As I love coffee (and roast my own)
a little different view of the Africanized honeybee after reading this
"(CNN) -- If you're grateful each morning for the tasty, eye-opening buzz you get from your
coffee, then you might have a "killer" bee to thank.
Coffee plants (coffea arabica) are capable of self-pollination, so for a long time researchers
did not think insects made much difference to the crop.
But studies now show that when Africanized bees (or killer bees) pollinate coffee plants,
yields can increase by more than 50 percent. "
Read the full article here:http://archives.cnn.com/2002/TECH/science/06/14/coolsc.coffee/index.html