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The Daily Tar Heel

Residents swarm to beekeeping class
The Daily Tar Heel
Years ago, when Master Beekeeper Randall Austin's garden struggled, his friend suggested keeping honeybees to pollinate the plants. Austin said he dismissed the idea because he did not want to get stung. In 2005, Austin said he talked himself into ...

Flagstaff ordinance allows slaughtering, backyard beekeeping
Arizona Daily Sun
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Flagstaff residents who want to know where their food comes from will be able to find more locally-sourced goods, thanks to a new ordinance allowing more backyard animals. The City Council has approved an ordinance that allows ...

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Chicago Tribune

Yorkville OKs community garden for beekeeping
Chicago Tribune
The Yorkville City Council has unanimously approved an area for a community bee garden at a city park. The garden, also known as an apiary, will be located in a clearing in Steven G. Bridge Park, southwest of the ballfields, according to city Parks and ...

Beginner beekeeping workshop set for Feb. 20
Cedar County Republican (subscription)
A beginner's beekeeping workshop sponsored by MU Extension Service will be from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, at the First Baptist Church, 505 Walnut St., in Osceola. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. The class will be taught by the ...

Times Daily

Beginning beekeeping classes start
Greensboro News & Record
“We are trying to encourage more people in Rockingham County to either take up beekeeping or increase their knowledge of how important the honeybees are in the area, especially with agriculture.” Kinyon said. “This course is a presentation to actually ...
N.S.C.A.R. members learn the importance of conversationJackson County Floridan

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Cache Valley Daily

Free Beekeeping class offered at BATC
Cache Valley Daily
"We have several commercial beekeepers here in the valley that take their bees down to the almond orchards in California. There's not enough local bees there to pollinate the almonds...the more bees they can put in there the bigger the crop of almonds ...

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Budding beekeepers can attend Bee College
William Kern, an associate professor with the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, gently pumped smoke into a beehive to calm the insects before he lifted the lid off the white box to gather wildflower honey. “Beekeeping ...
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Gillard to Speak at Advanced Bee SchoolNewton Press Mentor

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Merrimack Daisy Scouts learn about beekeeping
Jackson is the secretary of the Merrimack Valley Beekeepers Association, a regional group of beekeeping enthusiasts. Her speaking engagements to Scouts, students, library patrons and others emphasize the importance of honey bees. The insects pollinate ...

Suwannee Democrat

UF/IFAS encourages Floridians to take up beekeeping, hosting annual Bee College March 4-5
Suwannee Democrat
Beekeeping has many of the attributes that lead people into gardening: outdoor activity, intellectually interesting, relaxing - if you are doing it right - helpful to the environment by providing pollinators in areas where native bees have been lost ...
Beekeepers share knowledge with bee enthusiastsEffingham Daily News
Beekeepers to discuss how to safeguard colonies at Monroeville seminarTribune-Review

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MBA to host beekeeping workshop in Cameron
Clinton county leader
The Midwestern Beekeepers Association will be holding an all-day beekeeping workshop in Cameron, Missouri, in cooperation with University of Missouri Extension, on Saturday, March 5th. The meeting will be held at the First Christian Church, 318 N. Pine ...

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