Backyard beekeeper pushing for Wilmington to become Bee City, USA - WECT-TV6
Backyard beekeeper pushing for Wilmington to become Bee City, USA
... pollination problem,” he explained. He said that the beekeeping has helped the vegetation in his yard. “Our garden and our flowers, all our neighbors flowers, have just really, really prospered from the extra pollination from the honeybees ...
Master Gardeners' beekeeping class Nov. 17 - Ottumwacourier
Master Gardeners' beekeeping class Nov. 17
Greene is a beekeeper from Knoxville with over 50 active hives. He has been a beekeeper since 1998. He has instructed bee keeping classes since 2003. He will be the instructor of Beginning Beekeeping classes (for all ages) will be held Thursday ...
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Dr. Leavy leads honey bee team - Technique
TechniqueDr. Leavy leads honey bee team
The presence of the hive has also provided opportunities for training in the art of beekeeping. Ninety people have already been introduced to hive safety and care through courses which occur ... After toying with the idea of an observation hive with ...
Bee whisperer's diary: Inside a beekeepers association annual meeting - Bangor Daily News
Bee whisperer's diary: Inside a beekeepers association annual meeting
Bangor Daily News
I, like many members of Penobscot County Beekeepers Association, am still on a high after the great success of hosting the Maine State Beekeepers Association's annual meeting and conference. The choice to use Hampden Academy as our venue was perfect ...
Tennessee beekeepers concerned about dropping honeybee numbers - WBIR-TV
WBIR-TVTennessee beekeepers concerned about dropping honeybee numbers
For several years now, honeybee numbers nationwide have been dropping dramatically, and East Tennessee beekeepers are speaking about the importance of the honeybee population. ... Tennesseans interested in beekeeping may be eligible for a grant.
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County beekeepers focus on pollinators' well bee-ing - Richmond Times-Dispatch
County beekeepers focus on pollinators' well bee-ing
The Rockwood Park Backyard Beekeepers Association was formed in 2010 by Kristi Orcutt and Ken Woodward, providing educational support for new and experienced beekeepers. The group ... Beekeeping is not a passive exercise, they said. It requires a ...
Chelsea and Rob McFarland lure people into a sweet science: urban beekeeping - Christian Science Monitor
Christian Science MonitorChelsea and Rob McFarland lure people into a sweet science: urban beekeeping
Christian Science Monitor
Those actions could range from becoming a full-time urban beekeeper – building and sustaining hives of bees and harvesting the honey – to planting a bee-friendly organic garden with bee-friendly plants, such as lavender, glory bushes, jasmine, rosemary ...
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Minnesota honey makers hit the sweet spot - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Minnesota honey makers hit the sweet spot
Local artisanal producers, drawn to beekeeping for many reasons, are producing honey that's as varied in color as flavor. Beekeepers, especially in the metro area, have hives scattered about the state, many in farmers' fields. The bees pollinate the ...
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County Unanimously Approves Funding Study for Zoning Changes for Beekeepers - Times of San Diego
Times of San DiegoCounty Unanimously Approves Funding Study for Zoning Changes for Beekeepers
Times of San Diego
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed Wednesday to spend $50,000 for an environmental study of proposed changes to zoning regulations for beekeepers. The county requires 600-foot setbacks between beekeeping operations ...
Onslow County Beekeepers Association Announces New Apprenticeship Program
Jacksonville Daily News
County considers altering beekeeper zoning regulations
County approves funding for beekeeper research
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County Supervisors Approve $50K For Beekeeping Study - KPBS
KPBSCounty Supervisors Approve $50K For Beekeeping Study
The county requires 600-foot setbacks between beekeeping operations and neighboring homes, but county staffers and beekeepers have been working to ease zoning regulations. "Over the past year, the biggest challenge has been trying to find that balance ...