Deadline for fall basic beekeeping class is Oct. 9 - Leader Journal
Deadline for fall basic beekeeping class is Oct. 9
All three instructors are active beekeepers who have completed beekeeping instructor training through Lincoln University in Jefferson City. They are David Draker, Rolla; Cheryl Hinchman, Dixon; and Charlotte Ekker Wiggins, Rolla. Ekker Wiggins is also ...
USDA grants aid apricots, bees and other north Valley ventures - Modesto Bee
Modesto BeeUSDA grants aid apricots, bees and other north Valley ventures
A $95,600 grant from the specialty crop program will help set up beekeeping at the Manteca Unified School District farm. It will provide 11 students with two years of instruction in colony handling, honey production and pollination services. “I believe ...
Aldermen consider changing Evanston bee hive ordinance after neighbor dispute - Chicago Tribune
Chicago TribuneAldermen consider changing Evanston bee hive ordinance after neighbor dispute
... Services Committee following Schwartz's appearance, Henry C. Ford, Jr., assistant city attorney, said the city's beekeeping ordinance, approved in 2006, does not require any notice to neighbors and adjacent property owners from potential beekeepers.
Long-running dispute between Utah honey producers moves to state court - Salt Lake Tribune
Long-running dispute between Utah honey producers moves to state court
Salt Lake Tribune
Cox, a fourth-generation beekeeper whose family has been in the beekeeping and honey business since 1929, said through the years he has developed an expertise in the beekeeping field, including hive construction, feeding techniques and breeding ...
Community calendar, week of Oct. 7, 2015 - The Abington Journal
Community calendar, week of Oct. 7, 2015
The Abington Journal
Backyard Beekeeping: Introduction to the Honeybee, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center. A yearlong program appropriate for honeybee enthusiasts, designed to support new and seasoned beekeepers through an ...
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The EPA broke the law when it approved a new pesticide - PRI
PRIThe EPA broke the law when it approved a new pesticide
EarthJustice was approached by several US commercial beekeeping trade groups, including the American Honey Producers Association and the American Beekeepers Federation. “They asked, 'Is there anything we can do about this latest neonicotinoid ...
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Student groups talk applying to create new organizations, maintaining funding - The Stanford Daily
The Stanford DailyStudent groups talk applying to create new organizations, maintaining funding
The Stanford Daily
Founded by Davis Wertheimer '16, the Beekeepers now operate and maintain four beehives located on the Educational Farm with the assistance of Patrick Archie, a lecturer in the Earth Systems department. According to Wertheimer, once student interest was ...
Ag notes, Tues. 10/6/15 - News-Press Now
Ag notes, Tues. 10/6/15
Depending on interest, Daviess County beekeeper Raymond Heldenbrand will teach two beekeeping classes in the region this month. The meetings will be held Tuesday and Thursday, Oct. 13 and 15, in Bethany, Missouri, at the North Central Career Center ...
Life is abuzz for beekeeper Gary Sydow - Wisfarmer
WisfarmerLife is abuzz for beekeeper Gary Sydow
In the years since, Sydow has educated countless numbers of people of all ages in the lore of beekeeping, a subject he finds fascinating and multi-faceted. "I'm still learning and I think it's interesting and important to teach people the significance ...
Ameren Illinois employee doubles as an amateur beekeeper - Peoria Journal Star
Ameren Illinois employee doubles as an amateur beekeeper
Peoria Journal Star
Freimuth is a member of the Heart of Illinois Beekeepers' Association, who offers support and information on beekeeping (including introductory classes for those just starting out) and also has members willing to help anyone in the area who finds bees ...
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