Beekeeping

STACY KEELIN: Take care of your own “bee” | New

This month is National Honey Month, a time to promote the beekeeping industry and the honey it produces. September is the designated month for the celebration, as it marks the end of the honey collecting season. But we cannot celebrate beekeeping, or its sweetness, without first paying homage to the …

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Obituary: Janelle Barnett

The loving wife and companion of Joseph W. Barnett passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 from congestive heart failure. Janelle was born October 5, 1929 to Harland Stiff and Erline Townsend Stiff in Bozeman, MT. Janelle graduated from Gallatin County High School in 1948 and …

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Community activities

Activities The Caddo Trace Beekeepers Association will be holding their monthly meeting on Monday 9/13/21 at the Agri-Life County Extension Office. The QandA session will start at 6.30am, and the meeting will start at 7.00pm. John Wood and Sara Clinesmith will talk about “Beehive Products”. There will also be a …

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UPIKE students talk about beehives on the hill

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) – Stand back, Pooh, the bears at Pikeville University have their eyes on honey. UPIKE Science Programs research practical ways to enable students to approach their studies. One of these approaches involves bee boxes on the roof of the coal building. The beehives, brought to campus in …

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MSU researchers publish paper on Asian giant hornets

BOZEMAN – A team of researchers from Montana State University’s College of Agriculture published an article earlier this month in the Journal of Insect Science describing the risk of Asian giant hornets establishing populations in the Pacific Northwest, including Montana. Recent graduate Erik Norderud, Associate Professor Scott Powell and Professor …

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