Bees are a key factor in the health of our environment - Daily Commercial
Bees are a key factor in the health of our environment
Beekeepers have reported higher than normal colony losses since 2006. Bees can appear healthy and then disappear from the colony. Research has indicated that the cause is most likely a combination of bee pests and diseases, poor hive management, ...
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Honey tour includes Le Roy - The Daily News Online
Honey tour includes Le Roy
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A beekeeping tour on Monday will include a location in Le Roy. ... Crosman, who makes honey and beeswax products as Log Cabin Acres, 25388 Skelly Rd., Caledonia, is part of a group of local beekeepers seeking to bring more attention to their trade.
Drought is a Buzz Kill for California Honeybees - Breitbart News
Breitbart NewsDrought is a Buzz Kill for California Honeybees
According to Gene Brandi, vice president of the American Beekeeping Federation, this year the honey bee colonies that he keeps in Los Banos have produced only about 10 percent of the honey they would make in a good year. "Our honey crop is severely ...
Fewer plants crimp foraging by bees
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Hendersonville doctor's hobby creates a buzz - The Tennessean
Hendersonville doctor's hobby creates a buzz
Dr. Paul Daugherty, a Hendersonville internist, has created a buzz with his side business/hobby: beekeeping. When a patient ... He said that beekeepers must always leave enough honey for the bees to consume over the winter. Some workers live in the ...
Number of beekeepers on the rise in South Jersey - Cherry Hill Courier Post
Number of beekeepers on the rise in South Jersey
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"And I have no reason to doubt that we'll see the business grow over the next few years. And because of so many new beekeepers in the state, the bees are on the rebound," says Schuler, who cites many other reasons why people are taking up beekeeping.
Classes on Beekeeping Planned for Saturday and Sept. 27 - Centralia Chronicle
Classes on Beekeeping Planned for Saturday and Sept. 27
The Lewis County Beekeepers' Association will be offering free overviews of beekeeping during classes Saturday and again in September. LCBA Membership Coordinator Tomme Trikosko and Secretary Susanne Weil will lead these free overviews of what's ...
Drought stings state's honey trade - Merced Sun-Star
Drought stings state's honey trade
“Our honey crop is severely impacted by the drought, and it does impact our bottom line as a business,” said Gene Brandi, a beekeeper in Los Banos, a farming town in the Central Valley. The state's deepening drought is having widespread impact across ...
Record drought saps honey production in California - Northwest Herald
Record drought saps honey production in California
The historic drought, now in its third year, is reducing supplies of California honey, raising prices for consumers and making it harder for beekeepers to earn a living. “Our honey crop is severely impacted by the drought, and it does impact our bottom ...
Record drought saps California honey production - STLtoday.com
CTV NewsRecord drought saps California honey production
Spencer Marshall, who maintains hives throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, said this is by far the worst year for honey production he's seen in five decades of beekeeping. When the drought ends, "the bees may come back, but the beekeepers may not," ...
Calif. honey production dries up amid record drought; beekeepers feel ...
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Vermont beekeepers collect liquid gold - Berkshire Eagle
Vermont beekeepers collect liquid gold
And that, she explained, is how a beekeeper often is born. "I started beekeeping about five years ago in response to all the news about colony collapse," Haar said. "We live in an agricultural community, and if you can you should support farmers, and I ...
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