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  1. Beekeeping restrictions lifted for Hobart residents - ABC Online

    Beekeeping restrictions lifted for Hobart residents
    ABC Online
    Hobart City Council voted to relax restrictions surrounding beekeeping, dispensing with a by-law that restricted households to two hives at least 50 metres from the nearest dwelling. Tasmanian Beekeepers' Association's Lindsay Bourke welcomed the ...

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  2. Bayer CropScience seeks beekeeping community nominations - agprofessional.com

    Bayer CropScience seeks beekeeping community nominations
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    2014 winner Herbert Everhart of Kearneysville, W.V., created an initiative that is considered the first beekeeping program for veterans in the United States. Sponsored by the West Virginia Beekeepers Association, the Youth and Veteran Beekeeper ...
    Bayer Seeking Bee Leader NominationsAgWired

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  3. Beekeeping couple in bid to raise funds for own hives - This is Local London

    This is Local London

    Beekeeping couple in bid to raise funds for own hives
    This is Local London
    With up to 50,000 bees per hive, it makes perfect sense for a couple of novice beekeepers to use crowd funding to buy their first hives. Robert Arnaud and his wife Karine Fischer are trying to raise £2,300 by Friday, February 13, to buy two hives to ...

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  4. Prairie Village council will hold final vote on beekeeping ordinance in February - Prairie Village Post

    Prairie Village Post

    Prairie Village council will hold final vote on beekeeping ordinance in February
    Prairie Village Post
    The city council's committee of the whole last week unanimously approved a set of proposed changes to the city's animal control ordinance that would explicitly make beekeeping legal. The police department worked closely with area beekeeping advocates ...

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  5. Even more than honey bees, beekeepers are on endangered-species list - MarketWatch

    MarketWatch

    Even more than honey bees, beekeepers are on endangered-species list
    MarketWatch
    Tim Tucker, president of the American Beekeeping Federation and a beekeeper in Kansas, said the number of professional beekeepers on its membership roster has fallen by at least half in the last two decades. A dwindling supply of beekeepers is ...

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  6. More Beekeepers Sour on Profession as Winter Die-Offs Continue - Wall Street Journal

    Wall Street Journal

    More Beekeepers Sour on Profession as Winter Die-Offs Continue
    Wall Street Journal
    Tim Tucker, president of the American Beekeeping Federation and a beekeeper in Kansas, said the number of professional beekeepers on its membership roster has fallen by at least half in the last two decades. A dwindling supply of beekeepers is ...

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  7. Environment - Women, Youths Trained On Forest Conservation and Beekeeping - The Point

    Environment - Women, Youths Trained On Forest Conservation and Beekeeping
    The Point
    Binta Jallow, co-trainer from Bee Couse, spoke about the importance of women's participation in beekeeping, adding that beekeepers need modern day technology to operate. According to her, it would ensure high productivity as compared to the procedures ...

  8. Learning Valuable Lessons in Beekeeping - AllAfrica.com

    Learning Valuable Lessons in Beekeeping
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    Q. Is beekeeping possible in every region of the country? A. Yes, as long as there are flowering plants. Traditionally, bees are kept all over the country but at different levels and scales. There are specific areas known over the years as traditional ...

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  9. Mites bedevil Hoosier beekeepers - Agri News

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    Mites bedevil Hoosier beekeepers
    Agri News
    The Indiana Beekeeping School will host a workshop Jan. 16-17 in the Normandy Barn on the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Interested people can attend the workshop to learn more about starting hives, beekeeping and industry issues. The cost is $120.

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  10. Senator introduces bill to tax beekeepers as farmers - Capital Press

    Senator introduces bill to tax beekeepers as farmers
    Capital Press
    A Washington state senator has again proposed defining commercial beekeepers as “farmers,” a title that comes with tax breaks. Senate Bill 5017, filed by Sunnyside Republican Jim Honeyford, would direct the state Department of Revenue to tax apiarists ...