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The beekeeping group still booming after 42 years

Forty-two years ago, a group of beekeeping enthusiasts with a passion for educating the public united to form the Collin County Hobby Beekeepers Association. The organization’s president, John “Skip” Talbert, 54, operates Sabine Creek Honey Farm in Royse City with his father, John Talbert III, 84. After a career in the US Army, Skip transitioned […]

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The Bristol Press – Learn about bees, beekeeping

PLAINVILLE – Elders learned about bees and beekeeping in June thanks to an expert. Newtown resident Paula Wolf gave a presentation at the Plainville Senior Center, much to the delight of approximately 25 attendees. The discussion started with why pollinators like bees are important to the world. “About 90 different food crops in the United […]

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New Britain Herald – Learn about bees, beekeeping

PLAINVILLE – Elders learned about bees and beekeeping in June thanks to an expert. Newtown resident Paula Wolf gave a presentation at the Plainville Senior Center, much to the delight of approximately 25 attendees. The discussion started with why pollinators like bees are important to the world. “About 90 different food crops in the United […]

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City Bees RVA shares the science, history and importance of beekeeping

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – If you take a trip to the Sankofa Community Orchard, you’ll find more than 20,000 bees working together. The bees are part of a new experience in the city of Richmond called City Bees RVA. “The Sankofa community orchard is a great place to have bees. There are so many crops […]

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Home beekeeping boom triggers varroa mite warning from honey industry

Backyard beekeeping is booming, but with the world’s worst bee pest on our doorstep, could well-meaning enthusiasts bring down Queensland’s honey industry? Key points: Commercial honey industry concerned about the spread of Varroa mites in backyard hives Recreational beekeepers are urged to register their hives with Biosecurity Queensland A Toowoomba lavender farm has started a […]

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Oriental fruit flies detected in Sacramento County

Sacramento County is launching an extensive investigation and eradication plan in response to the detection of four male Oriental fruit flies near Wilton, authorities said Thursday. In conjunction with the California Department of Food and Agriculture and the United States Department of Agriculture, the County Commissioner of Agriculture will initiate eradication efforts in the southeast […]

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Hive of the Rising Sun: Beekeeping in Northern Alabama |

Hive of the Rising Sun is an apiary operated by Colby and Justin Ruf in Harvest, AL. They manage more than 70 bee colonies in south-central Tennessee and north-central Alabama. They are often found selling their wares in the markets of Athens and County Limestone. Colby Ruf hails from southeast Texas, while Justin Ruf, an […]

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Grebe population decline is concerning – Lake County Record-Bee

Clear Lake’s wild bird population attracts photographers from across the country. There are literally hundreds of species of birds that inhabit the lake and one of the most popular is the Western Grebe. Grebes come to Clear Lake to nest and raise their young, but the past two years have seen few grebes on the […]

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Patent issued for beekeeping research by SPPU professors

The government has recently granted a patent to the beekeeping research conducted by the professors of Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) The government has recently granted a patent to beekeeping research carried out by professors at Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). Professor Radhakrishna Pandit from the Department of Zoology and Professor Radhakrishna Pandit have created […]

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3 things to know about urban beekeeping | Architectural Summary

“If you want to encourage a diversity of bees, it’s important to also have several slightly different hole diameters and depths,” says Bratman. This could mean bundling thin cardboard or bamboo tubes into a wooden frame, or drilling an assortment of holes in a block of wood about two inches deep. Although the main thing […]

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Babin’s hive: twenty-five hives and a passion for beekeeping – The Coastland Times

By Kimberly Armstrong, Dare County Cooperative Extension Don Babin is a busy man, as busy as the bees in the 25 hives he keeps on the Outer Banks. From Manteo to Corolla, and all the beach towns in between, he oversees the care and maintenance of thousands of bees – 50,000 to 60,000 per hive. […]

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Man found in Modesto marks the county’s third canal-related death

The body of a man was found and recovered Saturday morning, July 23, 2022, from a canal at Virginia and West Morris avenues in downtown Modesto. Modesto Fire Department The body of a man was found Saturday morning in a central Modesto canal, marking the third person found dead in Stanislaus County canals in the […]

