THE BEE WHISPERER Beekeepers, schools taking action to help honeybees - Bangor Daily News
Bangor Daily NewsTHE BEE WHISPERER Beekeepers, schools taking action to help honeybees
Bangor Daily News
Of all the new beekeepers to start beekeeping this year, there is one group that gives me the most satisfaction. For the last few months, I have been working with the staff at Hampden Academy to set up a beekeeping club and apiary at the school. From ...
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Faces in Business: Ron Babcock - Hastings Tribune
Hastings TribuneFaces in Business: Ron Babcock
GLENVIL — For Ron Babcock, beekeeping just isn't a hobby; it's his passion. "I wouldn't say beekeeping is ... "The best things that can be done are planting flowers that are good pollen and nectar producers or become a beekeeper. I chose both." So far ...
UVM study on minimizing threats to honeybees - WCAX
UVM study on minimizing threats to honeybees
The past few years have been tough on beekeepers. Mites and diseases have taken a big toll on colonies across the country. But Mraz says there is another threat-- pesticides. "A lot of neonicotinoids. They are not only on commercial farms; they are ...
Sea-Tac project aims to counter global bee die off - Seattle Globalist
Seattle GlobalistSea-Tac project aims to counter global bee die off
Hence the alarming narrative about honeybee disappearances, which commercial beekeepers started noticing about 10 years ago. ... German cities were the first to pioneer beekeeping at airports, though they use the bees to test air quality. Chicago ...
Altoona City Council approves beekeeping ordinance - WEAU
WEAUAltoona City Council approves beekeeping ordinance
Eau Claire beekeeper Drew Kaiser says urban beekeeping is meant to be a hobby, not a large scale operation. “When we are talking about beekeeping in an urban setting it's definitely a hobby not a commercial level of beekeeping,” Kaiser said. There were ...
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Cincy Zoo creates honeybee haven in Warren Co. - Cincinnati.com
Cincinnati.comCincy Zoo creates honeybee haven in Warren Co.
Tilton said that reports of a steady decline in bee populations – which play a critical role in agriculture and the environment – have sparked an interest in backyard beekeeping. She helps beginning beekeepers get their start, but says no formal ...
Lemon Grove considers permit for beekeeping - U-T San Diego
U-T San DiegoLemon Grove considers permit for beekeeping
U-T San Diego
LEMON GROVE — Two Lemon Grove residents are creating a buzz over their beekeeping hobby, and at least two locals are concerned about problems the insects might create. Beekeepers Michael Golden and Larry McGill explained to the Lemon Grove ...
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O'Fallon greener than ever with recent Tree City USA honor - Belleville News Democrat
Belleville News DemocratO'Fallon greener than ever with recent Tree City USA honor
Belleville News Democrat
The O'Fallon Township High School Transition House was represented as participants for the morning events, as well as to dedicate a sign to one of the raised beds they maintain, Garnto noted. “During Jim Harper's lecture about beekeeping with the ...
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In parts of Virginia, backyard beekeeping is more popular than ever - Washington Post
In parts of Virginia, backyard beekeeping is more popular than ever
Introductory beekeeping classes offered in Loudoun and Prince William counties fill up quickly every year, and waiting lists carry over from one year to the next, beekeepers in both counties said. “Backyard beekeeping is extremely popular and on the ...
Beekeeping allowed in Grand Island city limits - Grand Island Independent
Grand Island IndependentBeekeeping allowed in Grand Island city limits
Grand Island Independent
Councilman Jeremy Jones amended the city's proposed beekeeping ordinance by suggesting that all neighbors abutting the beekeepers property give consent. But consent may not be based on whether neighbors like or dislike bees, but rather the neighbor ...
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