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2 hrs ago | Broomfield Enterprise
Broomfield residents who want to keep bees in residential neighborhoods might be one step closer to that goal after City Council has decided to reconsider beekeeping rules. At a study session Tuesday, council members said they were open to further discussions about what it would take to allow beekeeping in residential neighborhoods.
6 hrs ago | FarmingUK
The Farmers' Union of Wales will welcome visitors to the Cardiff Country Fair at the end of the month with a taste of rural life and food production in a bid to bring the countryside closer to those who live in towns and cities. Taking place on Saturday and Sunday at Cardiff Castle, the country fair showcases the essence of rural Wales and celebrates the best of farming, food and the countryside from across the UK.
A group of Siouxland employees came together Tuesday to celebrate a record year with food and music after causing a national buzz. The Sue Bee Honey annual meeting hosted the country music trio, the Henningsens, who are a part of the company's newest marketing campaign.
A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT IN CANADA was suspended from school for dealing...PEPSI ! Keenan Shaw was selling the pop from his locker to fellow students. His crime? Violating school nutrition rules and operating a business without a license.
NOTE: While honey bee tend to be non-aggressive, they can still sting. It is important not to encourage children to hold honey bees unless you know they are not allergic and you are confident they can handle a bee calmly and gently.
The group of bacteria counteracted antibiotic-resistant MRSA in lab experiments. The bacteria, mixed into honey, has healed horses with persistent wounds.
Yates Reep uses powdered sugar to test for Varroa mites on Reep Brothers Road during a Lincoln County Beekeepers Association meeting. A parasite that can only reproduce in bee hives, the Varroa mite weakens bees by sucking the open circulatory system fluid called hemolyph.
There's a growing number of beekeepers in East Mississippi and West Alabama. In fact, a local group draws dozens of interested residents to learn the craft and share experiences.
Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.
CropLife America supports H.R. 5447 , introduced last week by Congressman Austin Scott , chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture. H.R. 5447 emphasizes the need for practical countermeasures against the Varroa mite, which has been identified as a major challenge to managed honey bee colony health.
Burberry Prorsum and Roksanda Ilincic presented two very different visions of dressing up at London Fashion Week on Monday, but both were feminine, flattering and bursting with colour. A model presents a creation from the Burberry Prorsum collection during the 2015 spring/summer London Fashion Week, September 15, 2014 - by Carl Court Elsewhere, Scottish designer Christopher Kane paid tribute to Louise Wilson, his former teacher at Central Saint Martins fashion college who died earlier this year, with a collection inspired by his graduate show -- and a hint of bondage.
IMAGINE singing the song "Good old days" in a field away from the crowd of current habitations, and it gets you imagining so many living things we lost in a landscape that we have changed. Imagine seeing the days of September unfolding into the cold days of December.
A recent Sunday, 10:04 a.m.: With morning services in full swing seven floors below, two beekeepers prepare a pair of hives and 70,000 bees for the annual honey harvest on the roof of Glide Memorial Church. Congregants are soon heading up a winding staircase to watch.
A legislative task force has two months to come up with recommendations about what more Oregon should do to protect bee pollinators.
District spokeswoman Marcia Wilkinson said it's possible one of the students accidentally stepped on a nest or a hive. "They were treated in the Berkshire office," Wilkinson said Thursday.
Dromore Beekeepers Association will deliver a course preparing for the Federation of Irish Beekeeping Association Intermediate Certificate Practical written exam over 15 evenings from September 22. Practical: Migratory beekeeping, queen rearing, nuclei management, disease and pest control, equipment, show preparation of honey and wax, legislation and starting up. Scientific: - External and internal features of the honeybee, its life cycle, the work done, methods of communication, reproduction, brood and adult bee diseases, pollination, honey and swarming.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:04 am
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