Bee defenders - The Register-Guard
Jen Hornaday, a local beekeeper and founder of the Healthy Bees — Healthy Gardens company, is leading the students' efforts. Hornaday has built almost ... Eventually, she'd like to work with school gardens and create an after-school beekeeping program.
Students set up their own hive to study the industriousness of bees - Daily Local News
Students set up their own hive to study the industriousness of bees
Daily Local News
In recent weeks that honey was bottled by the beekeeper team and given away by lottery to teachers, classes and community members who had expressed an interest in receiving it. ... They also had to fit the beekeeping into the curriculum. Akintoye ...
11-year-old becomes professional beekeeper - The Citizen.com
The Citizen.com11-year-old becomes professional beekeeper
Eleven-year-old Allison Spinney passed the Georgia Master Beekeeping Program, Certified Beekeeper test in September. Allison is one of the youngest beekeepers to pass the test in Georgia. She attended the Coweta 4H beekeeping program for a year, ...
Community Calendar - The Middlesboro Daily News
The Middlesboro Daily News
The course will be taught by Lloyd Snelson, president of Clinch Valley Beekeepers. Learn about equipment needed to start a hive, where to place a hive, when and where to purchase bees and other beekeeping information. For more information, call ...
A Beehive Isn't Everyone's Ideal Neighbor - TakePart
TakePartA Beehive Isn't Everyone's Ideal Neighbor
Not unlike the zoning growing pains urban agriculture has felt as it expands, beekeeping exists in a similarly gray regulatory area in many cities across the country, according to Rob McFarland, a beekeeper and president of HoneyLove, a Los Angeles ...
Honeybees getting federal disaster assistance - STLtoday.com
STLtoday.comHoneybees getting federal disaster assistance
According to a 2012 survey by Bee Culture Magazine, the beekeeping industry is traditionally a family business, with operations handed down from generation-to-generation. Many beekeepers move their colonies during the growing season to provide ...
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Arizona honeybees making a comeback - Arizona Daily Star
Arizona Daily StarArizona honeybees making a comeback
Arizona Daily Star
But nothing has dealt a blow as nearly fatal as the emergence 30 years ago of the Africanized bee, a small, ferocious foe that strikes fear in Arizonans' hearts and sent beekeepers packing to the far reaches of the state and beyond. Arizona beekeepers ...
A 'honey' of a report due at beekeeper meet 111914
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Ontario's curbs on insecticide may protect bees but diminish crops - Reuters
Ontario's curbs on insecticide may protect bees but diminish crops
Beekeepers welcomed the move by Ontario, the first North American government to curb use of seed treated with neonicotinoids, which are used to kill insects that harm crops. Ontario, Canada's biggest producer of corn and soybeans, said on Tuesday that ...
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Part II: Bee Deaths And CCD - Flawed Chensheng Lu Harvard Studies ... - Science 2.0
Science 2.0Part II: Bee Deaths And CCD - Flawed Chensheng Lu Harvard Studies ...
As beekeeper Randy Oliver wrote on his Scientific Beekeeping blog, Lu fed his test colonies a pesticide brew of about 135 parts per billion (ppb). That's 100 times higher then the 1-3 ppb commonly found in pollen or nectar, a level far below safety ...
Bee deaths & neonics: Inside story of Colony Collapse Disorder, Harvard's ...
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