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House to House
As we emerge from the recent historical "Ice Age" green leaves begin to form, we see warm blooded animals poking their heads around, and then, especially here in the South, we start to see flying insects! My father has managed to convince me that any flying insect with a will to sting or bite is headed in my direction instinctively because it ... (more)
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Malaysian Academic Helping Beekeepers In Indochina
Malaysian-born academic Dr Daniel Tan is taking part in a University of Sydney project to encourage the spread of beekeeping in Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos.
What chemicals are sprayed on local almonds?
You may wish to check out the April 20, 2014 Sacramento Bee article by Edward Ortiz , " Beekeepers search for answers as colonies show up damaged after almond farm pollination ," because it's an eye-opener as to what pesticides are being sprayed on your almonds .
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Lancashire Evening Post
Money to help save our bees
The Duchy of Lancaster has launched a new Beekeeping Grant to encourage its farm tenants to support the rapidly declining bee population.
Birney Imes: An afternoon with beekeepers
On a recent Saturday about 40 beekeepers stood in the twilight on a cement pad outside a metal farm building in south Noxubee County.
County Denies Beekeeper License to Sell Raw Honey at Farmers Market
A Flathead City-County Board of Health meeting on April 17 had a not-so-sweet outcome for one Kalispell beekeeper.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
News in brief: Pandora's cruise; Living Nature's Lip...
Pandora knows the strong culture and following it has, and has invited select customers to join it for a cruise for the third year.
From 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. the building's expansive 30,000 square foot outdoor plaza will be filled with a large selection of Spring specific fruit, vegetables, flowers, prepared foods and more! Some of the selections include prepared salads, hummus and guacamole, and ceviche, organic fresh fruits and vegetables, farmstead mozzarella cheeses, juices, ... (more)
Lake Elsinore Valley News
Orange blossoms waft through the air
The heady scent of orange blossoms are wafting through the air of Fallbrook this month, as the many trees and groves found locally move into peak blooming season.
Adulterated Honey: What's in Your Cabinet?
Honey, the sweet fluid produced by honey bees, has long been rumored to have a multitude of healing powers; but with much of the production coming from overseas, are you really getting what you pay for? Honey, the sweet fluid produced by honey bees by adding enzymes to the nectar of flowers, has long been rumored to have a multitude of healing ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
A Silky Permutation of a Traditional Honey Mead
Big Rock Brewery Inc. is excited to announce Freyja's Field Mead Braggot as the second Alchemist Edition release of 2014.
Beekeeper on harsh winter: 'It's a 100% loss for me'
A local beekeeper who lost all of his honeybees this winter and he says it's happening across the state.
Curious George is based on the popular books my Margret and H.A. Rey. Aimed at pre-school viewers , the goal of the series is to inspire children to explore science, engineering, and math in the world around them.
A sting in the tale as 200,000 bees go under the hammer
Ellerby is set to become a hive of activity as one Whitby family hosts an unusual sale, with 200,000 bees up for grabs.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Alternative Treatments For Your Allergies
Allergy season is in full swing here in Nashville and for some allergy sufferers those over-the-counter medications just don't seem to bring any long term relief.
Greenbrier Farmer's Market opening for the season
Spring is here and farmer's markets are popping up everywhere. The Greenbrier Valley Farmer's Market is preparing to open Saturday in Lewisburg.
A New Western Outlaw: The Bee Rustler
Warmer temperatures and blooming flowers are making it seem like we've finally turned the corner toward spring here in the Northwest.
Bayer CropScience Opens Its No. American Bee Care Center
BAYER CROPSCIENCE OPENS ITS NO. AMERICAN BEE CARE CENTER Apr. 16, 2014 Source: Bayer CropScience news release In celebration of Bayer CropScience's more than 25-year commitment to pollinator health, the company celebrated the grand opening of its North American Bee Care Center, at its North American headquarters in Research Triangle Park.
Bee crisis 'could cost billions'
FERAL bees have been all but wiped out in South Australia, putting the state's agricultural industry at risk, a Senate inquiry has heard.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Schumer: FDA action will crack down on fake honey, boost authentic NY producers
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer announced recently that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has heeded his call, as well as the repeated requests of U.S. honey producers, to crack down on the misbranding and adulteration of honey.