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Challenging the sustainability of urban beekeeping using evidence from Swiss cities

Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN). Action plan for the Swiss Biodiversity Strategy (FOEN, Bern, 2017). Geldmann, J. & González-Varo, JP Conservation of honey bees does not help wildlife. Science 359392–393 (2018). Google Scholar article Egerer, M. & Kowarik, I. Facing the modern Gordian knot of urban beekeeping. School Trends. Evol. 35956–959 (2020). Google Scholar […]

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Beekeeping Program Graduates First Certified Students in Humboldt County – Times-Standard

On Sunday, amid a buzz of excitement, the first six graduates of California’s Beekeeping Master’s Program in Humboldt County gathered in Eureka to accept their apprentice-level certificates. The new certificate holders had to pass practical tests in order to demonstrate their new beekeeping knowledge acquired through the program, which lasted from May to September 2021. […]

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Club Feature: AU Beekeeping Society creates a space for students to cultivate sustainability on campus

Meet the AU Beekeeping Society, a club dedicated to cultivating a sustainable environment, spreading knowledge about beekeeping, and educating members of the AU community about the importance bees have on the planet. environment. According to club president and current College of Arts and Sciences senior DJ Daniels, AU Beekeeping offers a way for students to […]

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Property developers tender for a beekeeping site on the cliffs of Mellieħa

Two property developers have submitted a tender for renting a cliffside site in Mellieħa to set up a beekeeping facility – residents’ fear is the first step towards developing the protected area. One of the developers has a pending application to build on the adjacent site. Documents seen by Malta weather show that at the […]

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Beekeeping chef thrills residents

When Greg Strickland realized four years ago that the lackluster gardens of the elderly Vi at Highlands Ranch community could use more pollinators, he took up beekeeping with both feet. The executive chef, who has been with Vi since it opened in 2008, started with one and now maintains six rooftop beehives in the upscale […]

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James City County approves zoning ordinance changes to allow beekeeping in non-residential districts

The James City County Board of Supervisors has approved amendments to zoning ordinances for beekeeping in non-residential districts. (Courtesy of Unsplash) JAMES CITY COUNTY – The James City County Board of Supervisors (JCC) unanimously approved zoning ordinance changes regarding beekeeping in non-residential neighborhoods at its meeting on Tuesday, December 14. According to Assistant Zoning Administrator […]

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Taking Flight – Beginner’s Beekeeping Class with Chris Kelly – Dan’s Papers

Dear bee lover! Welcome to our six-part series on beekeeping for beginners with master beekeeper Chris Kelly, sponsored by Sound Aircraft Services! We have finally put all the pieces in place and are proud to announce our first-ever educational partnership with Chris Kelly, who was our beekeeper for our first six hives located at the […]

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The YouTube channel follows the adventures of beekeeping students

Katie Culbert (Photo courtesy of Toms River Schools) TOMS RIVER – Katie Culbert has made a name for herself in recent years, dating back to her science fair success and first place finish in the 2020 National Science Challenge AEOP (Army Education Outreach Program) for her bee project when she was in college. While a […]

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Georgia vets cope with PTSD through beekeeping

Over the past few years, Doherty has taught beekeeping to more than 65 Georgia veterans in his spare time. ATLANTA — Army veteran Tim Doherty is using his love of beekeeping to help others with PTSD and traumatic brain injury. Doherty founded Doc’s Healing Hives, a nonprofit organization that introduces veterans to beekeeping, helping them […]

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Chanika Forté teaches sustainability to disadvantaged people and empowers women through beekeeping

Chanika Forté is causing a sensation as the manager of the urban farm of St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP). She helps homeless and socially disadvantaged people garden and grow food, and empowers women and people of color through her beekeeping program, BaeHive. Forté first studied massage therapy, but decided to return for an associate’s degree […]

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Novato allows more chicken farming, delays beekeeping decision