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30 beekeepers participate in beekeeping seminar at Yo Creek, Orange Walk

Views : 142 Posted: Saturday, July 23, 2022. 1:28 p.m. CST. Photo credit: MAFSE By Ruben Morales Iglesias: On Friday, Extension Officer Miguel Huertas held a beekeeping seminar for 30 Orange Walk beekeepers at Orange Walk’s Yo Creek Agric Station. The Department of Agriculture, Food Security and Enterprise said the seminar came after […]

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The threatened valley bee

For hundreds of years, the Asian or Kashmir native bee Apis cerana was raised in the native cultures of the valley. However, beekeepers all over Asia began to import the European bee, Apis mellifera, a species that lives in much larger colonies (30,000 to 50,000 bees compared to 2,000 to 20,000 bees in A. cerana). […]

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Global Beekeeping Suits Market 2022 Report Scope – Jinan Haiante Security Equipment Co., Ltd, Changge City Color Red Bee Hat Processing Factory, Yisai Security Technology (Shanghai) Co.

A new market study titled Global beekeeping suits market from 2022 to 2028 produced by MarketsandResearch.biz sheds light on the current scenario and upcoming trends and developments that are contributing to the growth of the market. Major market boomers and opportunities driving the growth of the market are provided with estimates for the market till […]

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Regulators amend then approve Georgia Power’s energy plan

ATLANTE Georgia utility regulators on Thursday approved a plan that would shut down a number of Georgia Power Co.’s coal-fired power plants, but not before postponing the death warrant for two units. The vote came as the Georgia Public Service Commission approved Georgia Power’s plan to meet the electricity demand of its 2.7 million customers […]

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Dhenkanal beneficiaries receive beekeeping training and toolkit

Bhubaneswar: The integration of beekeeping with floriculture, a component of CSIR’s floriculture mission, is implemented in convergence with Khadi’s Honey Mission program and the Village Industries Commission. As part of this convergence, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) donates tuberose, marigold, rose and jasmine saplings and KVIC provides Beehives with bee colonies, iron support, toolkit and […]

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What you need to know about home beekeeping

Posted July 20, 2022 by PETA. Home beekeeping has been in the news for the past few years, but saving bees doesn’t mean raising bees and stealing their honey. Much of the domestic beekeeping industry is steeped in speciesism, even though it claims to support these animals, as it assumes we have the right to […]

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Election leaders call for openness to dispel misinformation

FILE – Two men stand armed with guns on January 6, 2021, outside the Governor’s mansion in Olympia, Wash., during a protest in support of then-President Donald Trump and against the counting of electoral votes in Washington , DC, claiming then -The victory of President-elect Joe Biden. The key to dispelling conspiracy theories and misinformation […]

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Governor of Al-Baha launches beekeeping festival

RIYADH: The Jax district in Diriyah has opened its doors to the Saudi public in an immersive art and virtual reality experience under the theme “a window to your senses”. Jax Arts Festival encourages audiences to indulge the five senses through a showcase of works by artists from around the world. The area is home […]

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Beekeeping for the sake of the mangroves

Khamis Omar shows some of the beehives in the mangroves of Mida Creek, County Kilifi. [Caroline Chebet, Standard] On glorious windy evenings at Mida Creek Beach in Kilifi, the magical blends of bright red and bright orange and yellow hues across the sky are enchanting. Often visitors spend their chatty evenings sitting along the beach […]

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Insurer tells court it owes no coverage in bee transport lawsuit

By Emily Finallyger (July 18, 2022, 4:56 p.m. EDT) – An insurer asks a federal court in Michigan to declare that it does not have to defend a freight carrier in a negligence lawsuit related to the deaths of more than 500 bees, saying that bees are not “covered property”. Sentry Select Insurance Co. filed […]

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Woman’s body found in Hughson Canal CA. The sheriff is investigating

A woman found dead in a canal on Monday morning has been identified as Maria Victoria Ortiz, 68, of Hughson. A motorist spotted Ortiz’s body just after 8 a.m., floating face down in the canal just south of Tully Road near East Hatch Road, according to Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Luke Schwartz. Patrol deputies […]

