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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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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 ...

AGRICULTURE: Inland beekeepers getting stung by hive thefts
Insurance News Net
July 28 --Of all the things a person could steal, a box of potentially angry honeybees might seem like an undesirable target. Unless, of course, the thief is a beekeeper. In California , bee rustlers are making off with hundreds of hives at a time, and ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman becoming beekeeper
He says, "I've not ever used (the beekeeping hat) with my bees... 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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Onslow County Beekeepers Association earns state award
Jacksonville Daily News
Earlier this month, the chapter earned the distinction of the Golden Achievement Chapter of the Year 2013-2014 with the North Carolina State Beekeepers Association, an award which honors chapters for their work in educating the public about the ...

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Dominican Sisters of Hope granted beekeeping permission in Ossining
News 12 Hudson Valley
The decision comes after a two-year struggle with the village, which had a long standing ordinance against beekeeping. (7/25/14). OSSINING - The Dominican Sisters of Hope in Ossining has been granted permission to build beehives on its property.

The Buzz: Beginner beekeeping classes available
Press & Sun-Bulletin
The Southern Tier Beekeepers Association is a collection of more than 100 area beekeepers who tend to their hives and sell honey they harvest. Bee pollination is responsible for $15 billion in crop values nationwide, since many commercial crops such as ...

Backyard beekeeping helping the plight of the honey bee
"It has not affected beekeepers in Arkansas as much as other places because we don't have as many commercial beekeepers here as other states do. It hasn't hit the hobbyist beekeepers quite as hard," Zawislak explained. "All of the extra media attention ...

Council votes to allow urban beekeeping
Springfield News-Leader
Rushefsky stated that beekeeping-related concerns raised at public hearings prompted her to do her own research on the issue. While bees have the potential to become a nuisance, she said, so do common domestic pets if their owners "don't manage them ...

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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