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Workshop Explore beekeeping scheduled for June

Contributed by Kirstin Bailey, Teresa Hoffman and Lauren Nerad – Muscatine County Outreach and Outreach Learn the basics of beekeeping at Muscatine County Extension’s upcoming workshop, in partnership with the Center for Rural Affairs and Iowa State University. (File photo) MUSCATINE, Iowa — A free beekeeping workshop hosted by the Center for Rural Affairs, Iowa […]

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From weeding to beekeeping – the program helps farms improve water quality

Community-owned collective water supply systems, in collaboration with farmers, have shown the way forward for the protection of drinking water sources, biodiversity, sustainability and climate action. The efforts of the National Federation of Collective Water Supply Systems were recognized at the recent Cogeca European Prize for Cooperative Innovation, where the Federation’s pilot project was a […]

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Gardening: ‘Bee’ on the lookout for native bees this summer

Now that we are nearly done with May, many landscapes are teeming with flowering plants and the buzz of bees. When you talk about bees to most people, images of golden yellow bees come to mind. However, bees are much more than honey bees. In fact, there are over 20,000 species of bees in the […]

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Latest Beekeeping Suits Market Statistics, Porter’s Five Forces Analysis, Dynamics and Future Trends by Region

Beekeeping Suits Market Size and Forecast (2022-2028) The study examines in detail the impact of these key trends and outlines the growth opportunities in various segments based on how these trends will shape the beekeeping apparel market in the future. Latest Update: This has resulted in several changes. This report also covers the impact of […]

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World’s oldest loon couple divorces after 25 years together

ABJ, 35, newly single, strolls through her singles pond. Seney National Wildlife Area A breakup for ages has rocked Michigan’s Upper Peninsula – the world’s oldest loon couple have divorced. ABJ, the oldest common loon in the world, was born in 1987 and spent 25 glorious years with his better half, Fe. But now the […]

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Indigenous students exercise the right to wear insignia at graduation

Amryn Tom holds his beaded graduation cap and eagle feather while graduating from Cedar City High School Wednesday, May 25, 2022, in Cedar City, Utah. Tom wears an eagle feather given to him by his mother and a cap that a family friend beaded. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Rick Bowmer PA CEDAR CITY, Utah She walked […]

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Newly formed local beekeeping organization hoping to help beginners, others

A Seymour woman trying to expand her farm produce business recently turned to a tiny flying insect for some extra help. “I’ve wanted to have bees, and now that I have a bigger garden that wants to do more with produce, bees are just another thing to learn with the help of pollination,” Megan Ritz […]

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Making the buzz about beekeeping in McLennan County | waco today

By Vicky Kendig Bees have long been hailed as essential pollinators of around 33% of food crops worldwide. But the tiny creatures are in precipitous decline everywhere. Scientists, farmers and beekeepers worry about what this means for our food supply. Enter the intrepid beekeepers, who work to conserve bee populations and, in doing so, enjoy […]

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Concerned resident warns of invasive plants affecting wildlife and natives

Over the years, Connecticut has faced increased problems of invasive plant species invading residential areas and protected open spaces. Newtown resident and Protect Our Pollinators (POP) member Christine St Georges takes the initiative to go above and beyond maintaining her own property. She now volunteers with the Newtown Forest Association (NFA) to help remove invasive […]

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GoggleWorks and Lauer’s Park offer ‘sweet relief’ through beekeeping

Notable backers help build new garden and rooftop hives to advance art, education and food There’s a new kind of buzz around the GoggleWorks Center for the Arts (GoggleWorks). The famed arts center announced a slew of grants on Tuesday to support a new beekeeping program, the latest initiative with neighbor and partner Lauer’s Park […]

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$10 million grant for the beekeeping industry

Minister of State for the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Franklin Witter, announced that the beekeeping industry will receive a $10 million grant to purchase sugar as food for their bee colonies. This grant represents a 100% increase over last year’s allocation. The grant is intended to provide support specifically during the bee plant reduction […]

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Armstrong Council Considers Backyard Chicken Raising, Beekeeping – Vernon News

Photo: Unsplash/Tom Ungerer Backyard chicken and beekeeping are back on the agenda at Armstrong. Councilors will discuss an amendment to the Good Neighbor Bylaw tonight and are expected to give the change first two readings. A grace period of six months would be granted to allow owners of non-compliant bees or hens to bring their […]

