Bees & Beekeeping in the News
Beekeepers urged to accept levy increase to keep pests out - FOOD Magazine - Australia
Beekeepers urged to accept levy increase to keep pests out
FOOD Magazine - Australia
Beekeepers urged to accept levy increase to keep pests out Chairman of the Australian Honey Bee Industry Council (AHBIC), Ian Zadow, said it's critical for the industry to vote yes for the proposed biosecurity levy increase to help fund the National ...
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MN Beekeepers Asking Ag Officials To Stop Treated Corn Seeds - Food Poisoning Bulletin
MN Beekeepers Asking Ag Officials To Stop Treated Corn Seeds
Food Poisoning Bulletin
A group of beekeepers in Minnesota is concerned about the effect of corn seeds treated with neonicotinoid pesticides on bees, according to MPR. They have been reported mortality events among bees at corn seeding time. The dust is coming off the seeds ...
Women Work to Save Native Bees of Mexico - Wired
Women Work to Save Native Bees of Mexico
So much bee news lately is gloomy, I thought it would be nice to highlight a happy story. Central America has a centuries-long history of native bee keeping; the Madrid Codex, one of three surviving Mayan books, describes bees and beekeeping in detail.
USDA jumpstarts Midwest beekeeping with $3 million; Illinois left out of the hive - Medill Reports: Chicago
Medill Reports: ChicagoUSDA jumpstarts Midwest beekeeping with $3 million; Illinois left out of the hive
Medill Reports: Chicago
"Expanded support for research, combined with USDA's other efforts to improve honeybee health, should help America's beekeepers combat the current, unprecedented loss of honeybee hives each year,” said Agriculture Secretary John Vilsack in a ...
Beekeeping, bee health, products at Cheyenne conference - Prairie Star
Beekeeping, bee health, products at Cheyenne conference
Laramie County Community College will buzz with activity during the Wyoming Bee College Conference Saturday and Sunday, March 22-23, in Cheyenne. University of Wyoming Extension is hosting the college, which offers eight speakers and presentations.
German beekeeping laws are weird: an excerpt from "The Emergency ... - Boing Boing
German beekeeping laws are weird: an excerpt from "The Emergency ...
So, let's say five swarms are on the move, followed by four beekeepers flailing around with bee nets (obviously I know nothing about beekeeping). Beekeepers A and B are each pursuing one swarm. C is pursuing two different swarms that tried to flee his ...
The World's First Beekeeping Donkey Is Sort of Adorable - Gizmodo
The World's First Beekeeping Donkey Is Sort of Adorable
Beekeeping is their livelihood. In their region of Brazil, it's too arid to farm the land, so a large number of locals have turned to beekeeping and honey production to make ends meet. Juraci is actually one of 120 beekeepers in the small town of ...
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Amidst Challenges, Florida Citrus Growers, Beekeepers Partner - Southeast AgNet
Amidst Challenges, Florida Citrus Growers, Beekeepers Partner
Tallahassee, FL – Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today a series of recommendations for the long-term coexistence of Florida's citrus growers and beekeepers. Recently, Florida's citrus and honey production industries have ...
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ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Beekeepers battle colony collapse disorder - The Republic
Science World ReportILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Beekeepers battle colony collapse disorder
Oxendale began beekeeping in 1952 while living on a farm in Michigan. Food was in scarce supply, and he has had an appreciation for bees ever since. With cases of the disorder becoming more frequent, the demand for beekeepers has increased now ...
Beekeepers Face Bee Colony Collapse in Illinois, Seek Help from Dept. of ...
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Dismal season sends honey harvest down
The Southland Times
Disappearance of bees leads to human extinction
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You Up for Some Urban Beekeeping? - Patch.com
89.3 KPCCYou Up for Some Urban Beekeeping?
The Los Angeles City Council today ordered a study of legalizing backyard beekeeping in the city, a response to a growing chorus of Angelenos advocating for “urban beekeeping.” The study would look into permitting Angelenos to engage in beekeeping in ...
LA abuzz about push for urban beekeeping
Los Angeles on Its Way to Legalizing Backyard Beekeeping
LA takes first step toward urban beekeeping
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