Bees & Beekeeping in the News
Beekeepers blaming pesticides for bee losses could face bigger losses in court - Financial Post
Financial PostBeekeepers blaming pesticides for bee losses could face bigger losses in court
Canada's western provinces house roughly 80% of the nation's beekeeping industry. The dominant crop is canola, which is based heavily on neonicotinoid treatments. Yet bees are thriving in those fields. The Alberta Beekeepers Commission issued a ...
Beekeeping is no hive of activity - The Star Online
Beekeeping is no hive of activity
The Star Online
A brain surgeon finds beekeeping a chance to relax. FOX Chapel, the bucolic suburban enclave in Pennsylvania, is home to CEOs and surgeons, and now, several queens, thanks to Bill Bookwalter. Nearly nine years ago, the University of Pittsburgh Medical ...
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Pilot program links beekeepers, pesticide applicators online - TheGrower
Pilot program links beekeepers, pesticide applicators online
click image to zoom Jennifer Tsuruda Courtesy Clemson UniversityJennifer Tsuruda, Clemson's Extension and research bee specialist, works with South Carolina beekeepers to help minimize honeybee exposure to pesticides.Through a pilot program, ...
Beekeeping: Try Before You Buy - Mother Earth News
Mother Earth NewsBeekeeping: Try Before You Buy
Mother Earth News
I love to research before I buy. I read the reviews on Amazon. I ask friends for their opinions. I taste the frozen yogurt before I commit. So, when I found out Idaho's capital city has a active beekeeping club that will mentor and even connect you to ...
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Beekeepers expanding in Florida after 2012 law that outlawed local bans - The Republic
The RepublicBeekeepers expanding in Florida after 2012 law that outlawed local bans
Beekeeping is on the rise in Pinellas County and Conroy is the director of Pinellas Beekeepers, a group that meets monthly, to share knowledge about the craft. (AP Photo/The Tampa Bay Times, Douglas R. Clifford) TAMPA OUT; CITRUS COUNTY OUT; ...
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Midwest beekeepers to focus on public awareness - KCCI Des Moines
KCCI Des MoinesMidwest beekeepers to focus on public awareness
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OMAHA, Neb. —Beekeepers in Iowa and Nebraska are joining a national movement to encourage farmers and gardeners to avoid new pesticides, which kill bees, and to promote the health of bees as integral to food production. Other Stories.
Nebraska, Iowa beekeepers strive to inform public about importance of bees to ...
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Social Venture Seeks Crowdfunding to Support Beekeeping in Rural Tanzania - Ecopreneurist
EcopreneuristSocial Venture Seeks Crowdfunding to Support Beekeeping in Rural Tanzania
The country has more than 2 million traditional artisanal beekeepers, but due to the lack of access to modern equipment, finance, training, and markets, beekeeping in Tanzania has yet to meet its full poverty-alleviating potential. Providing an income ...
'Beekeeping Key to Rural Development' - The Herald
'Beekeeping Key to Rural Development'
This was said by Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Dr Joseph Made at the Beekeeping Expo (APi-Expo 2014) which is being hosted in Harare, for the first time. Participants include beekeepers, researchers, honey processors ...
Palm Beach Beekeepers Association Hosting Statewide Conference This Week - New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)
New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)Palm Beach Beekeepers Association Hosting Statewide Conference This Week
New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)
"This is the first year we set up the conference to accommodate backyard, commercial, and treatment-free beekeeping," says Salopek. "We have three tracks at the same place." In addition, the first evening is open to the general public for free. "Most ...
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North American Beekeepers Sue to Stop Pesticides - Triple Pundit
Triple PunditNorth American Beekeepers Sue to Stop Pesticides
honey_bee_beekeepers_ Rakib_Hasan_Sumon Last year, beekeepers and environmental organizations took to the court in what was to be one of the first legal efforts to protect declining bee populations. The move was bold: Citing the Environmental ...
Colony Collapse Disorder May Also Be Due To Sunspots
8 years later: the state of the bees
Mysterious case of vanishing honeybees still unsolved
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