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Honey Bee Hive Stirs Up Hornet's Nest Of Controversy On Signal - The Chattanoogan

Honey Bee Hive Stirs Up Hornet's Nest Of Controversy On Signal - The Chattanoogan | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
The Chattanoogan Honey Bee Hive Stirs Up Hornet's Nest Of Controversy On Signal The Chattanoogan A bee hive located close to a school bus stop on Signal's Pinehurst Lane has sparked months of debate over whether the hive presents any hazard and, if...
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Learned olfactory cues affect pollen-foraging preferences in honeybees, Apis mellifera 10.1016/j.anbehav.2012.01.026 : Animal Behaviour | ScienceDirect.com

Learned olfactory cues affect pollen-foraging preferences in honeybees, Apis mellifera 10.1016/j.anbehav.2012.01.026 : Animal Behaviour | ScienceDirect.com | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Learned olfactory cues affect pollen-foraging preferences in honeybees,Apis mellifera http://t.co/kWn8Ap2m...
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Storm cuts honey season - ABC Online

Storm cuts honey season - ABC Online | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Storm cuts honey seasonABC OnlineA recent wild storm that lashed Tasmania's west coast has cut short the lucrative leatherwood honey season. Beekeepers say the wet and windy weather 10 days ago has cut their season in half.
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Plant a tree and save a bee | United Nations Radio

Plant a tree and save a bee | United Nations Radio | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Director Paul Mzeka has been recognized as one of the United Nations forest heroes for his work which links bee keeping with the conservation of forests in his country. After teaching for 30 years, Mr.
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Beekeepers are key to critical to US Economy : Pigeon Project - Art ...

Beekeepers are key to critical to US Economy : Pigeon Project - Art ... | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
On Tuesday, commercial beekeepers shared first-hand accounts of the value of beekeeping, and of the dramatic impact of bee declines. Beekeepers estimate that one single bee kill from a pesticide exposure incident, ...
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Bumblebees get by with a little help from their honeybee ...

Bumblebees can use cues from their rivals the honeybees to learn where the best food resources are, according to new research. In a new study, researchers trained a colony of bumblebees (Bombus terres.
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Honey bees give buzz to campus concert - Northern Star Online

Honey bees give buzz to campus concert - Northern Star Online | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Honey bees give buzz to campus concertNorthern Star OnlineAnnex Group Computer Music Program will buzz Thursday night from a composition featuring recorded sounds of honey bees.
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Mason bees a partial solution to CCD - Western Farm Press

Mason bees a partial solution to CCD - Western Farm Press | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Mason bees a partial solution to CCDWestern Farm PressAnyone who has been paying attention knows the honey bee population is in decline, and the loss of the bees' pollination role could spell disaster for the food supply.
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Tribals explore commercial viability of beekeeping - Times of India

Tribals explore commercial viability of beekeeping - Times of India | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Tribals explore commercial viability of beekeepingTimes of IndiaDecline of honey bees has become a global phenomenon. It is a cause for concern as honey bees are the main pollinators of food crops.
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Trying to draw a buzz - Houston Chronicle

Trying to draw a buzz - Houston Chronicle | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Trying to draw a buzzHouston ChronicleBy Rachael Gleason Pearland beekeepers may have to get used to a slower honey flow if dry, hot weather returns. The drought dried up food sources, and beehives dwindled and eventually died as a result.
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Humans could be responsible for drop in honeybees - ABC Online

Humans could be responsible for drop in honeybees - ABC Online | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Humans could be responsible for drop in honeybeesABC OnlineBy Matt Kaye Humans may be partly responsible for the loss of huge numbers of honeybees in the US and elsewhere over the last several years.
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Beekeeping ban is lifted in Hammond

Beekeeping ban is lifted in Hammond | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
For the first time in more than 50 years, residents of this Tangipahoa Parish city will be allowed to raise
honeybees in their back yards. (Beekeeping ban is lifted in Hammond: HAMMOND, La.
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Des Plaines to discuss possible beekeeping policy — Des Plaines ...

Des Plaines to discuss possible beekeeping policy — Des Plaines ... | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Master Beekeeper David Burns, who owns a honeybee farm outside of Urbana-Champaign, says bees pollinate some crops that other insects won't touch. (Photo provided by David Burns). The buzz about beekeeping is back ...
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Honey bees help pollinate almonds when other species present - Daily Democrat

Honey bees help pollinate almonds when other species present - Daily Democrat | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
gulfnews.com Honey bees help pollinate almonds when other species present Daily Democrat When blue orchard bees and wild bees are foraging in almonds with honey bees, the behavior of honey bees changes, resulting in more effective crop pollination,...
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A Different Kind of Beekeeping Takes Flight

A Different Kind of Beekeeping Takes Flight | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
More and more people are raising stingless, or meloponine, bees, which produce a broad variety of honey, some of it with medicinal uses.
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Silence of the honey bee hives - Southwest Farm Press

Silence of the honey bee hives - Southwest Farm Press | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Silence of the honey bee hivesSouthwest Farm PressCan honey bees fend off CCD by being overwintered indoors with atmospheric controls?
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Stingless bee honey catching on globally - Western Farm Press

Stingless bee honey catching on globally - Western Farm Press | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Stingless bee honey catching on globallyWestern Farm PressA new research center adds to the global growth of stingless-bee beekeeping for pollination and honey. In rural Ghana, stingless bees are well known as useful animals.
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Bee feeding — trophollaxis «

Bee feeding — trophollaxis « | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Zachary Huang Michigan State University. Well, it is Valentines day (almost gone though) so I will post some photos of bee-kissing. The technical term is actually trophollaxis — the exchange of food. Honey bees do this pretty ...
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Honeybee Democracy: How Beehives Reflect Our Brains — and Politics - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Honeybee Democracy: How Beehives Reflect Our Brains — and Politics - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Honeybee Democracy: How Beehives Reflect Our Brains — and PoliticsCornell University The Cornell Daily SunThe research consisted of setting up two identical nest-boxes at Shoals Marine Laboratory where there are no native honeybees and no large...
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Pest that could devestate honey bees intercepted in Norfolk - WVEC.com (subscription)

Pest that could devestate honey bees intercepted in Norfolk - WVEC.com (subscription) | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Pest that could devestate honey bees intercepted in NorfolkWVEC.com (subscription)The intercepted pupae were confirmed to have parasitic mites, and subsequently, if allowed in the US could have had a devastating impact on the US honey bee population.
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Bulgarians pray for honey, health of bees - Boston.com

Bulgarians pray for honey, health of beesBoston.comFebruary 10, 2012|AP Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria on Friday observed a holiday traditionally associated here with bees and honey. It was the Day of St.
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Bees tell predators to buzz off

Bees tell predators to buzz off | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Asian honeybees signal to bee-eating hornets to let them know they have been spotted, according to scientists.
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Ghana Makes First Export Shipment Of Honey To Europe - Bernama

Ghana Business NewsGhana Makes First Export Shipment Of Honey To EuropeBernamaACCRA, Feb 8 (BERNAMA-NNN-GNA) -- The first shipment of natural honey from Ghana destined for the European Union (EU) market has sailed out of Tema Port near here.
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Maryland beekeepers want defined honey - The Star Democrat

Maryland beekeepers want defined honey - The Star Democrat | Beekeeping | Scoop.it
Maryland beekeepers want defined honeyThe Star DemocratRetired tennis coach turned full-time beekeeper Dean Burroughs checks on his bees while they are wintering at Pemberton Historical Park in Salisbury.
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