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Ngoma Women See Hope in Bee Keeping
AllAfrica.com
Women in Ngoma and Kayonza districts have turned to bee keeping to help fight poverty and transform their lives. Several women The New Times spoke to yesterday said the activity was paying off. With no chance to get a decent job, Immaculate Kankuyu, 45 ...



Beekeeping club harvests first honey supply, hopes to add second colony
Student Life
The Bee School, Washington University's beekeeping club, successfully harvested its first batch of honey in its three-year history last week. Over a period of six hours on Monday, Sept. 15, the 17-member group harvested about 25 pounds of wildflower ...
Missoulians hear the buzz about bees at Honey Harvest FestivalThe Missoulian

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October Programs: Wild Ginseng, Preserving Herbs and Beginning Beekeeping
Waynesboro Record Herald (blog)
The meeting will include a brief introduction to the honey bee, beekeeping information resources and time requirements for managing hives. A brief overview of tools, equipment, start-up costs, and ordering bee packages will be presented. Free & open to ...

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Standard-Examiner

Beekeeping guidelines adopted in Centerville
Standard-Examiner
Councilman Larry Wright said he researched city codes on beekeeping in Salt Lake, Lindon and Bountiful and was the council member who urged further discussion of possible guidelines in city code on specific guidelines for bee colonies in the community.



Council again delays beekeeping legislation
ThisWeekNews
On Monday, Sept. 15, Grove City Council again delayed voting on an ordinance to establish beekeeping regulations within the city code. Grove City currently has no legislation on the books addressing beekeeping. Council originally was scheduled to vote ...



Stuff.co.nz

NYC beekeeping is booming with 261 hives
amNY
Across the city there are 99 registered beekeepers and 261 hives, according to the NYC Health Department -- an impressive feat given that urban beekeeping just became legal here in 2010. Many of these colonies can be found high above the city's flowers ...
Q&A with beekeeper Peter RichardsonKeepMEcurrent.com
A Day in the Life of a Big City BeekeeperHuffington Post
Annual Honey Festival stresses honey bees' rolesThe Philadelphia Tribune
Tampabay.com -TheNewsTribune.com
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Wauwatosa closer to allowing beekeeping
Wauwatosa Now
After hearing earlier this year from residents who wanted to allow beekeeping in Wauwatosa, City Attorney Alan Kesner is recommending an ordinance that would let residents have bees if they get permission from their neighbors and meet other conditions.

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Secrets of beekeeping
San Jose Mercury News
The life of a worker bee is short and not that sweet, says Mary Andre with the Mt. Diablo Beekeeprs Association, but the hives can go on forever. Andre was the speaker at this week's Our Garden class, talking about beekeeping and bee behavior. Here is ...

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The Guardian

How to set up a beekeeping group
The Guardian
“I started beekeeping as a hobby. My dad had bees when I was younger so he had some of the kit, I could see how bees and horticulture go hand in hand and I wanted to get my dad beekeeping again … that's how it started, I guess. I set up projects in ...

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Wall Street Journal

New York Beekeepers Buzzing About Uptick in Production
Wall Street Journal
Beekeeper Andrew Cote, checking a Kerkhoff hive on the roof of St. Mary's Church in the Lower East Side, expects each of his 50 hives to produce 100 pounds of honey this year, up from about 80 pounds the year before; 'It was the best year in my last 10 ...

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