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  1. Beekeepers need farmers to help feed their bees - Delta Farm Press (blog)

    Ventura County Reporter

    Beekeepers need farmers to help feed their bees
    Delta Farm Press (blog)
    Environmental activists often make it sound as if commercial agriculture is the enemy of bees. They contend pesticides, particularly neonicotinoid seed treatments, are causing declines in bee populations when, in fact, chemicals help produce healthy ...
    Almost half honey bees dieAgri-View
    Maine Farmers Closely Eyeing Proposed Honey Bee Protection RuleMaine Public Broadcasting
    Buzz killMissoula Independent
    Wicked Local Canton -Lincolnshire Echo
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  2. Bad beekeeping, 2015 - ScienceBlogs (blog)

    ScienceBlogs (blog)

    Bad beekeeping, 2015
    ScienceBlogs (blog)
    Today was a bank holiday, so after coxing the dev IV and playing at pairs with Paul, I had time for some beekeeping, and planting a magnolia. Here are the pre-harvest hives. This underplays the degree of weed; task number one was to hack them out of ...

  3. Beekeepers raise concerns about relevance of new biosecurity code - ABC Online

    ABC Online

    Beekeepers raise concerns about relevance of new biosecurity code
    ABC Online
    Beekeepers are concerned an industry draft code of practice for biosecurity does not properly address current struggles faced by workers on the ground. For the past three years, independent organisation Plant Health Australia (PHA) has been working ...

  4. Nightcap: Kind words for Jeni's, beekeeping on the rise in Columbus - Columbus Alive (blog)

    Columbus Alive (blog)

    Nightcap: Kind words for Jeni's, beekeeping on the rise in Columbus
    Columbus Alive (blog)
    We're almost there! Just one more day stands between you and the weekend. We've rounded up a short selection of stories to catch up on and three events to kick off your weekend. Business leaders and fans react to Jeni's recall. Fans, business leaders ...

  5. Merryspring hosts beekeeping demonstration - PenBayPilot.com

    PenBayPilot.com

    Merryspring hosts beekeeping demonstration
    PenBayPilot.com
    CAMDEN — Beekeepers Holly and David Edwards will lead a presentation about beekeeping and an open-hive demonstration at Merryspring Nature Center Tuesday, May 26, at noon. In early summer 2014, a swarm of honeybees was found on Merryspring ...

  6. Beekeepers Reported Losing 42 Percent Of Honeybee Colonies Last Summer - NPR

    Beekeepers Reported Losing 42 Percent Of Honeybee Colonies Last Summer
    NPR
    NPR's Audie Cornish speaks to Gene Brandi, vice president of the American Beekeeping Federation, about how beekeepers and farmers are coping with the large die-off of honeybees. AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: We're going to take a moment now to talk ...

  7. How to Start Beekeeping: What's All the Buzz About? - Mother Earth News

    Mother Earth News

    How to Start Beekeeping: What's All the Buzz About?
    Mother Earth News
    Despite yielding less honey, proponents say the top-bar design results in a gentler, happier hive that's a viable option for beekeepers more concerned with conservation and plant pollination than with maximum honey production. To dig deeper into top ...

  8. U.S. Beekeepers Lost 40 Percent of Honeybee Colonies in Just One Year, But ... - TheBlaze.com

    TheBlaze.com

    U.S. Beekeepers Lost 40 Percent of Honeybee Colonies in Just One Year, But ...
    TheBlaze.com
    The Bee Informed Partnership, which includes the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Apiary Inspectors of America surveyed more than 6,000 commercial and small-scale beekeepers, learning that from April 2014 to April 2015 winter losses actually ...
    US beekeepers lost almost half their honeybees last yearTreehugger
    Colony Collapse Crisis: 40% Of Beekeepers' Hives Died In 2014Mintpress News (blog)
    US beekeepers lost 40 percent of bees in 2014-15YubaNet
    Growing Produce -Sustainable Brands -Clapway
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  9. Urban Beekeeping is Trending in Columbus - Columbus Monthly

    Columbus Monthly

    Urban Beekeeping is Trending in Columbus
    Columbus Monthly
    While her business is booming, beekeeping is about much more than the bottom line for Bagley; it's about pollination and educating the community about bees and their importance. She mentors new beekeepers, assists with hives at Frank Fetch Park and the ...

  10. The Buzz About Beekeeping - San Antonio Magazine

    San Antonio Magazine

    The Buzz About Beekeeping
    San Antonio Magazine
    When it comes to beekeeping, there's a lot more to success than just placing a hive in your yard. Don Fraser, a Boerne area beekeeper and vice president of the Alamo Area Beekeepers, mentors budding beekeepers and introduces newcomers to the hobby ...
    South Carolina using pollinator hive location systemagprofessional.com
    Beetle fears freeze Italian bee importsThe Southern Reporter

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