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  1. Beekeepers Buzzing as Study Shows 6 in 10 Ontario Bees Did Not Survive Winter - Am980 London News

    Toronto Star

    Beekeepers Buzzing as Study Shows 6 in 10 Ontario Bees Did Not Survive Winter
    Am980 London News
    An Ontario beekeepers' group is concerned by a new report that says nearly six in 10 of the province's bees didn't survive the winter, a rate three times that of other provinces. The Canadian Association of Professional Apiculturists survey found that ...
    Cold winter blamed for high bee hive losses in OntarioBetterFarming.com

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  2. Beekeeping bodies uniting voices with merger - Wanganui Chronicle

    Beekeeping bodies uniting voices with merger
    Wanganui Chronicle
    ... on June 24 when an independent facilitator was brought in so the 500 people at the conference could express their views, feelings and frustrations, Allan Richards, president of the southern North Island branch of the National Beekeepers ...

  3. Artist combines art with beekeeping in living polyhedral beehive sculptures - Treehugger

    Treehugger

    Artist combines art with beekeeping in living polyhedral beehive sculptures
    Treehugger
    It's been said that beekeeping is an art, treading a fine balance between knowledge of bee behaviour and the cycles of development of local plant life. Beijing-based Chinese artist and beekeeper Ren Ri combines this art with a mathematical bent ...

  4. Taunton Beekeepers £83000 centre of excellence opens at Bradford-on-Tone - Somerset County Gazette

    Somerset County Gazette

    Taunton Beekeepers £83000 centre of excellence opens at Bradford-on-Tone
    Somerset County Gazette
    “It is fast becoming a centre of excellence for beekeeping in the Westcountry and we have already attracted external groups because of the quality of the facilities and our location so close to the M5.” The cedar-clad, single-storey building replaces a ...

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  5. Springfield council approves ordinances to allow beekeeping within city limits - The Republic

    Springfield council approves ordinances to allow beekeeping within city limits
    The Republic
    The City Council voted Monday to approve changes in city ordinances to allow urban beekeeping. The council approved one bill that allows two hives on city lots of at least 5,000 square feet, and one more hive for every additional 5,000 square feet.

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  6. New beekeeping 'Centre of Excellence' officially opened - Smallholder

    Smallholder

    New beekeeping 'Centre of Excellence' officially opened
    Smallholder
    Smallholder: (L to R) Mary Adams, Chairman of Taunton Beekeepers; Dr (L to R) Mary Adams, Chairman of Taunton Beekeepers; Dr David Aston, President of the British Beekeepers' Association; Jeremy Browne MP; Jenny Gammon, President of Taunton ...

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  7. NJ considers state protections for beekeeping operations - Newsworks.org

    NJ considers state protections for beekeeping operations
    Newsworks.org
    "We are the Garden State, the honeybee is out state insect, and with these two pieces of legislation, we'll be able to focus more on educating the public, educating new beekeepers, and, hopefully, keeping the beekeeping industry alive and vibrant in ...

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  8. Colony Collapse & the Buzz on Beekeeping in Pittsburgh - 90.5 WESA

    Colony Collapse & the Buzz on Beekeeping in Pittsburgh
    90.5 WESA
    Two years ago we took a look at the world of urban farming in Pittsburgh, with a focus on beekeeping in particular. As in many cities, those who want to build apiaries in Pittsburgh have had to jump through various bureaucratic hoops and deal with the ...

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  9. The bees are dying. So here's how beekeepers are trying to fend off disaster. - Vox

    The bees are dying. So here's how beekeepers are trying to fend off disaster.
    Vox
    But beekeepers have responded each year by working hard to rebuilding their lost colonies. Sometimes this is done by splitting healthy hives into multiple parts and repopulating the new hives with queen bees purchased from commercial breeders.

  10. Urban Beekeeping - Mother Earth News

    Mother Earth News

    Urban Beekeeping
    Mother Earth News
    When I first got into beekeeping, I worried a lot about neighbors and how they might react. Also, being a beginner, I worried that the bees might give them a reason to get upset. So, in hopes of helping and encouraging apprehensive beekeepers that are ...