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  1. Beekeepers expanding in Florida after 2012 law that outlawed local bans - The Republic

    The Republic

    Beekeepers expanding in Florida after 2012 law that outlawed local bans
    The Republic
    Beekeeping is on the rise in Pinellas County and Conroy is the director of Pinellas Beekeepers, a group that meets monthly, to share knowledge about the craft. (AP Photo/The Tampa Bay Times, Douglas R. Clifford) TAMPA OUT; CITRUS COUNTY OUT; ...

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  2. Alberta beekeepers oppose Ontario neonic lawsuit - Alberta Express

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    Alberta beekeepers oppose Ontario neonic lawsuit
    Alberta Express
    Alberta beekeepers are taking a stand and speaking out against a lawsuit filed by their Ontario counterparts against the makers of the controversial neonic pesticide. “We're not being impacted by neonics. If we are, it's very subtly,” said Grant Hicks ...

  3. Nebraska, Iowa beekeepers strive to inform public about importance of bees to ... - The Republic

    Nebraska, Iowa beekeepers strive to inform public about importance of bees to ...
    The Republic
    OMAHA, Nebraska — Beekeepers in Iowa and Nebraska are joining a national movement to encourage farmers and gardeners to avoid new pesticides which kill bees and to promote the health of bees as integral to food production. It's just one priority of a ...

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  4. Social Venture Seeks Crowdfunding to Support Beekeeping in Rural Tanzania - Ecopreneurist

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    Social Venture Seeks Crowdfunding to Support Beekeeping in Rural Tanzania
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    The country has more than 2 million traditional artisanal beekeepers, but due to the lack of access to modern equipment, finance, training, and markets, beekeeping in Tanzania has yet to meet its full poverty-alleviating potential. Providing an income ...

  5. 'Beekeeping Key to Rural Development' - The Herald

    'Beekeeping Key to Rural Development'
    The Herald
    This was said by Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Dr Joseph Made at the Beekeeping Expo (APi-Expo 2014) which is being hosted in Harare, for the first time. Participants include beekeepers, researchers, honey processors ...

  6. Attention beekeepers that used Hopguard during 2014 season - Michigan State University Extension

    Attention beekeepers that used Hopguard during 2014 season
    Michigan State University Extension
    If you used hop beta acids (Hopguard, HopGuard II) under Section 18 emergency exemption label to control Varroa mites, please report use through a survey that'll help secure future emergency exemptions and move this product toward full EPA registration.

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  7. Palm Beach Beekeepers Association Hosting Statewide Conference This Week - New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)

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    Palm Beach Beekeepers Association Hosting Statewide Conference This Week
    New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)
    "This is the first year we set up the conference to accommodate backyard, commercial, and treatment-free beekeeping," says Salopek. "We have three tracks at the same place." In addition, the first evening is open to the general public for free. "Most ...

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  8. North American Beekeepers Sue to Stop Pesticides - Triple Pundit

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    North American Beekeepers Sue to Stop Pesticides
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    honey_bee_beekeepers_ Rakib_Hasan_Sumon Last year, beekeepers and environmental organizations took to the court in what was to be one of the first legal efforts to protect declining bee populations. The move was bold: Citing the Environmental ...
    Mysterious case of vanishing honeybees still unsolvedScience Recorder
    8 years later: the state of the beesTreehugger
    Colony Collapse Disorder May Also Be Due To SunspotsRedOrbit
    Refinery29 -Entomology Today
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  9. Canada: Bee-keeping initiative by mining giant Vale - BBC News

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    Canada: Bee-keeping initiative by mining giant Vale
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    A Canadian mining company has got into bee-keeping as part of an environmental regeneration effort. Brazilian-owned nickel miner Vale says it has set up seven beehives housing some 350,000 bees, to help restore vegetation on the huge slag-heaps that ...
    Bees the key to mine site rehabFerret

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  10. Profile: Napa teacher trains a new generation of sustainable beekeepers - Free Speech Radio News

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    Profile: Napa teacher trains a new generation of sustainable beekeepers
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    Each week, he comes to take care of the apiary with students from his beekeeping class at St. Helena Montessori School. Keller is at the forefront of building apiaries at schools. Known as “The Bee Guy” this tall redhead buzzes with energy and ...