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  1. Drought conditions put a sting in the beekeeping business - ABC Online

    ABC Online

    Drought conditions put a sting in the beekeeping business
    ABC Online
    "The big cost to production is transport and beekeepers have had to shift a lot further than they normally do. Rather than working about 200 kilometres from where they live, they're being forced to go much greater distances to keep their bees alive and ...

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  2. HiveLend creates web platform to connect beekeepers, farmers - semichiganstartup

    HiveLend creates web platform to connect beekeepers, farmers
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    Bees and farmers make a natural combination. A new startup launching out of Ann Arbor aims to make it profitable one for all involved. HiveLend is developing a web-platform that connects local farmers with hobbyists beekeepers with a matching algorithm.

  3. Beekeepers report fewer winter losses - Western Producer (subscription)

    Beekeepers report fewer winter losses
    Western Producer (subscription)
    Medhat Nasr, provincial apiculturist in Alberta, said losses in the province would likely be less than 15 percent. He attributed the lower losses to good beekeeping practices, such as controlling varroa mites and providing sufficient food stores for ...

  4. Nightcap: Kind words for Jeni's, beekeeping on the rise in Columbus - Columbus Alive (blog)

    Columbus Alive (blog)

    Nightcap: Kind words for Jeni's, beekeeping on the rise in Columbus
    Columbus Alive (blog)
    We're almost there! Just one more day stands between you and the weekend. We've rounded up a short selection of stories to catch up on and three events to kick off your weekend. Business leaders and fans react to Jeni's recall. Fans, business leaders ...

  5. Beekeeping industry could earn J$1bn in 2015 - Jamaica Observer

    Beekeeping industry could earn J$1bn in 2015
    Jamaica Observer
    The projection was given by Minister of State in the ministry, Luther Buchanan, at the graduation ceremony for participants in a 10-week introductory beekeeping course, held under the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded ...
    Beekeeping Industry Could Earn $1 Billion in 2015Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

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  6. The Government Has a Plan to Prevent Bees From Going Extinct - Gizmodo

    Gizmodo

    The Government Has a Plan to Prevent Bees From Going Extinct
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    Bees, along with other insects, bats, and birds, play an important role in agriculture by pollinating crops, but they've been dying off in numbers that beekeepers say aren't economically sustainable. The task force's plan includes guidelines from the ...
    Honeybees Are ScrewedPacific Standard
    Action plan to save US pollinators released, includes federal task forceAG Week
    Pollinator task force releases national strategyDelta Farm Press
    Corn and Soybean Digest -Nature.com -FreshPlaza
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  7. Beekeepers Reported Losing 42 Percent Of Honeybee Colonies Last Summer - NPR

    Beekeepers Reported Losing 42 Percent Of Honeybee Colonies Last Summer
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    NPR's Audie Cornish speaks to Gene Brandi, vice president of the American Beekeeping Federation, about how beekeepers and farmers are coping with the large die-off of honeybees. AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: We're going to take a moment now to talk ...

  8. Fond du Lac allowing beekeeping in city limits - Wisconsin Gazette

    Fond du Lac Reporter

    Fond du Lac allowing beekeeping in city limits
    Wisconsin Gazette
    Action Reporter Media reports the Fond du Lac City Council unanimously passed an ordinance on May 13 allowing beekeeping in residential neighborhoods. It was already legal in parts of the city that are zoned for agriculture. Residents would have to ...
    Fond du Lac to allow residents to practice beekeeping, joining Milwaukee ...The Tribune

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  9. US beekeepers lost almost half their honeybees last year - Treehugger

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    US beekeepers lost almost half their honeybees last year
    Treehugger
    Each year the Bee Informed Partnership in collaboration with the Apiary Inspectors of America conducts a survey among both commercial and backyard beekeepers to track the health and survival rates of their honeybee colonies. What the results reveal for ...
    U.S. Beekeepers Lost 40 Percent of Honeybee Colonies in Just One Year, But ...TheBlaze.com
    Colony Collapse Crisis: 40% Of Beekeepers' Hives Died In 2014Mintpress News (blog)
    US beekeepers lost 40 percent of bees in 2014-15YubaNet
    Sustainable Brands -Growing Produce
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  10. 3D Printed Honeycombs Allow Beekeepers to Get Honey “On Tap” — Over $12 ... - 3DPrint.com

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    3D Printed Honeycombs Allow Beekeepers to Get Honey “On Tap” — Over $12 ...
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    I've been telling him no on that front, because beekeeping isn't an easy, cheap, or necessarily safe hobby, and it seems pretty difficult to harvest just minute amounts of fresh honey. While I'm not ready to give my blessing on that front quite yet, a ...
    Funding swarm for honey duoThe Land Newspaper

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