Novato is allowing more residents to raise chickens in their backyards and is considering allowing beekeeping for the first time. The city council voted this month to allow residents to raise chickens in smaller residential properties, including multi-family properties such as apartment complexes. At the same November 16 meeting, the council also considered allowing beekeeping, […]

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Presentation on beekeeping sponsored by Community Connections | News, Sports, Jobs

Findley Lake resident Terry Phelps gave a presentation on home beekeeping sponsored by Community Connections of Findley Lake. Photos submitted FINDLEY LAKE — Beekeeping is not a hobby for the faint-hearted. Those who attended the Home Beekeeping presentation by Findley Lake resident Terry Phelps recently learned a lot about honey bees and what keeping them […]

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Hidden Happiness Adds Beekeeping Museum/Classroom | News

Hidden Happiness Bee Farm, a beekeeping equipment manufacturer and retailer located on the west end of Wilkes County, offers a new feature that looks back at beekeeping’s past while helping prepare people for its future. Owner HS Greene has added a combined beekeeping museum and classroom that seats 30 at Hidden Happiness, which is on […]

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Beekeeping ‘breaks the bond with trauma’ for refugees, says charity founder

A charity founder and Syrian refugee said beekeeping helps refugees “sever the connection with any trauma”. Ali Alzein launched Bees & Refugees to save the native British black bee from extinction and foster “a sense of belonging in UK refugee communities” by offering therapeutic workshops and a Build-Your-Own project -Beehive. “(With beekeeping) you’re looking at […]

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Beekeeping workshop for beginners scheduled for December 9 | News

JASPER COUNTY – The Jasper County Soil and Water Conservation District, in conjunction with Jasper County Purdue Extension and Apis Engineering, will host a free beekeeping workshop for beginners next month. It will take place on Thursday, December 9 at 5:30 p.m. CST in the West Room of the DeMotte Public Library. This workshop will […]

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The honey industry is buzzing with an ‘explosion’ of beekeeping numbers

A few years ago, Julie Dinsdale was in a clerical job in corporate IT, a far cry from her current life, running a commercial beekeeping business that exports honey to markets around the world. Key points: The number of registered beekeepers has ‘exploded’ in Western Australia by 688% in the past decade WA’s Bee Industry […]

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Attracted by the growing enthusiasm for urban beekeeping, Costa Mesa tenants are becoming eco-responsible

On the grounds of CANVAS North, a Costa Mesa campus that offers an adaptable suite of creative workspaces, two tiny house-shaped boxes buzz with activity as tens of thousands of bees begin to winter after a season charged. The beehives installed on the property in May 2020 have since become a huge draw for tenants […]

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Registration open for the 2022 beekeeping school

LUMBERTON — Registration for the 2022 NC Cooperative Extension Robeson County Center Beginner Beekeeping School is now open. Classes will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on January 25; February 1 and February 21; and March 1 and March 22; at the OP Owen Agricultural Center, 455 Caton Road in Lumberton. Courses include […]

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Cody Craddock: Beekeeping, a hobby you can pursue at home – Salisbury Post

Bees are amazing insects that are beneficial to agricultural crops. Some scientists estimate that one in three bites of food we eat would not be possible without bees. This is because while a bee collects pollen it visits thousands of flowers and in doing so it may unknowingly brush the pollen against the reproductive parts […]

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The most innovative hive in the world makes beekeeping efficient, reduces waste and produces unlimited honey!

Bees are essential to maintaining the balance of many ecosystems as they pollinate trees and provide food for other animals – they are essential to our survival! Now coming to the little “sweet” things we all love about bees is that they also produce honey. Beekeeping is an ancient practice and hives have barely been […]

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Joyful Honey and Beekeeping Supplies Creates a Buzz at Battle Ground

BATTLE GROUND – Joyful Honey and Beekeeping Supplies recently opened at Battle Ground on Main Street near 10th Avenue. Local beekeeper and bee enthusiast Joy Bochsler filled the store’s shelves with bee-inspired t-shirts, hoodies, artwork and greeting cards, as well as jars of honey and bees. locally produced bee products, such as pollen and honey […]