GSFT's consolidated corporate results are announced next week.
Its Killer Bee subsidiary markets frozen bait products for recreational fishing.
Killer Bee will expand the product's marketing by offering relief of the nausea symptoms commonly called "seasickness" to the recreational fishing industry.
Killer Bee was in the process of solidifying its supplies of ballyhoo at the time, both domestically and offshore, and reported its strongest sales month in September as a result.
The agreement specifies that at least one "Killer Bee Bait" commercial will air during every segment of "Gary Finch Outdoors" and that the several specially produced Killer Bee Bait shows will have both first and repeat airings.
May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Seafood Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: GSFT) announced today that Wal-Mart headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas has issued the company the necessary credential to expand their Killer Bee Bait program nationwide.
With the arrival of the Africanized honeybee and its reputation as a killer bee many people panic when they see more than one bee anywhere.
Sunshine, the owner of this gimcrack bar, would not serve me a Killer Bee because he wanted me to observe its effect on a group of Americans who had just been jettisoned onto the shore by a four-master cruise ship.
Killer Bee Bait will be profitable this fiscal year and expects to add between $2 and $3 million to profits in the next fiscal year.
American Red Cross representatives will be there to talk about CPR for pets, members of the Search and Rescue Division of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department will share their experiences and explain effective rescue procedures, and the Killer Bee Suppression Unit will teach techniques used to survive an attack.