Bees & Beekeeping in the News
Free hands-on beekeeping workshop - Illawarra Mercury
Free hands-on beekeeping workshop
Free hands-on beekeeping workshop. Oct. 31, 2014, 9:30 p.m.. Shellharbour City Council is helping residents create a solitary native bee habitat for their backyard as part of a free workshop about the world of bees.
Beekeepers blaming pesticides for bee losses could face bigger losses in court - Financial Post
Financial PostBeekeepers blaming pesticides for bee losses could face bigger losses in court
Canada's western provinces house roughly 80% of the nation's beekeeping industry. The dominant crop is canola, which is based heavily on neonicotinoid treatments. Yet bees are thriving in those fields. The Alberta Beekeepers Commission issued a ...
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Beekeeping is no hive of activity - The Star Online
Beekeeping is no hive of activity
The Star Online
A brain surgeon finds beekeeping a chance to relax. FOX Chapel, the bucolic suburban enclave in Pennsylvania, is home to CEOs and surgeons, and now, several queens, thanks to Bill Bookwalter. Nearly nine years ago, the University of Pittsburgh Medical ...
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Pilot program links beekeepers, pesticide applicators online - TheGrower
Pilot program links beekeepers, pesticide applicators online
click image to zoom Jennifer Tsuruda Courtesy Clemson UniversityJennifer Tsuruda, Clemson's Extension and research bee specialist, works with South Carolina beekeepers to help minimize honeybee exposure to pesticides.Through a pilot program, ...
Beekeeping: Try Before You Buy - Mother Earth News
Mother Earth NewsBeekeeping: Try Before You Buy
Mother Earth News
I love to research before I buy. I read the reviews on Amazon. I ask friends for their opinions. I taste the frozen yogurt before I commit. So, when I found out Idaho's capital city has a active beekeeping club that will mentor and even connect you to ...
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Beekeeping with a Honeybee Allergy - Mother Earth News
Mother Earth NewsBeekeeping with a Honeybee Allergy
Mother Earth News
The allergist said she sees many beekeepers about honey bee allergies every year, and scheduled me for allergy tests. The testing took about half a day, and consisted of skin tests of different types of stinging insect venom. Based on the testing, it ...
Beekeepers expanding in Florida after 2012 law that outlawed local bans - The Republic
The RepublicBeekeepers expanding in Florida after 2012 law that outlawed local bans
Beekeeping is on the rise in Pinellas County and Conroy is the director of Pinellas Beekeepers, a group that meets monthly, to share knowledge about the craft. (AP Photo/The Tampa Bay Times, Douglas R. Clifford) TAMPA OUT; CITRUS COUNTY OUT; ...
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Midwest beekeepers to focus on public awareness - KCCI Des Moines
KCCI Des MoinesMidwest beekeepers to focus on public awareness
KCCI Des Moines
OMAHA, Neb. —Beekeepers in Iowa and Nebraska are joining a national movement to encourage farmers and gardeners to avoid new pesticides, which kill bees, and to promote the health of bees as integral to food production. Other Stories.
Nebraska, Iowa beekeepers strive to inform public about importance of bees to ...
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Social Venture Seeks Crowdfunding to Support Beekeeping in Rural Tanzania - Ecopreneurist
EcopreneuristSocial Venture Seeks Crowdfunding to Support Beekeeping in Rural Tanzania
The country has more than 2 million traditional artisanal beekeepers, but due to the lack of access to modern equipment, finance, training, and markets, beekeeping in Tanzania has yet to meet its full poverty-alleviating potential. Providing an income ...
North American Beekeepers Sue to Stop Pesticides - Triple Pundit
Triple PunditNorth American Beekeepers Sue to Stop Pesticides
honey_bee_beekeepers_ Rakib_Hasan_Sumon Last year, beekeepers and environmental organizations took to the court in what was to be one of the first legal efforts to protect declining bee populations. The move was bold: Citing the Environmental ...
8 years later: the state of the bees
Mysterious case of vanishing honeybees still unsolved
Add Sunspots to the List of Possible Causes of Honey Bee Colony Collapse ...
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