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Class to teach beekeeping basics
Richmond County Daily Journal
About 30 people attended the local group's Beekeeping 101 class in March 2014. In operation for more than 50 years, the Richmond County Beekeepers Association is one of the oldest such groups in the state, beekeeper Fred Cloninger said last year.

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Longmont-area events for Tuesday, March 3: The History of Beekeeping in ...
Longmont Times-Call
The History of Beekeeping in Northern Colorado —Tom Theobald, founding member of the Boulder County Beekeepers Association and president for 30 years will discus the history of beekeeping in Colorado, 7 p.m. at Berthoud Community Center, 248 ...

Extension Service Offering Beekeeping In The Panhandle Short Course
The UF/IFAS Extension Panhandle Agriculture Team is offering a beekeeping short- curse in March. These classes will be offered via interactive video at extension offices across the Panhandle. Classes will be taught by Jamie Ellis, Ph.D., and other ...

Mother Earth News

Preparing for Spring Beekeeping
Mother Earth News
Besides the equipment for the actual beekeeping, are there any other supplies you will need for bee – related activities such as candle making, making creamed honey, mead making, etc? Again, this is a good time to take stock of what you might want to ...

Urban beekeepers on the upswing in California
Chico Enterprise-Record
"It's good for the environment and for Pleasanton that the city is going to allow hobby beekeepers," said Browne, who persuaded the council to consider the change. "The city did a good job of looking into the facts and coming to the conclusion you can ...

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This Brilliant Beehive Delivers Honey on Tap Without Stressing Out the Bees
Slate Magazine (blog)
Humans have been keeping bees for thousands of years. The process of extracting honey from hives has always been laborious, messy, time-consuming, and occasionally painful for beekeepers. It's also a source of stress for bees that often switch to fight ...

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Science with Sarah: Beekeeping in Arkansas
THV 11
Richard Underhill is president of the Arkansas Beekeepers Association and in the attached video, you'll see how he explains a condition called colony collapse disorder. He started beekeeping as a hobby, and increased the number of hives over time.

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Sacramento Bee

Urban beekeeping raises Southern California concerns
Sacramento Bee
Apiaries have bloomed in residential backyards and gardens in recent years, posing new challenges for city and county government leaders nationwide as they consider how to regulate beekeepers. The trend has evolved in the last decade amid concern ...

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Grand Island Beekeeping Plan Sent Back to Drawing Board
NBC Nebraska
Brian Nilson, vice president of the Nebraska State Beekeeping Association, says most municipalities that allow beekeeping limit hive to two per lot. As currently proposed, hives would need to be screened behind a 6-foot fence at least 15 feet away from ...
Beekeeping Now Allowed in PleasantonThe Independent
Animal Advisory Board preparing beekeeping policyGrand Island Independent

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Wigan Today

Why not hive a go at beekeeping?
Wigan Today
The Ormskirk and Croston Beekeeping Group, which covers the borough, hopes more Wiganers will join its growing band of members from the area and says beekeeping is neither as expensive nor time consuming a hobby as some people may be led to ...

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