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  1. Duchy of Lancaster announces new beekeeping grant - Click Green

    Duchy of Lancaster announces new beekeeping grant
    Click Green
    “As one of the main hindrances for aspiring beekeepers is the associated start-up cost, we are proposing to offer a Grant to cover the initial cost should any of the Duchy's tenants wish to keep bees. The Grant will cover a beginners beekeeping course ...

  2. State beekeepers start swarm hotline - Broomfield Enterprise

    State beekeepers start swarm hotline
    Broomfield Enterprise
    Mid-April to late June is a typical time for honey bee swarm season in Colorado, according to the Colorado State Beekeepers Association, which has started a swarm hotline to report swarming honey bees. Swarms emerge in the spring when a healthy hive ...

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  3. 'API-Nature,' Beekeeping Project to Stabilize Communities At Risk in Jendouba ... - AllAfrica.com

    'API-Nature,' Beekeeping Project to Stabilize Communities At Risk in Jendouba ...
    AllAfrica.com
    Tunis, — A community and social development initiative was launched in Jendouba and Siliana, as part of API-Nature, a beekeeping project monitored by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). The initiative consists in setting up 24 ...

  4. Turkish Beekeeping – A Thriving Business - Fethiye Times

    Fethiye Times

    Turkish Beekeeping – A Thriving Business
    Fethiye Times
    In June 2013 Chairman of Turkish Beekeepers Association Bahri Yilmaz was quoted in the press in June saying that Turkey is now second only to China in beekeeping followed by the Ukraine, United States and Russia. He said Turkey has 22 percent of all ...

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  5. Michigan beekeepers breeding hardier "survivor bees" - Interlochen

    Michigan beekeepers breeding hardier "survivor bees"
    Interlochen
    Commercial migratory beekeepers, on the other hand, usually move their bees south. Griswold says it's tough for his bees to get through the winter. “The subzero weather is a little concerning especially in the month of March, late in the season like ...

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  6. Perils Of Commercial Beekeeping – OpEd - Eurasia Review

    Eurasia Review

    Perils Of Commercial Beekeeping – OpEd
    Eurasia Review
    One of America's earliest food crops – almonds – is also one of the most important for commercial beekeepers. Almonds depend on bees for pollination, but the explosive growth of this bumper crop taxes the very honeybees the industry needs to thrive.

  7. Bee season: Beekeepers of the Bitterroot preparing for arrival of new colonies - Prairie Star

    Bee season: Beekeepers of the Bitterroot preparing for arrival of new colonies
    Prairie Star
    Hamilton resident Jack Casbara is new to beekeeping and attends Beekeepers of the Bitterroot meetings. “I'm a beekeeper, but not yet a honey producer,” he said. “I started for philosophical reasons. The challenges the bees are facing right now will ...

  8. Perils of Commercial Beekeeping - Town Hall

    Town Hall

    Perils of Commercial Beekeeping
    Town Hall
    One of America's earliest food crops – almonds – is also one of the most important for commercial beekeepers. Almonds depend on bees for pollination, but the explosive growth of this bumper crop taxes the very honeybees the industry needs to thrive.
    17 billion honey bees injured, killed, threatening apple, berry, veggie cropsWashington Examiner

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  9. Beekeepers seek red tape relief from Senate inquiry - ABC Online

    Beekeepers seek red tape relief from Senate inquiry
    ABC Online
    Beekeepers are hoping a current Senate inquiry into their industry will have more of an impact than the last. Public consultation on the Future of the Bee Keeping and Pollination Services inquiry ended this week, attracting 63 submissions from around ...

  10. Bayer CropScience Seeks Nominations for 2014 Community Beekeeping Award - PR Newswire (press release)

    Bayer CropScience Seeks Nominations for 2014 Community Beekeeping Award
    PR Newswire (press release)
    "The support of beekeeping and beekeepers can bring a wide range of benefits to a local community, and we believe these beneficial programs deserve recognition and encouragement." Last year's Bee Care Community Leadership Award winner, Steve ...

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