Bees & Beekeeping in the News
Bad beekeeping, 2015 - ScienceBlogs (blog)
ScienceBlogs (blog)Bad beekeeping, 2015
At this time of the year, as I cycle past the rape fields (this isn't a reference to some Balkan horror, just the plant), I take note of the dying of the yellow, for it signifies that the spring recolte is once again due. I measure my life by the ...
Beekeepers raise concerns about relevance of new biosecurity code - ABC Online
ABC OnlineBeekeepers raise concerns about relevance of new biosecurity code
Beekeepers are concerned an industry draft code of practice for biosecurity does not properly address current struggles faced by workers on the ground. For the past three years, independent organisation Plant Health Australia (PHA) has been working ...
Drought conditions put a sting in the beekeeping business - ABC Online
ABC OnlineDrought conditions put a sting in the beekeeping business
"The big cost to production is transport and beekeepers have had to shift a lot further than they normally do. Rather than working about 200 kilometres from where they live, they're being forced to go much greater distances to keep their bees alive and ...
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Nightcap: Kind words for Jeni's, beekeeping on the rise in Columbus - Columbus Alive (blog)
Columbus Alive (blog)Nightcap: Kind words for Jeni's, beekeeping on the rise in Columbus
Columbus Alive (blog)
We're almost there! Just one more day stands between you and the weekend. We've rounded up a short selection of stories to catch up on and three events to kick off your weekend. Business leaders and fans react to Jeni's recall. Fans, business leaders ...
Beekeeping industry could earn J$1bn in 2015 - Jamaica Observer
Beekeeping industry could earn J$1bn in 2015
The projection was given by Minister of State in the ministry, Luther Buchanan, at the graduation ceremony for participants in a 10-week introductory beekeeping course, held under the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded ...
Beekeeping Industry Could Earn $1 Billion in 2015
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Merryspring hosts beekeeping demonstration - PenBayPilot.com
PenBayPilot.comMerryspring hosts beekeeping demonstration
CAMDEN — Beekeepers Holly and David Edwards will lead a presentation about beekeeping and an open-hive demonstration at Merryspring Nature Center Tuesday, May 26, at noon. In early summer 2014, a swarm of honeybees was found on Merryspring ...
Beekeepers Reported Losing 42 Percent Of Honeybee Colonies Last Summer - NPR
Beekeepers Reported Losing 42 Percent Of Honeybee Colonies Last Summer
NPR's Audie Cornish speaks to Gene Brandi, vice president of the American Beekeeping Federation, about how beekeepers and farmers are coping with the large die-off of honeybees. AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: We're going to take a moment now to talk ...
US beekeepers lost almost half their honeybees last year - Treehugger
TreehuggerUS beekeepers lost almost half their honeybees last year
Each year the Bee Informed Partnership in collaboration with the Apiary Inspectors of America conducts a survey among both commercial and backyard beekeepers to track the health and survival rates of their honeybee colonies. What the results reveal for ...
Colony Collapse Crisis: 40% Of Beekeepers' Hives Died In 2014
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Beekeepers Lost 40% Of Bees In 2014-15
US beekeepers lost 40 percent of bees in 2014-15
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How to Start Beekeeping: What's All the Buzz About? - Mother Earth News
Mother Earth NewsHow to Start Beekeeping: What's All the Buzz About?
Mother Earth News
Despite yielding less honey, proponents say the top-bar design results in a gentler, happier hive that's a viable option for beekeepers more concerned with conservation and plant pollination than with maximum honey production. To dig deeper into top ...
Urban Beekeeping is Trending in Columbus - Columbus Monthly
Columbus MonthlyUrban Beekeeping is Trending in Columbus
While her business is booming, beekeeping is about much more than the bottom line for Bagley; it's about pollination and educating the community about bees and their importance. She mentors new beekeepers, assists with hives at Frank Fetch Park and the ...