Cold stings bee colonies - Suffolk News-Herald
Suffolk News-HeraldCold stings bee colonies
“We normally have pretty mild winters, but we had a good cold snap at the end, and a lot of beekeepers didn't get a chance to go check on their bees,” said Leon Knight, a Suffolk beekeeper. As a result, according to Knight, there wasn't enough sugar in ...
Coyote Ridge brings organic practices home - Chillicothe Gazette
Coyote Ridge brings organic practices home
Coyote Ridge is exploring the possibility of becoming a member of the Certified Naturally Grown movement, and Slaughter has been researching biodynamic farming and beekeeping practices. They have even dedicated a section of their farm as a bee ...
Beekeeper fighting Racine Co. over zoning laws - WDJT
Beekeeper fighting Racine Co. over zoning laws
Racine County allows beekeeping, but only on agricultural land. Fuller's property is in a quiet, rural community and zoned as residential. "If I felt I was really, truly disobeying a law, I would not do it," Fuller said. "But, I feel there's a lot of ...
Backyard beekeepers buzz up a swarm of pollination, honey - Quoddy Tides
Backyard beekeepers buzz up a swarm of pollination, honey
The hobby beekeeper may keep one hive, like Bob Costa in Perry or Karen Baldauski in Lubec, or 25 hives such as beekeeper Andrew Dewey in Jonesboro. Baldauski has been beekeeping since 1997 as an effort to increase pollination when she learned ...
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Seniors Enjoy Record Honey Harvest - My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22
My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22Seniors Enjoy Record Honey Harvest
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"I've been beekeeping here for seven years now," he said. Usually the retirement community ... "And then you take out the frame and put them back in the box from which they came," Lisa Newton , a fellow beekeeper, added. The best part- seeing the ...
Green solutions promote bee population preservation - Delmarva Daily Times
Green solutions promote bee population preservation
Delmarva Daily Times
By the end of the rainy garden session, the sparse crowd had earned some newfound respect for the honey bee. Milford resident Angela Muncie, who came with her 4-year-old son, Alex Muncie, may consider starting her own backyard beekeeping venture.
New Brunswick's bee population suffers serious blow - CBC.ca
New Brunswick's bee population suffers serious blow
A new report says New Brunswick had the second highest rate of wintering losses of honey bee colonies in Canada. The report from the Canadian Association of Professional Apiculturists says Ontario lost 58 per cent of its honey bee colonies over the ...
Behind the scenes with a beekeeper - WOODTV.com
Behind the scenes with a beekeeper
KENT COUNTY, Mich. (WOOD) What some people do as a hobby or only see on TV is a lifestyle for one Kent County man. Don Snoeyink owns Thornapple Woodlands, a beekeeping operation. Rachael paid him a visit and donned a beekeeper's outfit to see ...
Travis County Inmates Become Beekeepers - MyFox Philadelphia
Travis County Inmates Become Beekeepers
That hard work paid off on Friday when the group walked across the stage at the jail earning their master beekeeping certifications. For two of the men a cap and gown covered their black and white stripe uniforms. The other man graduating was recently ...
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AGRICULTURE: Inland beekeepers getting stung by hive thefts - Press-Enterprise
AGRICULTURE: Inland beekeepers getting stung by hive thefts
Jack Wickerd, a Menifee resident whose family has been in the beekeeping business for many years, said the culprits are coming from inside the industry but they aren't what he considers legitimate beekeepers. “It's ones on the fringes,” he said. “They ...
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