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  1. Duchy of Lancaster announces beekeeping grant to combat bee decline - Blue & Green Tomorrow

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    Duchy of Lancaster announces beekeeping grant to combat bee decline
    Blue & Green Tomorrow
    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 beesGarstang Today

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  2. Duchy of Lancaster announces new beekeeping grant - Click Green

    Duchy of Lancaster announces new beekeeping grant
    Click Green
    “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 ...

  3. State beekeepers start swarm hotline - Broomfield Enterprise

    State beekeepers start swarm hotline
    Broomfield Enterprise
    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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  4. 'API-Nature,' Beekeeping Project to Stabilize Communities At Risk in Jendouba ... - AllAfrica.com

    'API-Nature,' Beekeeping Project to Stabilize Communities At Risk in Jendouba ...
    AllAfrica.com
    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 ...

  5. Michigan beekeepers breeding hardier "survivor bees" - Interlochen

    Michigan beekeepers breeding hardier "survivor bees"
    Interlochen
    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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  6. 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
    Prairie Star
    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 ...

  7. Perils of Commercial Beekeeping - Town Hall

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    Perils of Commercial Beekeeping
    Town Hall
    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 cropsWashington Examiner

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  8. The buzz about mass beekeeping is bitter in the belly - Times LIVE

    The buzz about mass beekeeping is bitter in the belly
    Times LIVE
    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 ...

  9. 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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  10. 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 ...