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The buzz about beekeeping
Effingham Daily News
She's a member of the Crossroads Beekeepers, a local community of beekeepers affiliated with the Illinois State Beekeepers Association. With a global uptick in interest in bees and honey, the local group has been thriving – as concern mounts about ...


Kelsey lends a hand: Beekeeping at Backwoods Bee Farm
I had no idea what I was getting myself into when I committed to beekeeping, but Chris Rogers at Backwoods Bee Farm in Windham was an excellent teacher. One of the only mistakes I made throughout the day was swatting at one of the bees, apparently ...

Bismarck Tribune

Beekeeper educates people about honey
Chicago Tribune
When Oswego resident Ed Bell was 12 years old, he enjoyed reading the Foxfire series of books which recorded the traditional folk culture in Appalachia from building log cabins to faith healing. "I really liked the story about beekeeping and always ...
Grant County family sweet on honeyBismarck Tribune

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The Herald Journal

Beekeeping and Honey Expo planned at Jenny Wiley
The Lane Report
PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (July 28, 2015) — Jenny Wiley State Resort Park is hosting a Beekeeping and Honey Expo from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. The expo will feature presentations and displays about beginning beekeeping, pest control, harvesting honey ...
Buzzing about: Valley beekeepers tout uptick, talk best practicesThe Herald Journal
Local beekeepers are ready for a honey harvestFort Worth Star Telegram
And Bees Make HoneyMartha's Vineyard Times
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City: No local laws for beekeeping on small-scale level
Even though an amateur beekeeper in the neighborhood Sunday told KOB his bees were on their way to a farm in Corrales, when our crew returned Monday, his backyard was still a swarm of angry bees. We've learned there may be nothing anyone can do ...

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Honey Queens learn the ins and outs of beekeeping
Minneapolis Star Tribune
These self-described Reinas de Miel, or Honey Queens, look after hives on a farm in Lakeville as part of a program aimed at getting low-income women involved in beekeeping. Urban Ventures, a local faith-based nonprofit, hired the women part time for ...

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More Than Honey: Beekeeping on the Cape
Because honey is directly tied to nectar, the taste depends on what plants the bees visit. For keepers with a larger operation like Claire Desilets - she's the Secretary at Beekeepers Association - this means the taste of honey can be really different ...
Call off the bee-pocalypse: US honeybee colonies hit a 20-year highWashington Post (blog)
Somerton Division of Beekeepers gearing up for Honey Show and Farmers' MarketWestern Gazette

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Your Houston News

Beekeeping event enjoys a honey of a turnout
Your Houston News
They came to see demonstrations of honey being extracted from the hive, learn about bees and beekeeping, look inside a live observation hive, see some of the products made from bees wax, and get a taste of bees wax taken right out of the hive. Maybe ...

Backyard beekeeping broached
White Bear Press
An inquiry from a beekeeper interested in moving to Mahtomedi prompted the discussion. The Environmental Commission and the city planner developed proposed restrictions after studying the ordinances of nine other cities that allow beekeeping, including ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Expansion of beekeeping operations sought
Appleton Post Crescent
Beekeeping operations are only allowed on urban farms and public institutions. Lawrence University and Riverview Gardens hold the only two beekeeping permits in the city. The city's Board of Health will meet at 7 a.m. Wednesday to discuss the proposal.

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