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Number of beekeepers on the rise in South Jersey
Cherry Hill Courier Post
"Since 2007, when 'colony collapse disorder' (CCD) became widespread, we've seen the number of members in the New Jersey Beekeepers Association grow from about 450 to nearly 1,200," adds Schuler, who has been raising bees for more than 40 years.

Classes on Beekeeping Planned for Saturday and Sept. 27
Centralia Chronicle
The Lewis County Beekeepers' Association will be offering free overviews of beekeeping during classes Saturday and again in September. LCBA Membership Coordinator Tomme Trikosko and Secretary Susanne Weil will lead these free overviews of what's ...

Attend a seminar and learn about beekeeping
Baltimore Sun
If you stopped by the beekeeping exhibits at the Howard County Fair, and were inspired to learn more about honey bees, there will be a one-day seminar on Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. that will be sponsored by the Howard County ...

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Beekeeping abuzz in Eden Prairie
The Sun Current
Since Eden Prairie passed an ordinance allowing backyard beekeeping in January, 15 apiaries have been approved and installed. Beekeepers like Fisher and Francisco are leading a movement dedicated to preserving the bee population and studying the ...

Class aims to create interest in beekeeping
MyFox Wausau
Jeanne Hansen of the Dane County Beekeepers Association will teach "Beekeeping for Beginners" on Wednesday at the Eagle River Middle School. "We really want to have a hands-on event with everything you need to know for your first year of beekeeping ...

Brooklyn Daily Eagle

'The Beekeeper' reveals competitive world of NYC Beekeeping
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
“The Beekeeper,” a new documentary directed by Park Slope resident Susan Sfarra of Brooklyn-based Two Ladies in Black Productions, LLC, follows a beekeeping season in New York City shortly after the ban was overturned. The film takes place on rooftops ...

The latest buzz on backyard beekeeping in Ossining
The Journal News /
Beekeeping is permitted in some Hudson Valley communities, banned in others. To help bees, property owners should avoid using herbicides, fungicides and pesticides. Dominican Sisters of Hope, in Ossining, to begin keeping bees next spring.

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Abuzz over beekeeping
"I'm optimistic about beekeeping," said Fuller, who got his first hive at age 19 and turned his hobby into a full-time business 15 years ago at his home in the state's rural northeast corner. "It's a lot of work but it's worthwhile. There's a huge ...

Beekeeping now legal in Yorkville
Aurora Beacon News
YORKVILLE – For beekeepers in the city here, Tuesday night's City Council meeting was as sweet as honey. Some of them sitting in the back of the audience even clapped after aldermen voted 5-2 to allow beekeeping in the city, albeit on a limited basis.

Vermont beekeepers collect liquid gold
Berkshire Eagle
And that, she explained, is how a beekeeper often is born. "I started beekeeping about five years ago in response to all the news about colony collapse," Haar said. "We live in an agricultural community, and if you can you should support farmers, and I ...

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