Community calendar, week of May 4, 2016 - The Abington Journal
Community calendar, week of May 4, 2016
The Abington Journal
Lackawanna Backyard Beekeepers meeting, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 12 at the Abington Community Library. Beekeeping and honey bee information is exchanged in an informal and friendly environment. The Lackawanna Astronomical Society open house, ...
Dreams of Taking Flight: The Afghan Beekeeper's Story - Huffington Post
Huffington PostDreams of Taking Flight: The Afghan Beekeeper's Story
Zainularab Miri, known as “the beekeeper,” tells of her own brave story to work in Afghanistan in “We Are Afghan Women.” We are honored to share part of her ... In Afghanistan, beekeeping is traditionally a male job. But that only made me more ...
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Committee rejects Evanston beehive proposal - Chicago Tribune
Chicago TribuneCommittee rejects Evanston beehive proposal
He suggested that the city could look into setting aside areas for beekeeping, such as the community garden area in James Park, for beekeepers to keep bees in situations "without endangering the neighbor next door to them." City staff said in a memo ...
The most dangerous hobby - The Boston Globe
The Boston GlobeThe most dangerous hobby
The Boston Globe
THERE IS AN old joke about a man named Sid who keeps bees as a hobby. One day, Sid is telling his friend Bill about beekeeping, and Bill asks if he can see the bees. Sid walks to his freezer and pulls out a jar filled with hundreds of bees. “Sid, all ...
Warm weather keeping Kamloops beekeepers busy - KamloopsBCNow
KamloopsBCNowWarm weather keeping Kamloops beekeepers busy
Swarms are going to be very prevalent from all bee keepers because we had such a mild winter,” he said. “It's natural to have bees swarm, but when you have bees swarming at the first part of April, that's a long swarming season which means a lot of ...
Bring the kids: National Public Gardens Day at Morristown's Macculloch Hall, May 6 - Morristown Green
Morristown GreenBring the kids: National Public Gardens Day at Morristown's Macculloch Hall, May 6
Highlights of the program include presentations at 2 pm and 3 pm by Debbie Demmer, New Jersey Beekeeper member. Ms. Demmer will discuss beekeeping, demonstrate the clothing and tools used by beekeepers, and show an observational hive complete ...
Swarm of bees descends on south-west London high street - Evening Standard
Evening StandardSwarm of bees descends on south-west London high street
Specialists from Twickenham and Thames Valley Beekeeping moved the bees to a place of safety. The organisation's Swarm Coordinator Warwick Francis told the Standard the bees would have been taken back to the beekeepers' own hives to set up a new ...
PICTURES: It's bee time in East Sheen
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University of Manitoba technology helps local beekeepers compete against imports - MetroNews Canada
MetroNews CanadaUniversity of Manitoba technology helps local beekeepers compete against imports
Canadian beekeepers are facing increased competition from low-priced imported honey that's often diluted with corn or rice syrup. At the same time, Canadian honey producers are under increased pressure to comply with emerging food traceability ...
Ojai council abuzz over backyard beekeeping - Ventura County Star
Ventura County StarOjai council abuzz over backyard beekeeping
Ventura County Star
The rules being proposed would also require beekeepers to have a water source on their properties to prevent the insects from searching for water elsewhere, such as people's swimming pools. In other business, Ojai Police Chief David Kenney presented ...
Young entrepreneurs gather for CEO trade show - wlfi.com
wlfi.comYoung entrepreneurs gather for CEO trade show
Her family also owns a beekeeping business in Tipton County. “(We're) primarily focused on providing natural sugars to local markets,” Gerig said. “We sell honey and maple syrup. We've been beekeepers for about 12 years now and maple syrup makers for ...
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