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Plans for Ireland’s first beekeeping center of excellence unveiled in the Midlands

A state-of-the-art facility must be built locally. Plans for Ireland’s first-ever Center of Excellence for beekeeping are unveiled today in the Midlands. The Irish Bee Foundation is set to build the new state-of-the-art facility at Lough Boora Boglands in Offaly over the next five years. It will serve as a research and education center for […]

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Brown Bag presents Pollinators and Beekeeping | News, Sports, Jobs

Join local beekeepers Neal and Dianne Rinehart as they share their knowledge of pollinators and their importance to quality of life. They will briefly review the different species of pollinators, then focus on honey bees. They will cover many topics and adapt to the interests of the participants. Topics may include: the different […]

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A woman quits her job and starts beekeeping in a village

Beyazıt Şenbük – MUĞLA Beyza Yavuz decided to leave her job and city life behind to settle in the Aegean province of Fethiye district in Muğla and started beekeeping with 50 beehives which she takes care of on her own. class=”cf”> “I realized that my expectation from life was to be in touch with nature,” […]

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The oldest resident of the village has become a leading authority in the world of beekeeping

Robin Longbottom explores how a village textile worker became a leading local authority in the world of beekeeping On Saturday June 16, 1906, Jack Barrett – of West Lane, Sutton-in-Craven – celebrated his 90th birthday, making him the village’s oldest resident. Born in 1816, a year after Wellington’s defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo, he received […]

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The new 988 hotline is 911 for mental health emergencies

In this Sunday, August 11, 2019, photo, a man uses a cell phone in New Orleans. Quick help for suicidal thoughts and other mental health emergencies may soon be as easy as 9-8-8. The first three-digit national mental health hotline in the United States will go live on Saturday, July 16, 2022. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, […]

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Incredible Beekeeping Market Growth 2022 by Share, Size,

Bee market WMR latest release titled Beekeeping Market Research Report 2022-2029 (by Product Type, End-User/Application and Regions/Countries) provides in-depth assessment of Beekeeping including key market trends, technologies upcoming, industry drivers, challenges, regulatory policies, key players company profiles and strategies. The global beekeeping market study with 100+ market data tables, pie charts, graphs and figures is […]

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Is it a bee? Is it a hummingbird?

Marshal Helmberger One of the coolest insect families in the North Country is the one whose members are most likely to be mistaken for a bird. They are called hawkmoths or hawkmoths (family Sphingidae), which includes a number of related butterflies best known for their ability to hover in place when feeding on flowers, thanks […]

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Backyard beekeeping: helping bees do their important job of pollination

Virginia Master Beekeeper Hodgie Holgersen began working with bees nearly 60 years ago after reading a book about bees in elementary school. “I probably spend more time doing this than doing my day job. Don’t tell my boss, but anyway,” Holgersen said with a laugh. Today he cares for over 100 beehives and is a […]

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Honey hive beekeeping is a new experience at this northern Michigan resort

GAYLORD, MI — Northern Michigan resorts are adding new features and activities for guests, but the latest experience at Treetops Resort near Gaylord just might set it apart. Those who sign up for the new hands-on bee experience will be taken to the upper portions of the resort property where they will wear protective clothing […]

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Quinnipiac River Watershed Association Butterfly and Bee Habitat in Meriden

A bumblebee explores a purple coneflower Monday at the Quinnipiac River Watershed Association Butterfly and Bee Habitat at 540 Oregon Road in Meriden. Photos by Dave Zajac, Record-Journal { %> Blooming daisies are seen in the Quinnipiac River Watershed Association Butterfly and Bee Habitat in Meriden. { %> On Monday, people walk near the Quinnipiac […]

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AI powered mobility vehicle. is the answer to responsible beekeeping on urban farms

Bees are vital for the planet, as they are excellent pollinators, and perhaps the most crucial link in maintaining biodiversity. They help ensure food security and also diversify the types of plants and animals that are grown on the earth’s surface. Perhaps this is why beekeeping and pollination should be encouraged more than other things […]

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An invasive forest insect makes its first appearance on the West Coast

