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Backyard beekeeping discussion stalls in Lafayette
Boulder Daily Camera
Lafayette's backyard beekeepers will be allowed to keep their hives at least through autumn as the city staff goes back to the drawing board to redraft a code amendment that would allow beekeeping with certain restrictions. Beekeeping is now banned ...

Residential beekeeping ordinance rejected in La Crosse
WKBT La Crosse
The City Planning Committee rejected a beekeeping ordinance Tuesday saying there were too many issues with the permit process. But the committee plans to build on the idea to fix those issues and revisit the ordinance in October. There has been a push ...

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Beekeeping Long Illegal in New Bedford
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A New Bedford ordinance crafted in 1976 forbids beekeeping. (Frank Carini/ecoRI News)City looking into changing this decades-old ban. By JOYCE ROWLEY/ecoRI News contributor. NEW BEDFORD — When entomologist Michael Patnaude wanted to ...

Md. inmates harvest honey, learn beekeeping
Washington Post
HAGERSTOWN, Md. — John Anderson said he doesn't mind getting stung by honey bees to earn a whopping $2 per day. The 32-year-old inmate at Maryland Correctional Training Center south of Hagerstown works as a beekeeper at the prison under the ...

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Bee-keeping at the Travis County Jail
Austin American-Statesman
(LEAD PHOTO) On August 20, 2014, Jordan Webb participated with five other Travis County Jail inmates in a beekeeping class. "To me it's almost like a meditative zen kind of thing," Webb said. "And it's just like being one with nature." The class ...

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.

Beekeeping much more than filling a jar with honey Press
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Beekeepers have their reasons for harvesting their buzzing friends, and it goes well beyond seeking the next jar of honey. But the simple truth is that beekeeping in the 21st century looks a lot different from the way ...
Beekeeping 101: What a Seasoned Beekeeper Says You Need to KnowKSMU Radio
Beekeeping hobby keeps Cape backyards hummingWicked Local Wellfleet

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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 ...

Beekeeper hopes to save bee population in Cape Fear region
Larry Wyte is the accidental beekeeper who started his hobby after receiving beekeeping equipment as a Christmas gift in 2012. Wyte joined a local beekeepers association and established his first hive last year. Not everyone liked the idea. One ...

Urban beekeeping growing in Rochester
No beekeeping suit required here — rather, shorts, a T-shirt and a bucket hat, as he carefully opened up a beehive in his backyard on a cul-de-sac in northwest Rochester. "Oh, that's nice. Look at that, that's beautiful," Pruett said as he examined ...

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