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US & World Beekeeping News

  1. High country beekeepers go against disastrous trend and have good season - Stuff.co.nz


    Stuff.co.nz

    High country beekeepers go against disastrous trend and have good season
    Stuff.co.nz
    A disastrous honey season for many operators across the country has missed Canterbury high country beekeepers who have bucked the trend by having a good crop. Mackenzie Country Honey Ltd owners Alison and Peter Bell said they were pleased with ...

  2. UKIP: Beekeepers excluded from face coverings ban - POLITICO.eu


    POLITICO.eu

    UKIP: Beekeepers excluded from face coverings ban
    POLITICO.eu
    Beekeepers will be exempt from a ban on face coverings in public places proposed by the United Kingdom Independence Party, it said Monday after coming under fire for embracing “full-throttled Islamophobia.” Deputy party leader Peter Whittle said ...
    Someone Asked UKIP If Their Face-Covering Ban Includes BeekeepersGizmodo UK
    Ukip Policy Event Ends With Questions Over Beekeepers' Rights And Paul Nuttall Fleeing JournalistsHuffington Post UK
    Ukip strives for relevance with hardline stance on IslamFinancial Times

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  3. Easy backyard beekeeping for Oregonians - Street Roots News


    Street Roots News

    Easy backyard beekeeping for Oregonians
    Street Roots News
    Backyard beekeeping is big in Portland, but it's also increasing in popularity worldwide, bee educator Rebekah Golden says. She teaches classes on how to be a backyard beekeeper at Bee Thinking, a locally owned beekeeping supply store and education ...

  4. Republicans Propose Tax Breaks for Wisconsin Beekeepers - U.S. News & World Report


    Republicans Propose Tax Breaks for Wisconsin Beekeepers
    U.S. News & World Report
    Steve Nass are seeking co-sponsors on a bill that would define beekeeping in state law. It would also extend to beekeepers sales and use tax exemptions on certain items and services sold to farming and agriculture business that already exist for others.

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  5. Land trust hosting talk on beekeeping tonight - Jamestown Press


    Land trust hosting talk on beekeeping tonight
    Jamestown Press
    Beekeepers will discuss the Godena Farm honeybee population from 7-8:30 p.m. April 20 at the library, 26 North Road. The free presentation, led by Dennis Breneiser and Jim Turenne, is part of the Conanicut Island Land Trust's annual meeting. The men ...

  6. Beekeeping Doc Tends Chicago Hospital Rooftop Colony - MedPage Today


    MedPage Today

    Beekeeping Doc Tends Chicago Hospital Rooftop Colony
    MedPage Today
    Inspired by Beekeeping for Dummies and by Anthony's younger brother, who had been beekeeping for a few years, Vancauwelaert has taken to his hobby like a fly to honey, so to speak. "Beekeepers usually begin with one hive and a goal of establishing a ...

  7. 3D printed beekeeping device keeps out parasites, could send Spanish student scientists to Sydney - 3ders.org (blog)


    3ders.org (blog)

    3D printed beekeeping device keeps out parasites, could send Spanish student scientists to Sydney
    3ders.org (blog)
    A team of Spanish students aged between 14 and 16 is looking to raise €5,000 to take its 3D printed beekeeping solution to the FIRST LEGO League Asia Pacific Open in Sydney, Australia. The Valencia-based team, named “Invictus Lego,” has created a 3D ...

  8. The buzz about beekeeping - Garden Center Magazine


    Garden Center Magazine

    The buzz about beekeeping
    Garden Center Magazine
    ... beekeeping group,” she says. “When my dad and brother had questions, they went to the bee club for help. Part of the reason Masterson's started stocking beekeeping supplies is that, at these meetings, they realized that local beekeepers didn't know ...

  9. Bees, Please - Richmond magazine (blog)


    Richmond magazine (blog)

    Bees, Please
    Richmond magazine (blog)
    Beekeeping is experiencing a resurgence. More and more, beehives are popping up in backyards, community gardens and even on rooftops. New beekeepers have many motivations to start this hobby of rearing tiny livestock. Some beekeepers are ...
    Neighbors Use Their Green Thumbs To Save Honey BeesBKLYNER
    Giant beehive saved from destruction in an old millSouthend Standard

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  10. Pilot beekeeping, gardening program meant to benefit veterans - KSAT San Antonio


    KSAT San Antonio

    Pilot beekeeping, gardening program meant to benefit veterans
    KSAT San Antonio
    The American Honey Bee Protection Agency is working to keep honey bees from extinction, while coming up with creative ways to help veterans.

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