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GoggleWorks and Lauer’s Park offer “Sweet Relief” through beekeeping

There’s a new kind of buzz around the GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. The renowned arts center today announced a host of grants to support a new beekeeping program, the latest initiative with neighbor and partner Lauer’s Park Elementary. GoggleWorks Gardens at Lauer’s Park, located adjacent to GoggleWorks, will feature interactive arts and culture programs […]

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Symondsbury Primary School is buzzing with a beekeeping club to educate children

CHILDREN at a school in West Dorset said they were buzzing after ‘learning’ the importance of beekeeping for the environment. Symondsbury Primary School has launched its club to teach children the practice of beekeeping with the possibility for them to obtain their junior certificate from the British Beekeeping Association. Children are now taking a course […]

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Get All Your Beekeeping Questions Answered at Will County Forest Preserve Event – Chicago Tribune

Mike Rusnak took a failed apple growing hobby and turned it into a successful beekeeping hobby. Rusnak, of Glenwood, will discuss the art of beekeeping when the Forest Preserve District of Will Country presents Meet a Beekeeper on June 5 at the Plum Creek Nature Center in Beecher. He gives a lecture there on the […]

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ISU Muscatine Extension Office to Offer Beekeeping Workshops in June | Local

MUSCATINE – Muscatine County ISU Extension offers a beekeeping course. From 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 4, at the Muscatine Agricultural Center, 320 Lucas Street, Muscatine County Extension, will host an “Explore Beekeeping” workshop in English and Spanish. This free workshop is in coordination with Iowa State University and the Center for Rural Affairs. […]

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Probiotics could help save plummeting honey bee populations

House New Probiotics could help save plummeting honey bee populations By Megan Hoole, The Lighthouse • May 23, 2022 European honey bee (Apis mellifera) on the honeycomb. Image Credit: Redmond Durrell/Alamy Scientists hope that a new immunity-boosting probiotic developed for bees will help fight the infections responsible for their population decline. Researchers at Macquarie University […]

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Community factors: beekeeping sweetens the lives of many Jamaicans

Stephen Williams is a proud father of four who was able to educate his children by raising bees in Sainte-Catherine. With an upbeat voice that belies his seniority, Williams is grateful for the bees’ blessing that changed his life. “As a traffic policeman who was struggling to send my children to school, the bees came […]

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Inner nature: beekeeping in Ukraine

By Vidya Rajan, Columnist, The Times “History is explained by geography.” Robert Penn Warren, novelist and poet (April 24, 1905-1989) In this article, I want to pay tribute to Ukrainian beekeepers and beekeeping in light of the many wars that have swept through this beleaguered land. With an area barely smaller than that of the […]

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Get honey, get paid in charming Apico beekeeping simulator

About a year ago we spotted Apico, a pretty cool game about beekeeping and conservation. It’s now out, properly out and all that, and looks delicious. There’s a demo you can play that will guide you through the early hours of the game. At Apico, you are a beekeeper and conservationist whose job is to […]

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FAO hails Oman’s beekeeping efforts

Muscat: The Office of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the Sultanate of Oman commended the efforts made by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Water Resources in partnership with the private sector to beekeeping and for the implementation of programs aimed at improving its quality. On the occasion of the celebration of World Bee […]

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Apico is a beekeeping simulation with Stardew Valley vibes

Yesterday was World Bee Day, a fact I know because I had to send my son to school in a yellow outfit as a celebration. Another way to celebrate yesterday was, apparently, to release a video game. Apico, a beekeeping simulation about the adventure through a 2D world to collect, raise and keep bees, is […]

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Abeille on the lookout for native bees this summer | daily city gate

Now that May is well underway, many landscapes are teeming with flowering plants and the buzz of bees. When you talk to most people about bees, images of golden yellow bees come to mind. However, bees are much more than honey bees. In fact, there are over 20,000 species of bees in the world and […]

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A Precious Gift: The Irish Native Bee

Bees are an ideal society, from which we as humans can learn something. They work well together, are cooperative and take care of each other. We are also more dependent on bees than we think. Bees are the guardians of biodiversity and ecosystems and are considered the invisible helpers of farmers around the world. Of […]

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the buzz about North Dakota’s beekeeping industry

BISMARCK, ND (KXNET) – When it comes to a state known for high winds, freezing temperatures and the occasional blizzard, it’s very hard to imagine how that same state could also be a hive of activity for beekeepers. Despite the drawbacks, however, the beekeeping business is extremely popular in rural states – North Dakota being […]

