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  1. Texas jail program trains inmates to become beekeepers - CorrectionsOne

    Texas jail program trains inmates to become beekeepers
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    Inmates enrolled in the program learn how to tend to local beehives through on-hands experience. After the 120-hour training, inmates are certified to work as beekeepers and are even offered jobs with beekeeping organizations around the area.

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  2. Clemson Hosts Beekeepers Meeting - WSPA.com

    Clemson Hosts Beekeepers Meeting
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    The South Carolina Beekeepers Association is hosting its annual summer meeting at Clemson University from July 24th through July 26th. The Hendrix ... Clemson University says that over 3,000 South Carolinians are involved in beekeeping. Certification ...

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  3. Lifelong interest becomes bee business - Capital Press

    Lifelong interest becomes bee business
    Capital Press
    Keeping in touch with one another is a mainstay among beekeepers here. They share tips on beekeeping and where bee swarms have been reported. Swarms are especially important as they offer beekeepers opportunities to replenish their hives. “Our club ...
    ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Southern Illinois man makes lifelong interest into a bee ...The Tribune

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  4. Beekeepers Buzzing as Study Shows 6 in 10 Ontario Bees Did Not Survive Winter - Am980 London News

    Beekeepers Buzzing as Study Shows 6 in 10 Ontario Bees Did Not Survive Winter
    Am980 London News
    An Ontario beekeepers' group is concerned by a new report that says nearly six in 10 of the province's bees didn't survive the winter, a rate three times that of other provinces. The Canadian Association of Professional Apiculturists survey found that ...

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  5. Beekeeping bodies uniting voices with merger - Wanganui Chronicle

    Beekeeping bodies uniting voices with merger
    Wanganui Chronicle
    ... on June 24 when an independent facilitator was brought in so the 500 people at the conference could express their views, feelings and frustrations, Allan Richards, president of the southern North Island branch of the National Beekeepers ...

  6. Artist combines art with beekeeping in living polyhedral beehive sculptures - Treehugger

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    Artist combines art with beekeeping in living polyhedral beehive sculptures
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    It's been said that beekeeping is an art, treading a fine balance between knowledge of bee behaviour and the cycles of development of local plant life. Beijing-based Chinese artist and beekeeper Ren Ri combines this art with a mathematical bent ...

  7. New beekeeping 'Centre of Excellence' officially opened - Smallholder

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    New beekeeping 'Centre of Excellence' officially opened
    Smallholder
    Smallholder: (L to R) Mary Adams, Chairman of Taunton Beekeepers; Dr (L to R) Mary Adams, Chairman of Taunton Beekeepers; Dr David Aston, President of the British Beekeepers' Association; Jeremy Browne MP; Jenny Gammon, President of Taunton ...

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  8. NJ considers state protections for beekeeping operations - Newsworks.org

    NJ considers state protections for beekeeping operations
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    "We are the Garden State, the honeybee is out state insect, and with these two pieces of legislation, we'll be able to focus more on educating the public, educating new beekeepers, and, hopefully, keeping the beekeeping industry alive and vibrant in ...

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  9. Colony Collapse & the Buzz on Beekeeping in Pittsburgh - 90.5 WESA

    Colony Collapse & the Buzz on Beekeeping in Pittsburgh
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    Two years ago we took a look at the world of urban farming in Pittsburgh, with a focus on beekeeping in particular. As in many cities, those who want to build apiaries in Pittsburgh have had to jump through various bureaucratic hoops and deal with the ...

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  10. Urban Beekeeping - Mother Earth News

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    Urban Beekeeping
    Mother Earth News
    When I first got into beekeeping, I worried a lot about neighbors and how they might react. Also, being a beginner, I worried that the bees might give them a reason to get upset. So, in hopes of helping and encouraging apprehensive beekeepers that are ...