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5 things you should know before backyard beekeeping, from Bridgetown Bees ...
The Oregonian
Andresen, one half of Portland's Bridgetown Bees duo, spoke at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at Hillsboro Main Library, to interested and prospective backyard beekeepers. His lesson took more than 90 minutes, which is still much shorter than the quarterly ...

Beginning beekeeping course offered
Clay Today Online
GREEN COVE SPRINGS – The North East Florida Honeybee Association meets is offering a Fall Beginning Beekeeping Short Course at the Clay County Agricultural Center, 2463 State Rd. 16W in Green Cove Springs on Sept. 20 at 10 a.m.. There is a ...

AgriLife Today

AgriLife Extension program Sept. 18 will give 'buzz' on beekeeping basics
AgriLife Today
“The number of calls coming into the office related to bees in general is staggering,” said Sam Womble, AgriLife Extension agent for Bandera County. “And now that individuals can obtain agricultural valuation from beekeeping, that adds another ...

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Ossining Lifts Ban On Beekeeping
The Daily Voice
According to the American Beekeeping Federation, approximately one third of all food consumed in the U.S. is directly or indirectly derived from honey bee pollination. Roughly 75 percent of all flowering plants rely on animal pollinators such as bees ...

Beekeeping industry is on the rise in Pa., N.J.
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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Beekeeping kids help with family hives
Daily Record-News
... hat with a mesh veil encircling her head, tying the netting with thin ropes around her waist. Now she was ready to pry open the lids of the hive boxes with a J-hook hive tool and check on the bees' progress making her favorite part of beekeeping ...

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Northwest Herald

More McHenry County and state residents learning beekeeping
Northwest Herald
The days when beekeeping was a secret trade reserved for a brave few are – in McHenry County as in much of Illinois – quickly disappearing. "With all the media coverage on Colony Collapse Disorder, people are much more aware nowadays on the bee's ...

Mother Nature Network (blog)

Morgan Freeman is now a beekeeper
Mother Nature Network (blog)
"I've not ever used (the beekeeping hat) with my bees," he says. "They haven't (stung me) yet, because right now I'm not trying to harvest honey or anything, I'm just feeding them... I think they understand, 'Hey, don't bother this guy, he's got sugar ...
Beekeeper: Freeman visited ArkadelphiaSiftings Herald
Wait, Morgan Freeman gets bees from Arkadelphia?THV 11

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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 ...

Lake Forest beekeeper keeps hives buzzing
Lake County News-Sun
Opening the first hive at Elawa Farm, beekeeper Curt Utterback discovers nobody's home. “You want to see 10,000 bees on a frame,” the Lake Forest resident said. Instead, the beekeeping hobbyist and Elawa volunteer found ants, evidence of mice — they ...

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