Bees & Beekeeping in the News
Duchy of Lancaster announces beekeeping grant to combat bee decline - Blue & Green Tomorrow
Garstang TodayDuchy of Lancaster announces beekeeping grant to combat bee decline
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Thompson added, “As one of the main hindrances for aspiring beekeepers is the associated start-up cost, we are proposing to offer a grant to cover the initial cost should any of the Duchy's tenants wish to keep bees. “The grant will cover a beginners ...
Money to help save our bees
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Duchy of Lancaster announces new beekeeping grant - Click Green
Duchy of Lancaster announces new beekeeping grant
“As one of the main hindrances for aspiring beekeepers is the associated start-up cost, we are proposing to offer a Grant to cover the initial cost should any of the Duchy's tenants wish to keep bees. The Grant will cover a beginners beekeeping course ...
State beekeepers start swarm hotline - Broomfield Enterprise
State beekeepers start swarm hotline
Mid-April to late June is a typical time for honey bee swarm season in Colorado, according to the Colorado State Beekeepers Association, which has started a swarm hotline to report swarming honey bees. Swarms emerge in the spring when a healthy hive ...
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'API-Nature,' Beekeeping Project to Stabilize Communities At Risk in Jendouba ... - AllAfrica.com
'API-Nature,' Beekeeping Project to Stabilize Communities At Risk in Jendouba ...
Tunis, — A community and social development initiative was launched in Jendouba and Siliana, as part of API-Nature, a beekeeping project monitored by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). The initiative consists in setting up 24 ...
Michigan beekeepers breeding hardier "survivor bees" - Interlochen
Michigan beekeepers breeding hardier "survivor bees"
Commercial migratory beekeepers, on the other hand, usually move their bees south. Griswold says it's tough for his bees to get through the winter. “The subzero weather is a little concerning especially in the month of March, late in the season like ...
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Bee season: Beekeepers of the Bitterroot preparing for arrival of new colonies - Prairie Star
Bee season: Beekeepers of the Bitterroot preparing for arrival of new colonies
Hamilton resident Jack Casbara is new to beekeeping and attends Beekeepers of the Bitterroot meetings. “I'm a beekeeper, but not yet a honey producer,” he said. “I started for philosophical reasons. The challenges the bees are facing right now will ...
Perils of Commercial Beekeeping - Town Hall
Town HallPerils of Commercial Beekeeping
One of America's earliest food crops – almonds – is also one of the most important for commercial beekeepers. Almonds depend on bees for pollination, but the explosive growth of this bumper crop taxes the very honeybees the industry needs to thrive.
17 billion honey bees injured, killed, threatening apple, berry, veggie crops
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The buzz about mass beekeeping is bitter in the belly - Times LIVE
The buzz about mass beekeeping is bitter in the belly
Many in the industry think the colony collapse disorder affecting bees globally is partially to do with bad beekeeping practice. In mass-scale, intensive bee farming, bees are fed high-fructose corn syrup and refined sugar so that more of the honey ...
Bayer CropScience Seeks Nominations for 2014 Community Beekeeping Award - PR Newswire (press release)
Bayer CropScience Seeks Nominations for 2014 Community Beekeeping Award
PR Newswire (press release)
"The support of beekeeping and beekeepers can bring a wide range of benefits to a local community, and we believe these beneficial programs deserve recognition and encouragement." Last year's Bee Care Community Leadership Award winner, Steve ...
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Beekeeping Manual By Scott Tucker Available Soon - Newswire (press release)
Newswire (press release)Beekeeping Manual By Scott Tucker Available Soon
Newswire (press release)
"We can assume that part of the problem is a loss of habitat. I believe that beekeepers are becoming an important force for maintaining this important part of the ecosystem. Scott Tucker says that his book is complete, but is undergoing one final ...