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  1. Quake hits beekeeping sector - Rural News Group


    Rural News Group

    Quake hits beekeeping sector
    Rural News Group
    Alison says they spent the first week or two after the quake righting hives that had toppled over, often helping other beekeepers unable to get to their own hives. At some sites all the hives had toppled, but at others only one or two. “If the hives ...

  2. Cold and wet weather bad news for beekeepers | Stuff.co.nz - Stuff.co.nz


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    Cold and wet weather bad news for beekeepers | Stuff.co.nz
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    Catlins Honey beekeeper Grant Hayes says he expects honey production to be down about 50 per cent on last season because of the cold, wet weather.

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  3. Beekeeping in Chalanbeel Gains Popularity among Pabna, Sirajganj Farmers - Inter Press Service


    Inter Press Service

    Beekeeping in Chalanbeel Gains Popularity among Pabna, Sirajganj Farmers
    Inter Press Service
    “Around 800 beekeepers from different parts of the country rush to the Chalanbeel region of Pabna and Sirajganj in winter to get the vast yellow mustard field for collecting honey,” Jahangir Alam Modhu, president of a bee keepers' association in ...

  4. Kentucky Beekeeping School Teach About The Benefits Of Raising A Hive - WKMS


    WKMS

    Kentucky Beekeeping School Teach About The Benefits Of Raising A Hive
    WKMS
    4, 8 a.m. EST, Whitley County High School, Williamsburg; Discovery Trek: Introduction to Beekeeping, Feb. 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. EST, Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, Harrodsburg; Northeastern Bee School, Feb. 25, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. EST, registration ...
    Kentucky Beekeeping Schools Set for 2017 | SurfKY NewsSurfKY News (registration) (blog)

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  5. Kentucky Beekeeping Schools Set for 2017 - SurfKY News (registration) (blog)


    Kentucky Beekeeping Schools Set for 2017
    SurfKY News (registration) (blog)
    (1/17/17) — Events aimed at educating beekeepers of all experience levels are scheduled through May 2017. “Beekeeping has a proud heritage in Kentucky, but it also has a promising future for honey production and pollination,” Agriculture Commissioner ...

  6. Beginner Beekeeping Classes - The Weekly Villager


    Beginner Beekeeping Classes
    The Weekly Villager
    Ravenna – The Portage County Beekeepers Association is offering Beginner Beekeeping Classes at Maplewood Career Center, 7075 OH-88, Ravenna, OH 44266,Thursdays: Feb. 9, 16, and 23, 2017, 6:30-9:00 PM. Registration includes: All three beginners ...

  7. Research targets small hive beetle - Stock & Land


    Stock & Land

    Research targets small hive beetle
    Stock & Land
    BEEKEEPERS are being urged to remain on the lookout for small hive beetle (SHB) this summer, ahead of research field trials attempting to trap the pest and reduce its spread. The first incursion of SHB in Australia was detected in 2002 and has since ...

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  8. Publication of report on the beekeeping sector: Beehives in the EU continuously increasing - Invest in EU


    Publication of report on the beekeeping sector: Beehives in the EU continuously increasing
    Invest in EU
    Analysing the way Member States implement the various support measures for beekeepers within the Common Agricultural Policy framework over the years 2013 to 2015, the report shows that the number of beehives is continuously increasing in the ...

  9. Wasps cost beekeeping industry $8.8ma year | Wasp Wipeout - Stuff.co.nz


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    Wasps cost beekeeping industry $8.8ma year | Wasp Wipeout
    Stuff.co.nz
    Nelson Honey managing director Phillip Cropp said wasps predating on beehives was a big problem for beekeepers. Cropp said he had 4000 hives spread across the top of the South Island in Tapawera, St Arnaud, the Marlborough Sounds and Hokitika.

  10. New Caledonia aid for beekeepers - Fiji Times Online - Fiji Times


    New Caledonia aid for beekeepers - Fiji Times Online
    Fiji Times
    BEEKEEPERS in Fiji are benefiting from a New Caledonia aid assistance that has provided wax foundation sheets essential in the production of honey in ...

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