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The best bee hotels for your animal garden

Of over 270 bees in the UK, 24 are bumblebees, only one is the famous honeybee and the other 200 are solitary bees. These solitary bees are incredibly varied in their appearance and behavior – from the hairy-footed flower bee resembling a fluffy bumblebee to the parasitic nomadic bee. You can house solitary bees in […]

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Bulldogs baseball drops after fifth inning error

BOISE — The Sandpoint High School baseball team gave Bishop Kelly, the reigning Class 4A Idaho State champions, everything he could handle for four innings defensively. Junior Colin Roos took control of the mound during those innings and was the true definition of a survivor for the Bulldogs. He left the bump allowing two runs […]

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First person: the sweet taste of modern beekeeping |

Ilarion Celestin, was supported by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the Ministry of the Environment of Haiti as part of a project against desertification aimed at modernizing its honey production. He spoke to UN News ahead of World Bee Day celebrated annually on May 20. “I was a traditional beekeeper. […]

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Apple snails and their ‘bubble gum’ eggs invade the Texas River

Giant apple snails and their egg casings removed from the San Antonio River. San Antonio River Authority/Facebook Screenshot Hanging from the walls along the San Antonio River are what appear to be “wads of bright pink chewing gum.” And those chewing-gum-like pieces need to be scraped off, according to the San Antonio River Authority. This […]

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On this World Bee Day (May 20), watch out for solitary bees

This WORLD BEE DAY (May 20), watch out for solitary bees and help scientists better understand the declines. While bumblebees and honey bees are familiar to many of us, solitary bees are often overlooked. In fact, 90% of bee species in the UK are actually solitary bees, with around 250 species of solitary bees, just […]

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Dallas couple turn beekeeping hobby into full-time business – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The Schulzes East Dallas Backyard has room to play and room to work. Work is for the bees. “I had a customer message me and say, ‘Hey, Costco has these hive kits for sale,’ Amanda Schulz said. ‘And that’s how it started. “ Amanda and her husband, Jon Schulz, have been beekeeping in their backyard […]

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Inside the hive: bees and beekeeping

WAPWALLOPEN, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — We often think of bees for their honey, but they play a crucial role in pollination. Although many of us cringe at the word pollen, it is vital for bee colonies everywhere and helps keep food on our table. “A bee cannot survive alone. They work as a family. If […]

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The best ways to make your garden more welcoming to bees

His work is invaluable to gardeners who want to help pollinators and shape the way we think about plants. For example, we now know that large gardens with expanses of lawn or cobblestone provide little food for pollinators, while even in a tiny space you can pack a huge amount of nectar with the right […]

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Urban beekeeping initiative creates buzz in Dublin 8

A beekeeping project in the city center is creating a buzz around Dublin’s Liberties after announcing ambitious expansion plans. The Bee8 Urban Beekeeping initiative, led by the Robert Emmet Community Development Project since 2014, is a socially and environmentally sustainable program designed to create education and employment opportunities in Dublin 8. It aims to support […]

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Meet the Sisters of the South: group of women linked by beekeeping

Southern Sisters Apiary in Gulfport was founded by three strangers with one thing in common: their desire to get into beekeeping. Three ladies, one with knowledge, another with resources, and the third wanted to lend a hand, formed the apiary of the Sisters of the South. Sharon Garguilo and Sandy Reese help raise bees on […]

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Chicago curfew tightened after killing near ‘Bean’ sculpture

First responders move a gunshot victim to an ambulance on Adams Street off State Street in downtown Chicago on Saturday, May 14, 2022. Downtown has seen gun violence and unrest after a teenager was fatally injured near “The Bean” sculpture in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune via AP) Terrence Antonio James PA […]

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Cat Limit, Allowing Urban Hobby Beekeeping Highlights Yorkton Animal Control Bylaw Changes | Radio GX94

The City of Yorkton Animal Control Bylaw has been updated following a review. Rules and Safety Supervisor Nicole Baptist explains that the last update was done in 2018 and reviews take place every two to three years for often used rules like this to ensure that they meet the needs and application of the community. […]

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Kakamega farmers find fortune in stingless beekeeping – Kenya News Agency

While still a teenager, Mark Livaha was unaware that some of the wild honey they licked and ate while hunting game meat in Kakamega Forest could be produced at home, just like common practice. breeding honey bees. Curiously, Livaha, a resident of Ivihiga village, decided to bait the domestication of stingless bees just for fun, […]

