Danbury: WCSU to host organic farming conference March 7 - Torrington Register Citizen
Danbury: WCSU to host organic farming conference March 7
Torrington Register Citizen
DANBURY >> Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut welcomes gardeners, food lovers, farmers, families, environmentalists, and cooks to our annual celebration of local food, organic farms, and all things sustainable at the 33rd annual ...
With roots in a Brooklyn pizzeria, Northern New York honey becomes a “hot ... - WatertownDailyTimes.com
With roots in a Brooklyn pizzeria, Northern New York honey becomes a “hot ...
The state Department of Agriculture and Markets reported last summer that backyard beekeeping has exploded in recent years, with about 1,600 new beekeepers joining clubs in the past five years. Scientists are working to make sure there are enough bees ...
Sheboygan home and garden notes, March 3 - The Sheboygan Press
Sheboygan home and garden notes, March 3
The Sheboygan Press
Kathy Peterson, representing Sheboygan County Beekeepers Association, will share her expertise, experience and promote the hobby of beekeeping. Attendees will be able to view a bee house and learn the importance of the presence of bees. For more ...
Pleasanton City Council expected to vote 'yes' for backyard beekeeping - KTVU San Francisco
KTVU San FranciscoPleasanton City Council expected to vote 'yes' for backyard beekeeping
KTVU San Francisco
Gentry has been in the beekeeping business for 35 years. "You may not want to become a beekeeper. You may not care about bees, but you care about your food. You care a lot about your food," he said, explaining why bees are beneficial. "Good food needs ...
Appeals court to hear case on EPA role in bee die-off - Environment & Energy Publishing
Appeals court to hear case on EPA role in bee die-off
Environment & Energy Publishing
The petitioners include the Pollinator Stewardship Council, the American Honey Producers Association, the National Honey Bee Advisory Board, the American Beekeeping Federation, and beekeepers Bret Adee, Jeff Anderson and Thomas Smith.
Urban beekeepers on the upswing in California - Vallejo Times Herald
Urban beekeepers on the upswing in California
Vallejo Times Herald
Pleasanton's move reinforces the fact that more people are interested in urban beekeeping, and more communities are allowing it, says Carlen Jupe, a board member for the California State Beekeepers Association. San Jose, Oakland, San Francisco, Santa ...
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Preparing for Spring Beekeeping - Mother Earth News
Mother Earth NewsPreparing for Spring Beekeeping
Mother Earth News
With beekeeping becoming more and more popular, supply companies and even local beekeepers often sell out early. In our apiary, we tend to replace any hives we lose over the winter by doing splits from our stronger hives, and adding a purchased queen.
125 Groups Call on President Obama to Protect Bees, Pollinators From Pesticides - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)125 Groups Call on President Obama to Protect Bees, Pollinators From Pesticides
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— More than 125 conservation, beekeeping, food safety, religious, ethnic and farming advocacy groups today urged President Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency to take swift and meaningful action to protect honey bees and other ...
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Longmont-area events for the week of March 2: Longmont Chorale performs ... - Longmont Times-Call
Longmont-area events for the week of March 2: Longmont Chorale performs ...
The History of Beekeeping in Northern Colorado —Tom Theobald, founding member of the Boulder County Beekeepers Association and president for 30 years will discus the history of beekeeping in Colorado, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Berthoud Community Center, ...
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Class to teach beekeeping basics - Richmond County Daily Journal
Class to teach beekeeping basics
Richmond County Daily Journal
About 30 people attended the local group's Beekeeping 101 class in March 2014. In operation for more than 50 years, the Richmond County Beekeepers Association is one of the oldest such groups in the state, beekeeper Fred Cloninger said last year.