A man has made the first sighting of the emerald ash borer on the West Coast, an insect considered “North America’s most destructive forest pest,” according to the Oregon Department of Agriculture. (Photo by Oregon Department of Agriculture) Dominic Maze, an invasive species biologist, was waiting to pick up his children from summer camp in […]

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9-hour stalemate after fatal shooting in Modesto neighborhood

Police and sheriff’s deputies were in a standoff with a homicide suspect following a fatal shooting on Debbie Lane in downtown Modesto on Sunday afternoon July 10, 2022. Deke Farrow jfarrow@modbee.com Update, 8:25 a.m.: Modesto police confirmed the deadlocked suspect died Sunday night of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Two young children and an adult woman […]

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Beekeeping program helps reform prisoners at Rochester prison

Inmates learn to become beekeepers in a new rehabilitation program that ‘saved’ them. HMP Rochester began the program earlier this year with academic lessons from the Medway Beekeepers’ Association Beekeeping Program Aids Prison Reform Now, having received the hives four weeks ago, they are now putting their knowledge into practice. Inmate Daniel* signed up for […]

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What’s the buzz? Beekeeping and brewing take over the senior community – News

CPAB chief executive Greg Strickland says the effort has been a hit with residents. Vi at Highlands Ranch in Colorado, one of 10 continuing care retirement communities operated by Vi Living, has a one-of-a-kind new microbrewery in its own backyard. Beginning with an interest in activities such as beekeeping, gardening, wine pairing, and wine and […]

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Interested in joining Johannesburg’s beekeeping community?

There are hobbyist beekeepers throughout Northcliff and the rest of the town who help keep our critical bee populations healthy with well-managed swarms to help prevent declining numbers. The Northcliff Melville Times met a few people who shared the importance of feeding bees responsibly. Len Boucher, president of the Southerns Beekeeping Association with one of […]

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Beekeeping is a passion for Wellesley Fair Associate Ambassador

For Mason McCormick, the opportunity to be the Associate Ambassador for the Wellesley Fall Fair was a chance to step out of his comfort zone. “I love talking to people, but I didn’t really speak in the public eye or in large crowds. So I just thought I’m going to give this opportunity and step […]

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Hives for Heroes provides connection and purpose for vets through beekeeping

“Save Bees-Save Vets” is the motto of the Hives for Heroes charity, and that’s exactly what they do. While bees and veterans may seem like an unlikely pair, founder and CEO Steve Jimenez has discovered that they’re a perfect match for helping two-legged and six-legged creatures. A major problem among veterans is the suicide rate. […]

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Sikkim government unveils ‘bee farm’ in Tarku; Intends to boost honey productivity and generate local jobs

With the aim of increasing honey productivity and generating local employment opportunities, the Ministry of Agriculture, Horticulture and Livestock and Veterinary Services (AH&VS) – Lok Nath Sharma has inaugurated today now a bee farm as part of the Nature Glory Beekeeping and Honey Mission in Middle Tarku. He was accompanied by Nature Glory Beekeeping Mission’s […]

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Mejía HRs twice, Rays sweep doubleheader with Blue Jays

Vladimir Guerrero waves to the crowd as he walks to the mound to throw the ceremonial first pitch to his son, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., before a baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Tampa Bay Rays, Saturday, July 2, 2022 in Toronto. (Jon Blacker/The Canadian Press via AP) Jon Blacker PA TORONTO Francisco […]

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Roblox Bee Swarm Simulator Codes (July 2022): Free Boosts & Honey

Roblox Bee Simulator is an online multiplayer game developed by @Onett in 2018, with almost 2 billion visits. The motive of Roblox players playing Bee Swarm Simulator is to hatch bees, use them to create swarms, collect pollen and use it to make honey. New players to the game will automatically be greeted with a […]

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START: Rookies Morel and Hall look to extend home runs

Chicago Cubs’ Christopher Morel hits a two-run homer in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Chicago on Friday, July 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) Nam Y. Huh PA A glimpse of what’s happening around the majors today: ___ BEAUTIFUL NEWCOMER Cubs rookie Christopher Morel has had three […]