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Beyond a “wellness” program: beekeeping in prison gives hope to incarcerated people | Don’t miss it

CLARQUESVILLE, Ga. – “I was one of those teenagers – I wanted to be an actress. I went to college for acting, but I dropped out and did drugs. This is the story of certified beekeeper Joy Ishi (Cornett) Smith. Or it was for a while. After dropping out of college, Smith’s life continued on […]

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APICO beekeeping simulator will be released on May 20

| Whitethorn Games and developer TNgineers unveiled their beekeeping simulation game APIC will be released on PC on May 20, 2022. The game was originally announced last year amid all the summer game reveal madness and managed to garner a lot of attention from indie gamers who thought the premise was super cute and informative. […]

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Hit by the virus: beekeeping a labor of love for Calgary honey producers

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Cabrera leads Tigers to 4-2 win over Orioles

Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jordan Lyles heads for the dugout after being replaced by Logan Allen in the sixth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Friday, May 13, 2022, in Detroit . (AP Photo/Jose Juarez) Jose Juarez PA DETROIT Miguel Cabrera doubled and homered to help the Detroit Tigers beat the […]

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Beekeeping Sim APICO Gets PC Release Date

Today, publisher Whitethorn Games and indie developer TNgineers are thrilled to announce the May 20, 2022 PC release date for their cold beekeeping sim, APICO. But that’s not all – the release date coincides with World Bee Day to promote the importance of bee conservation! TNgineers, made up of brothers Ell and Jamie, drew on […]

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Beekeeping Sim Apico Buzzes On PC May 20, Sales Will Support Beekeeping Conservation

Players looking for a relaxing and laid-back game for their next adventure will soon be in luck, as Whitethorn Games – the publishers of Lake indie – and TNgineers have announced that their beekeeping sim Apico will launch on May 20. Apico follows the story of a former big-city laborer who returns home to his […]

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A, Bees, C: Priceville students learn about beekeeping in AgriScience course – The Hartselle Enquirer

Pictures of Jeronimo Nisa By Wes Tomlinson For the applicant With more than 90,000 bees in their care, students in the Priceville High AgriScience class expect to harvest several gallons of golden honey in June. Priceville High AgriScience teacher Nicole Fields started the project in her classroom in 2018 at the suggestion of the school […]

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Catfish reign supreme starting Thursday – Lake County Record-Bee

One of the biggest fishing tournaments held in Clear Lake, if not California, kicks off Friday. This is the 38th annual Clearlake Oaks/Glenhaven Catfish Derby, a tournament popular with anglers and non-anglers alike. As in previous years, the three-day derby is expected to attract over 500 anglers from all western states. It is the largest […]

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200 years after the bee arrived on our shores, it’s hard to imagine an Australia without it

When European settlers moved to Australia, they soon missed the comforts and familiarities of home. What followed was the introduction of many plants and animals brought onto the ships. The European bee (Apis mellifera) was one of them. But unlike other introduced species that we collectively agree have had a devastating impact on the natural […]

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Backyard Beekeeping Class to Be Taught at Ashton Library | Local News

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McConnell, Utah leaders pay tribute to ‘larger than life’ Orrin Hatch

Members of the Utah Army National Guard carry the casket of former Utah Senator Orrin Hatch during the funeral at the Institute of Religion of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Friday, May 6, 2022 in Salt Lake City. Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in history and a fixture in Utah politics […]

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20 easy ways to make your garden more welcoming to bees

His work is invaluable to gardeners who want to help pollinators and shape the way we think about plants. For example, we now know that large gardens with expanses of lawn or cobblestone provide little food for pollinators, while even in a tiny space you can pack a huge amount of nectar with the right […]

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Jason Statham’s Beekeeping Action Movie Recruits Suicide Squad Director

By Douglas Helm | 2 hours ago The hive for The beekeeper keeps getting bigger. The Jason Statham-directed, Miramax-produced action movie needed a director and now it looks like they’ve picked one with Suicide Squad David Ayer. If you love bees and Jason Statham, then this is probably the best news you’ve heard all day. […]

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Beekeeping is full of surprises, detours | Columnists

The annual spring honey bee swarm season is coming to an end, and as a beekeeper, I am reminded that just when you think you understand the life of bees, you discover that you don’t. We are fortunate here in western North Carolina to have excellent beekeepers. These men and women have been practicing the […]

