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  1. Victor beekeeper to grow with honey processing plant - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Victor beekeeper to grow with honey processing plant
    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
    He started beekeeping after taking a few classes from the Ontario-Finger Lakes Beekeepers Association, and operating his own processing facility will allow him to get the highest yield of pristine honey out of his hives. Each hive can yield between 50 ...

  2. Kallas Honey sweetens local business - OnMilwaukee.com

    OnMilwaukee.com

    Kallas Honey sweetens local business
    OnMilwaukee.com
    At one time, Kallas had 1,200 bee colonies – a small number compared to the 50,000-70,000 colonies that most commercial beekeepers have today. In 1972, John Kallas retired and the company discontinued beekeeping. "Beekeeping is a lifestyle, you have ...

  3. Reflections: We should give thanks for our elders and their wisdom - Press Herald

    Reflections: We should give thanks for our elders and their wisdom
    Press Herald
    I found out recently that my great-grandfather was a beekeeper who cared for his bees without a smoker, gloves or head veil. Is that who my newfound hobby can be ... So – thanks to my beekeeping great-grandfather and to my great-aunt. Thanks to Rosie ...

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  4. North Platte 12-year-old raising thousands of bees - Fremont Tribune

    North Platte 12-year-old raising thousands of bees
    Fremont Tribune
    In January, he was named one of 10 winners of the competition. Aufdenkamp earned the opportunity to attend a two-day beekeeping class at the West Central Research and Extension Center. He and his dad also traveled to Lincoln to work with professional ...

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  5. Students learn about agriculture through Ag Day event - Circleville Herald (registration)

    Circleville Herald (registration)

    Students learn about agriculture through Ag Day event
    Circleville Herald (registration)
    Some of the activities included learning about beekeeping; learning how a Christmas tree farm works; wagon and elevator safety; growing soybeans on a necklace; making rope; and what ethanol is. ... Heidi Long, Mennel Milling; Kendra Gabriel, Ohio ...

  6. In Yolo County, YOLO apparently means stealing hives of angry bees - Grist

    Grist

    In Yolo County, YOLO apparently means stealing hives of angry bees
    Grist
    Doing so, he'd violated a code that prevails among most beekeepers. “Most people go into beekeeping because they love bees,“ Tauzer explained. No matter how fierce competition may get among beekeepers, it's understood, he said, “You don't hurt the ...

  7. Behind bars, bees are buzzing - Cecil Whig

    Cecil Whig

    Behind bars, bees are buzzing
    Cecil Whig
    Two correctional officers, Cpl. Chuck Neikirk and Lt. Jeff Golden, who are known around the prison as “master beekeepers,” are leading the new beekeeping program at the correctional facility. Neikirk said that the warden approached them about starting ...

  8. Beekeepers Ball is one sweet soiree - Mail Tribune

    Beekeepers Ball is one sweet soiree
    Mail Tribune
    The Beekeepers Ball kicks off at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Imperial Ballroom, 40 N. Front St., Medford. This year's dominant theme is "Sweet as Honey," and the 2014 American Honey Queen, Susannah Austin of Florida, will be at the event. Hosted ...

  9. Farmers, pesticide companies and beekeepers need to work together - DesMoinesRegister.com

    Farmers, pesticide companies and beekeepers need to work together
    DesMoinesRegister.com
    Beekeepers so far have been making up this loss by using remaining colonies to increase their numbers, but many are really suffering economically and may not be ale to continue in the beekeeping business. There have been many independent scientific ...

  10. Broomfield council looks over proposed beekeeping rules - Broomfield Enterprise

    Broomfield council looks over proposed beekeeping rules
    Broomfield Enterprise
    Beekeepers also would have to place a source of fresh water near their hives to discourage the bees from searching for water in neighbors' yards, said Kirk Oglesby, Broomfield code compliance manager. Council members did not vote on the issue during ...

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