Beekeeping

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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Modern beekeeping workshop organized

Rawalpindi: A three-day training workshop on modern beekeeping concluded at the Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University in Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR), here Thursday. The workshop was organized by the Entomology Department of PMAS-AAUR as part of the “Billion Tree Honey (BTH) Pilot Phase” project in collaboration with the Ministry of …

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Watch a Live Rooftop Honey Harvest (Castro Valley)

Home »* Best choice *, Eat and drink, in person Wednesday 25 August 2021 – 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | No cost Castro Valley Natural Grocery | 3295 Castro Valley Blvd., Castro Valley, California Our East Bay Natural Grocers bees have been busy and soon you will have the …

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Virginia Webb: Local beekeeper and farmer

Virginia Webb has an international reputation as a leading expert in bees and honey. Its Sourwood honey has been selected four times as the best in the world at the World Honey Show. And, its Sourwood Honey has been voted the best in the country for the past five years …

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Crushed beehives for crucial almond pollination

Beekeepers are working hard to make the almond pollination season in Northwest Victoria a booming success this year. Key points: Bees are needed to carry pollen from flower to flower on almond trees because almonds are not wind pollinated like some other crops. Tumut beekeeper rescued 1,200 beehives from swampy …

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