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  1. Boulder County Beekeepers Buzzing About Hive Loss | Colorado ... - U.S. News & World Report


    Boulder County Beekeepers Buzzing About Hive Loss | Colorado...
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    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — It's the time of year that honeybee swarms typically start to take wing, setting beekeepers' phone lines ablaze as word spreads about ...

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  2. Beekeeping course set for Little Rock in May - High Plains Journal


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    Beekeeping course set for Little Rock in May
    High Plains Journal
    Jon Zawislak travels the state of Arkansas spreading the joy and how-tos for would-be beekeepers. Because he covers the entire state as the Extension apiculturist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, he has to rotate his ...

  3. POLITICO Brussels Playbook Plus, presented by Danfoss: Brits bail out — Beekeepers' burqa ban exemption — Party ... - POLITICO.eu


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    POLITICO Brussels Playbook Plus, presented by Danfoss: Brits bail out — Beekeepers' burqa ban exemption — Party...
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    BRITISH MEPs LOOK TO BAIL OUT BEFORE BREXIT: In Germany, time spent as an MEP can propel you toward the chancellery. In Poland, a sitting MEP (Andrzej Duda) became president. In the United Kingdom, MEPs have no such special status.

  4. Easy backyard beekeeping for Oregonians - Street Roots News


    Street Roots News

    Easy backyard beekeeping for Oregonians
    Street Roots News
    Backyard beekeeping is big in Portland, but it's also increasing in popularity worldwide, bee educator Rebekah Golden says. She teaches classes on how to be a backyard beekeeper at Bee Thinking, a locally owned beekeeping supply store and education ...

  5. Beekeepers' nuisance could offer solution to our plastic problem - New Atlas


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    Beekeepers' nuisance could offer solution to our plastic problem
    New Atlas
    Plastic bags are a bane of modern life. As you read this, nearly two million of them are being used around the world right now. By the time the year is over, this number will probably reach a trillion, ending up in landfills, oceans, streams, and the ...
    The Very Hungry Plastic-Eating CaterpillarThe Atlantic
    This Very Hungry Caterpillar Eats Plastic BagsLive Science
    Today in Weird Science: Can a Caterpillar That Eats Plastic Save the Planet?Washingtonian.com
    Popular Science -Gizmodo -Entrepreneur -EurekAlert
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  6. UKIP: Beekeepers excluded from face coverings ban - POLITICO.eu


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    UKIP: Beekeepers excluded from face coverings ban
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    Beekeepers will be exempt from a ban on face coverings in public places proposed by the United Kingdom Independence Party, it said Monday after coming under fire for embracing “full-throttled Islamophobia.” Deputy party leader Peter Whittle said ...
    Angry beekeepers have served up the public's favourite election story at UKIP's expenseThe Canary
    Ukip Policy Event Ends With Questions Over Beekeepers' Rights And Paul Nuttall Fleeing JournalistsHuffington Post UK
    Someone Asked UKIP If Their Face-Covering Ban Includes BeekeepersGizmodo UK
    Financial Times -The New Arab (blog)
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  7. Republicans Propose Tax Breaks for Wisconsin Beekeepers - U.S. News & World Report


    Republicans Propose Tax Breaks for Wisconsin Beekeepers
    U.S. News & World Report
    Steve Nass are seeking co-sponsors on a bill that would define beekeeping in state law. It would also extend to beekeepers sales and use tax exemptions on certain items and services sold to farming and agriculture business that already exist for others.

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  8. The buzz about beekeeping - Garden Center Magazine


    Garden Center Magazine

    The buzz about beekeeping
    Garden Center Magazine
    ... beekeeping group,” she says. “When my dad and brother had questions, they went to the bee club for help. Part of the reason Masterson's started stocking beekeeping supplies is that, at these meetings, they realized that local beekeepers didn't know ...

  9. High country beekeepers go against disastrous trend and have good season - Stuff.co.nz


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    High country beekeepers go against disastrous trend and have good season
    Stuff.co.nz
    A disastrous honey season for many operators across the country has missed Canterbury high country beekeepers who have bucked the trend by having a good crop. Mackenzie Country Honey Ltd owners Alison and Peter Bell said they were pleased with ...

  10. Beekeeping Doc Tends Chicago Hospital Rooftop Colony - MedPage Today


    MedPage Today

    Beekeeping Doc Tends Chicago Hospital Rooftop Colony
    MedPage Today
    Inspired by Beekeeping for Dummies and by Anthony's younger brother, who had been beekeeping for a few years, Vancauwelaert has taken to his hobby like a fly to honey, so to speak. "Beekeepers usually begin with one hive and a goal of establishing a ...