How the round, bee-friendly Sun Hive may help save the bees (Video) - Treehugger
How the round, bee-friendly Sun Hive may help save the bees (Video)
There's ongoing debate in the backyard beekeeping community about which type of hive offers the best balance between what the bees need and honey production. From top bar to Warré, there are plenty of different hive designs, each with its benefits and ...
Ministry: No imported honey, honeybee products allowed - Jamaica Observer
Jamaica ObserverMinistry: No imported honey, honeybee products allowed
According to the ministry, the Apiculture Unit, with the assistance of beekeepers, has discovered and removed the eight brands of imported honey and one brand of bee pollen found on the shelves of some health food stores in Kingston and St Andrew ...
Gardeners Encouraged To Plant More Flowers To Help Bees Survive - Tech Times
Tech TimesGardeners Encouraged To Plant More Flowers To Help Bees Survive
Not all gardeners are born for beekeeping, but the long-term health of bees and other pollinators is considered everyone's concern. Here are tips for gardeners to ensure excellent plant-honeybee relationships and bee well-being. ... Master beekeeper ...
Beekeepers celebrate the release of their second album - Detroit Metro Times
Detroit Metro TimesBeekeepers celebrate the release of their second album
Detroit Metro Times
Beekeepers: Not that we know of. We set up a Google alert, and it notified us once, but it was something about beekeeping. We get a lot of weird posts on our Faceook page. A lot of the people liking our page intend to like something about bees. We got ...
Are pesticides to blame for the massive bee die-off? - PBS NewsHour
Are pesticides to blame for the massive bee die-off?
JUDY WOODRUFF: In this week when we think about food, we take a look now at the vital role bees play in getting some of your favorite dishes to the table, and the way commercial beekeepers in the U.S. are struggling to keep their bees healthy. Allison ...
and more »
'Wonders' lives up to its title - SFGate
Bay Area Reporter'Wonders' lives up to its title
The central figure is 12-year-old Gelsomina (a clear nod to the sweet-natured heroine of Fellini's “La Strada”), one of four daughters of a German beekeeper and his Italian wife, eking out a living in rural Tuscany. The father, Wolfgang (Sam Louwyck ...
The beekeeper's daughter
Bay Area Reporter all 4 news articles »
Urban hives can help safeguard the future of food, says a scientist and beekeeper - Phys.Org
Phys.OrgUrban hives can help safeguard the future of food, says a scientist and beekeeper
Consider Los Angeles, where city councilors Katie Peterson and José Huizar, among others, are still working to legalize beekeeping. Los Angeles is the only major U.S. city in which beekeepers must operate under the radar. Its "bee kill policy" dates ...
- Honey producers recognized - Agri-View
Busy Bees: Hives are good for more than honey - The Southern
The SouthernBusy Bees: Hives are good for more than honey
Some beekeepers use an entire sheet as foundation. “We are trying to wean them off foundation to build natural honeycomb. We are using a more natural style of beekeeping,” Angie said. “When they make comb, they make it to their liking,” Larry said.
'Bees are the new chickens' for SC backyards - Charlotte Observer
Charlotte Observer'Bees are the new chickens' for SC backyards
“If it's done right, it's really not an issue at all,” said Tom Ballou, president of the 150-member Mid-State Beekeepers Association. “I look on bees as kind of an exotic pet.” Marli Drum, superintendent of Columbia animal services, agrees that ...
Bees in the Big City
Tufts Now all 5 news articles »