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How to Make a Mason Bee House for Your Garden

Photo: Chatham172 (Shutterstock) Gardeners know that the presence of bees is a great help in the garden. Some gardeners are even turning to urban beekeeping to attract industrious pollinators to the yard (and reap the reward: honey). If you’re not quite ready for full beekeeping, you can still get in on the fun by attracting […]

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Richmond Garden Club Hosts Beekeeping Presentation | News

The Richmond Garden Club recently met at the Madison County Public Library where members received a very informative program on beekeeping by Mr. Sherman Sparks and Mr. Eddie Wilson of E & S Bee Services. The program was available virtually to members. Participants received information about beekeeping as a hobby or vocation, as well as […]

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Couples innovation makes beekeeping returns sweeter

Business Couples innovation makes beekeeping returns sweeter Tuesday 08 March 2022 From left to right ; Joseck Matheri, his wife Janet and Calvin Tiony and his wife Yvonne, founders of Mister Be Concrete Hives at their workshop in Syokimau, Machakos on March 4, 2022. PHOTO | BOWL Summary Every time they set up beehives, it […]

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Launch of the domestic beekeeping project in Katoomba | Blue Mountains Gazette

news, local-news, Katoomba, beekeeping, honey, environment, sustainability A Katoomba beekeeper relies on innovation and passion to explore the potential of beekeeping in a suburban environment. Fiona Hasselman has set up FiFi’s Bees, a project that embraces natural and sustainable beekeeping for the production of honey – among other things. A lifelong environmentalist, gardener and permaculture […]

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How beekeeping helps prevent migrants from being stung by exploitative labor in Italy

Many of the estimated half million migrant workers in Italy’s agricultural sector suffer from low wages and poor working conditions. Abdoul Sane, however, was lucky. Arriving at the height of the migrant crisis in Europe in 2015 after a perilous journey from Senegal, he was saved from exploitation by the Bee My Job programme. Teaching […]

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Nine regions will receive a share of 27 billion shillings of EU beekeeping support

By Habel Chidawali Dodom. The European Union (EU) is providing 10 million euros (27 billion shillings) in grants to Tanzania in a bid to change the beekeeping value chain in the East African country. The five-year project will specifically benefit beekeepers in seven regions of mainland Tanzania and two more in Pemba, Zanzibar. These include […]

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Student receives Fulbright to study honey bee health and behavior in Kenya

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pennsylvania — In East Africa, beekeepers are setting up empty hives in the hope that swarms of migrating bees will settle in and provide them with honey. However, it is difficult for beekeepers to predict when migratory swarms will arrive and depart and when to harvest honey. Darcy Gray, a graduate student in […]

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Muazzin’s success in beekeeping | The star of the day

Fri 11 Feb 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Fri 11 Feb 2022 02:05 Shykh Seraj talks with beekeeper Muazzin Hossain at Kanchan Nagar village in the Singair upazila of Manikganj. Photo: Hridoye Mati O Manush “> Shykh Seraj talks with beekeeper Muazzin Hossain at Kanchan Nagar village in the Singair upazila of Manikganj. Photo: […]

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LCEEC will host a beekeeping certification course

The Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center is accepting applications for the next In-Person Beginner Beekeeping Certificate beginning April 7, 2022. This is an in-person class that will follow CDC guidelines including: mandatory masks indoors, ample spacing in our large lecture hall, and hands-on outdoor classes in the apiary if weather permits. allow. The program has […]

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NAFED will create 65 FPOs of beekeepers and honey processors

The National Beekeeping & Honey Mission aims to create a network of honey testing laboratories nationwide The National Bee Board (NBB) has organized a national beekeeping industry conference in collaboration with the National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Ltd. (NAFED), the Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED) and the National Dairy […]

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National Beekeeping Industry Conference | APN News

Previous story: Astral Adhesives celebrates 25 years of Bondtite by launching its first brand campaign on this Republic Day National conference on beekeeping sector held Posted on January 25, 2022 The National Bee Board (NBB) has organized a national beekeeping industry conference in collaboration with the National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Ltd. (NAFED), […]

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North Dakota Beekeeping Supply to Serve Major U.S. Honey Producing States

BISMARCK, ND (AP) — A commercial beekeeping supply business has opened in far southwestern North Dakota that will serve residents of three of the country’s top five honey-producing states. State Department of Commerce officials say the commercial supply of bees to Hettinger is intended to strengthen beekeeping and other agricultural sectors in the community and […]

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North Dakota Beekeeping Supply to Serve Major US Honey States

BISMARCK, ND — A commercial beekeeping supply business has opened in far southwestern North Dakota that will serve residents of three of the nation’s top five honey-producing states. State Department of Commerce officials say the commercial supply of bees to Hettinger is intended to strengthen beekeeping and other agricultural sectors in the community and region. […]

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North Dakota Beekeeping Supply to Serve Major US Honey-Producing States | Montana News

BISMARCK, ND (AP) — A commercial beekeeping supply business has opened in far southwestern North Dakota that will serve residents of three of the country’s top five honey-producing states. State Department of Commerce officials say the commercial supply of bees to Hettinger is intended to strengthen beekeeping and other agricultural sectors in the community and […]

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Beekeeping class returns for fifth year | Outside

ANGOLA – Purdue Extension Steuben County, in cooperation with Angola Parks and Recreation, will host a beekeeping workshop again this year. This will be the fifth year of the course, which has nurtured many beekeepers and hives in the tri-state area. The beginner level course will be taught by Chet Gilbert, who operates Apis Enterprises, […]

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Question corner: Where does the western bee come from?

Research by York University has shown that a species of honey bee called the western honey bee (Apis mellifera) most likely originated in Asia, settling the hotly debated topic for decades. Until recently, it was believed that these bees originated in Africa. The study (Scientific advances) found that western honey bees evolved independently from Asia […]

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Bee season has arrived!

Whether you’re concerned about bees or depend on them for honey production, it’s time to get used to their presence again. What do you want to know Bees tend to sleep when it’s too cold outside They are most active in the early afternoon The appearance of bees usually begins in April Bees are very […]