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RCMP spokesman Gord Molendyk says on Friday July 18, police received a report that five beehives had been lifted from a property in the 7900 block of McClounie Road.
A swarm of killer bees attacked and killed a dog in southeastern New Mexico. Now, beekeepers are worried it may happen again.
MUCH of human activity is focused on the quest for efficiency - getting the most out of our resources so that we can improve our standard of living.
The discovery that many small galaxies throughout the universe do not 'swarm' around larger ones like bees do but 'dance' in orderly disc-shaped orbits is a challenge to our understanding of how the universe formed and evolved.
Arrive at Chris and Jackie Pinard's home this time of year and you are welcomed by a curve of purple - long lanes of lavender plants flanking the gravel drive.
There are only four more weeks of summer left before kids get back into their school routine.
INTERNATIONAL STUDY: Scientific reports confirm long-term exposure to systemic pesticides at low, non-lethal levels could be harmful to bees.
They will need to grab a paint brush and do the work of the bees, pollinating each female blossom, said Michigan State University vegetable educator Ron Goldy.
In the latest episode of the Futility Closet podcast, we follow postal enthusiast W. Reginald Bray as he sends bowler hats, seaweed, his dog and even himself through the British mail.
Image Caption: Some beekeepers tend to feed sucrose or high-fructose corn syrup to their honey bees during times when nectar is lacking in the hive.
Rev Christina Bradley and her Bee-Team have raced to the rescue of an Armagh woman whom home was over-run by 30,000 bees which had nested in her chimney.
The movement of the sunflower has fascinated many since time immemorial, how the beautiful yellow flower would turn towards the sun everyday unfailingly.
Q. What are the little worms that tunnel into my cucumbers and how can I control them? A. These are pickleworms.
What's killing the bees? The pesticide neonicotinoid , for one thing, and it's routinely used on plants for sale and earlier in the plants' lives, at the wholesale growers'.
Newfoundland's healthy honeybees are an increasing draw for researchers in the race to understand why colonies across much of the globe are struggling or dying off.
Depictions of humans collecting honey from wild bees date to 15,000 years ago, efforts to domesticate them are shown in Egyptian art around 4,500 years ago.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 01:11 am
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