Beekeeping kids help with family hives - Daily Record-News
Beekeeping kids help with family hives
... hat with a mesh veil encircling her head, tying the netting with thin ropes around her waist. Now she was ready to pry open the lids of the hive boxes with a J-hook hive tool and check on the bees' progress making her favorite part of beekeeping ...
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Texas jail program trains inmates to become beekeepers - CorrectionsOne
Texas jail program trains inmates to become beekeepers
Inmates enrolled in the program learn how to tend to local beehives through on-hands experience. After the 120-hour training, inmates are certified to work as beekeepers and are even offered jobs with beekeeping organizations around the area.
Jail program trains inmates to become beekeepers
Travis County inmates become beekeepers
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Oregon State researchers investigate honeybee mysteries - The Oregonian
Oregon State researchers investigate honeybee mysteries
In addition to conducting research in the lab and in the fields of the university's Vegetable Research Farm, the team provides extension and outreach programs to aid beekeepers throughout the state, including a master beekeeping program. Sagili has led ...
Young beekeepers launch new business - KSDK
Young beekeepers launch new business
Dejah Cox is one of six teens learning the honey business, helping tend eight bee hives with the help of an expert beekeeper who suggested the program. "It makes me feel excited, empowered," said Cox. Besides beekeeping, the teens learn real-life ...
Clemson Hosts Beekeepers Meeting - WSPA.com
Clemson Hosts Beekeepers Meeting
The South Carolina Beekeepers Association is hosting its annual summer meeting at Clemson University from July 24th through July 26th. The Hendrix ... Clemson University says that over 3,000 South Carolinians are involved in beekeeping. Certification ...
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Man's Lifelong interest becomes bee business - STLtoday.com
Man's Lifelong interest becomes bee business
Keeping in touch with one another is a mainstay among beekeepers here. They share tips on beekeeping and where bee swarms have been reported. Swarms are especially important, as they offer beekeepers opportunities to replenish their hives. “Our club ...
ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Southern Illinois man makes lifelong interest into a bee ...
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Community notes: July 25, 2014 - Daily Astorian
Community notes: July 25, 2014
Beekeepers Group Forming — Beekeepers sought in Lower Columbia area for informal meetings to discuss beekeeping. Date and time to be determined, probably evenings. For information, call Stephanie Miller at 503-861-3511. © 2014 Daily Astorian.
Jail Graduates First Class of Inmate Beekeepers - TWC News
Jail Graduates First Class of Inmate Beekeepers
Martin not only graduates with a certificate in beekeeping, but also an exciting new job that will immediately help him get back on his feet. "I'm getting out in a month, which awesome,” he said. “I plan on starting like a week after." Two graduates of ...
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Morgan Freeman is now a beekeeper - Mother Nature Network (blog)
Mother Nature Network (blog)Morgan Freeman is now a beekeeper
Mother Nature Network (blog)
"I've not ever used (the beekeeping hat) with my bees," he says. "They haven't (stung me) yet, because right now I'm not trying to harvest honey or anything, I'm just feeding them... I think they understand, 'Hey, don't bother this guy, he's got sugar ...
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Keeping bees: Get smart before you start - The Seattle Times
Keeping bees: Get smart before you start
The Seattle Times
But not so fast! said my neighbor, Larry Brainard, in May, when beekeepers around the Sound were gearing up for the sweet season — and I was contemplating planting a hive in my garden. Brainard, a beekeeping enthusiast and educator who tends 50 hives ...