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Council votes to allow urban beekeeping
Springfield News-Leader
Rushefsky stated that beekeeping-related concerns raised at public hearings prompted her to do her own research on the issue. While bees have the potential to become a nuisance, she said, so do common domestic pets if their owners "don't manage them ...



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Springfield votes to allow urban beekeeping
KMOV.com
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- More Springfield residents will be able to become beekeepers inside city limits. The City Council voted Monday to approve changes in city ordinances to allow urban beekeeping. The council approved one bill that allows two hives ...
Council Passes Beekeeping Ordinance - with LimitsOzarksFirst.com
Urban beekeeping ordinance passes in SpringfieldKSPR

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Urban beekeeping, magic show and concerts in the park: Lake Oswego events
The Oregonian
Introduction to Urban Beekeeping: Local beekeeper Troy Bany will present an introduction to urban beekeeping; beekeeping tools and equipment; and local regulations to keeping honey bee colonies, as well as an introduction to honey bee biology.



City Council to revisit New Bedford's beekeeping ban
SouthCoastToday.com
NEW BEDFORD — Beekeeping is a growing hobby on the SouthCoast — except in New Bedford. That's because an ordinance dating back to 1976 bans residents from keeping honey bees in the city. "I don't know why it was banned," said Ward 3 Councilor ...

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San Marcos Mercury

Beekeeping takes flight in Central Texas
San Marcos Mercury
Wilson earned his certification from a University of Georgia program designed to spread scientific information about beekeeping across the country. He also teaches classes at Round Rock Honey, a local honey producer. “A colony can have a really big ...



Beekeeping ordinances may be voted on tonight
Springfield News-Leader
A pair of related bills that would allow beekeeping on lots of at least 5,000 square feet may be voted on by Springfield City Council tonight. Beforehand, the public will be allowed to comment specifically on an amendment to the bill introduced by ...



Florida backyard beekeepers keep hope, and honey, alive
Orlando Sentinel
Motivated by a desire for natural, locally produced food and media coverage of the collapse of bee colonies worldwide, people are taking up backyard beekeeping around Florida in record numbers, said Tom Nolan, president of the Florida State Beekeepers ...



Philly.com

Beekeeping industry is on the rise in Pa., N.J.
Philly.com
David Frank, a land use lawyer and beekeeper, has worked with the N.J. Beekeepers Association to push for statewide standards. Frank maintains his hives on the Perez farm in western Pemberton Twp. Here, he is seen holding a farm of bees with the brood.
North Ogden cozies up to beekeepingStandard-Examiner
Bee conscious of what you plantBaltimore Sun
Learn more about the honeybee with Barnet & District Beekeepers AssociationThis is Local London

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What's all the buzz about beekeeping?
Lincoln Journal Star
So the fact that she now has four hives, on her rural Valparaiso property and regularly suits up in beekeeping garb to check on them is proof she has conquered her fear -- four times over. Nelson credits a co-worker with getting her excited three years ...



Beekeeping at Sisters of St. Joseph
Timesonline.com
Sister Lyn Szymkiewicz, director of grounds and eco-projects, takes care of beehives on the grounds of the Sister of St. Joseph of Baden. She uses honey from the bees to make soap, candy and other products that are sold in the motherhouse gift shop.

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