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All Roblox Bee Swarm Simulator Codes (May 2022)

There are plenty of codes to redeem in May 2022 for the Bee Swarm Simulator game in Roblox, and there is a wide range of rewards available. There are tons of rewards that can be claimed using codes for the Bee swarm simulator game in Roblox. Many codes are currently active for May 2022, but […]

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The late US Senator Orrin Hatch honored at the Utah Capitol

Elaine Hatch wipes her face as she stands before the casket of her husband, former U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch, as he rests in state at the Utah Capitol on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 in Salt Lake City . Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in history and a fixture in Utah politics for more than four […]

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The Story of Gus the Goose and Parenthood

The call came in the morning. “It’s time.” I rushed down the road to my neighbor’s spacious porch — sharing her annual springtime vigil for the first time. I wanted to see the goslings emerge from their nest – an eight-foot drop from the platform she and her husband had built on the small grassy […]

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SC wildlife officials discover first sea turtle nest of the season

CHARLESTON, SC South Carolina state wildlife officials report the discovery of the first sea turtle nest of the season. Monday’s discovery comes a day after the official start of the 2022 turtle nesting season. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources said U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service personnel found traces of loggerhead sea turtles in […]

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The Young Harris Beekeeping Institute celebrates 30 years

The four-day event, held in person at Young Harris College, is an immersive experience for anyone interested in bees and beekeeping, regardless of experience level. Registrations are open until May 16. Beekeepers, it’s time to grab your smoker and hive tool – the Young Harris Beekeeping Institute will be celebrating 30 yearse May 18-21. The […]

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Beginner beekeeping with Earl Schnell | Spencer County News

Rockport Earl Schnell has been beekeeping for eight years. Schnell held a workshop at the Spencer County Public Library in Rockport to get newcomers interested in the world of beekeeping. What started as a hobby turned into more when he opened a beekeepers shop, called Early Bee in Newburgh. A few years later, he sold […]

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Condors once again soar above the coastal redwoods of northern California

FILE – A juvenile California condor flies from a shelf to a branch in the condor reintroduction enclosure at Redwood National Park near Orick, Calif., Tuesday, April 12, 2022. The endangered California condor returned to the sky above the state’s far north coast redwood forests for the first time in over a century. Two captive-bred […]

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The bees are back! The BU Beekeeping Club is buzzing with the arrival of a new hive – The Daily Free Press

A member of the Boston University Beekeeping Club with his new bees. The club received a new hive of Italian bees in March – the first shipment of bees since a mite infestation killed their previous hive during the COVID-19 lockdown. COURTESY OF COLLEEN RATH Boston University’s Beekeeping Club received a new shipment of Italian […]

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Beekeeping Suits Market Size 2022, Business Scope for the Forecast Period 2028 with Key Players Changge City Red Bee Hat Processing Factory, Jinan Haiante Security Equipment Co., Yisai Security Technology ( Shanghai) Co.,Ltd

“ Overview of Beekeeping Suits Market 2022 This has led to several changes in This report also covers the impact of COVID-19 on the global market. The report offers detailed coverage of the Beekeeping Clothing industry and key market trends. The market study includes historical and forecast market data, demand, application details, price trends and […]

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Bonner County History – May 3, 2022

Presented by the Bonner County History Society and Museum 611 S. Ella Ave., Sandpoint, Idaho, 83864 208-263-2344 50 years ago Sandpoint Newsletter May 3, 1972 – UPPER SENIOR NEWS The SHS golf team returned Thursday from a game-winning double golf match with Wallace. SHS golfers who participated were Brad Linsday, Dan Burt, Daryl David, Del […]

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A rural policeman uses his beekeeping skills to make the community safer

JOHN BISSET/Stuff Fairlie Senior Constable Russell Halkett said he was a beekeeper before joining the force. A South Canterbury police officer uses skills from a previous job to help keep the people of his rural town safe. Senior Constable Russell Halkett, of Fairlie, was a beekeeper before joining the police force and said he uses […]

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Westchester lawyer Nick Sioufas deals with beekeeping and sustainability

Photos courtesy of Nick Sioufas This New Rochelle lawyer has combined his passion for bees and agribusiness with his dedication to creating a better environment for generations to come. Humanity is often torn between two paths: to be happy or to earn enough money to survive. But what happens when we find the ribbon of […]