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Live a little

I have spent the summer living.

I haven’t made much art, in fact I would feel more comfortable saying I’ve made none. I’ve done some shooting, but not very much that I feel is going to carry me into any new directions. 414 more words


How to make honey comb

When I was young, my mom bought honey comb for my brothers and I to try.  I remember, as you bit into the comb, the pockets of honey would burst open and it would be oh, so sweet. 275 more words


A tale of two (beekeeping) cities

I learned a new word when I was in Münster, York’s German twin town, a couple of weeks ago. That word was: Imker. It means ‘beekeeper’.   400 more words


The Latest Buzz: Honey Bees, A Disappearing Wonder

It’s a beautiful sunny day. You’re walking along a concrete pavement decorated with colorful lively flowers when all of a sudden, you hear a familiar buzzing sound. 955 more words


Evidence piles up for popular pesticides' link to pollinator problems

The link between pollinator problems and neonicotinoids, a group of agricultural pesticides commonly associated with declines in honeybees, continues to build with two new studies published this week. 275 more words


Happy with hive 4

This last weekend I inspected Hive #4.  Hive #4 was created on June 5th, where I took 2 frames from hive 2….

and placed them in a Nuc box, with a frame of honey, a frame with pollen and a frame of drawn comb. 177 more words


Beekeepers Guild Hosts Celebration Of Honeybees At Center City Hotel

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The hard-working honeybee was honored with a day celebrating its many contributions.

National Honeybee Awareness Day is August 20, but on Wednesday evening members of the… 184 more words