Beekeeping with a Honeybee Allergy - Mother Earth News
Mother Earth NewsBeekeeping with a Honeybee Allergy
Mother Earth News
When I first started beekeeping I had what I considered to be “normal” reactions to bee stings. I have since developed a true honeybee venom allergy, but luckily, have been able to continue my work as a beekeeper. Reactions to bee stings can be divided ...
Farm Crime: To Catch a Bee Rustler - Modern Farmer
Farm Crime: To Catch a Bee Rustler
Doing so, he'd violated a code that prevails among most beekeepers. “Most people go into beekeeping because they love bees,“ Tauzer explained. No matter how fierce competition may get among beekeepers, it's understood, he said, “You don't hurt the ...
Deforestation Threatens Honey Industry - AllAfrica.com
Deforestation Threatens Honey Industry
Gole village has a forest area estimated at 6,342 square hectares potential for beekeeping. The village was once known as the 'Village of Beekeepers' for producing high quantity honey. It is one of 10 villages in Tanzania Mainland supported by the ...
In our community: Oct. 20, 2014 - LaGrange Daily News
In our community: Oct. 20, 2014
LaGrange Daily News
Events: A committee and interested volunteers meeting for planning of the 2015 Relay For Life of Troup County is 5:30-6:30 p.m., followed by a Community Town Hall meeting 6:30-7 p.m. at Mike Daniel Recreation Center, 1220 Lafayette Parkway. Anyone ...
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Brain surgeon Bill Bookwalter is also a beekeeper - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Brain surgeon Bill Bookwalter is also a beekeeper
Fox Chapel, the bucolic suburban enclave, is home to CEOs and surgeons and now several queens, thanks to Bill Bookwalter. Nearly nine years ago, the UPMC brain surgeon took up beekeeping as a way to relax. Today, he has hives scattered throughout ...
Hobbyists face large demand for local honey - San Francisco Chronicle (subscription)
Hobbyists face large demand for local honey
San Francisco Chronicle (subscription)
There are fewer than 2,000 commercial beekeepers in the United States, Horn said. Factors in that trend include a lack of support and security in the beekeeping profession, she said. Commercial beekeepers tend to be those who will rent hives to ...
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Help for honeybee colonies comes from Russia with buzz - Press Herald
Press HeraldHelp for honeybee colonies comes from Russia with buzz
When the beekeepers began using chemicals against the mites, Conlon said, they deviated from thousands of years of beekeeping tradition that used natural selection and selective breeding to strengthen bees against diseases, weather and pests.
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To bee or not to bee - North Platte Telegraph
North Platte TelegraphTo bee or not to bee
North Platte Telegraph
In January, he was named one of 10 winners of the competition. Aufdenkamp earned the opportunity to attend a two-day beekeeping class at the West Central Research and Extension Center. He and his dad also traveled to Lincoln to work with professional ...
Maine Beekeepers Gather For Annual Meeting - WABI
Maine Beekeepers Gather For Annual Meeting
There were various presentations by speakers, including Dr. Dewey Caron, who has researched bees for more than 43 years. Whether people are commercial or backyard beekeepers, the president of the association says beekeeping in general plays an ...
Guest column: The Beez Kneez helps kids understand the bees' needs - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Minneapolis Star TribuneGuest column: The Beez Kneez helps kids understand the bees' needs
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Anyone interested in learning how to become a beekeeper can take a short course at the University of Minnesota in beekeeping in northern climates. For more information, go to www.beelab.umn.edu. For more information about the Beez Kneez, go to ...