Fall Bee School will be held in Bryan on Saturday | Latest news

Nearly 400 people are planning to attend the eighth annual Fall Bee School — hosted by the Brazos Valley Beekeepers Association — Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Bryan. According to Denise Mann, communications volunteer with the Brazos Valley Beekeepers Association, the Fall Bee School will have approximately 50 … Read more

Seniors group organizes lecture about bees on Monday | Local news

SOMERS — Adventures in Lifelong Learning (ALL), an organization of mainly retirees aged 55 and older, is organizing a free lecture on Monday 19 September. The lecture “Bees and beekeeping: healing the hive” will be held at 2 p.m. via Zoom (or hybrid), online. Charlie (“Char Bee”) Koenen, of Southeast Wisconsin Honey Producers, will be … Read more

The buzz about beekeeping | lifestyle

A hive frame filled with bees. The frame keeps the honeycomb in the hive. Photos Courtesy of Hing Family Apiary For the Hing family of Naples, beekeeping began with Kylene Hing exploring new ways that are fun and educational experiences for her two homeschooled children, Kiana and Gabriel. Kylene found a 4-H Beekeeping and Gardening … Read more

Evanston women see the benefits of bees | Wyoming News

Kayne Pyatt Uinta County Herald via Wyoming News Exchange EVANSTON — Two local women do their part to help native bees and honeybees survive and thrive. Barb Martinez and Leanne Hutchinson, who own and operate Good to Grow farms and started the Thursday afternoon Evanston Farmers Market, are also active beekeepers. The two women order … Read more

Backyard beekeeping raises warning against honey industry varroa mite

Backyard beekeeping is booming, but with the world’s worst bee parasite on our doorstep, can well-meaning enthusiasts bring down Queensland’s honey industry? Most important points: Commercial honey industry is concerned about the spread of Varroa mite from backyard beehives Recreational beekeepers are urged to register their hives with Biosecurity Queensland A Toowoomba Lavender Farm has … Read more