Monthly Archives: April 2008

Virginia seeks to restore bees

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A Conversation With A Colony Collapse Disorder Expert

"I recently talked to Dr. Jerry Bromenshenk, a professor from the University of Montana and one of the owners of Bee Alert Technology, a company that seeks out problems affecting honey bees, or problems that honey bees can solve. His … Continue reading

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Unstability at Apinews

Apinews experiences some unstabilities at the moment. This is is caused by an emergency upgrade which was not planned, but needed to handle some security issues at the site. Tags for instance, does not work at the moment. I will … Continue reading

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UK government looks to protect honey bees

The UK government has launched a new consultation to try to save honey bees in the country. Read more

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Researchers studying mysterious disappearance of honeybees, bumblebees

The mysterious disappearance of honeybee colonies in the United States due to colony collapse disorder is a major concern for New England growers of cranberries and blueberries, who must rent thousands of hives from commercial bee operations to maintain fruit … Continue reading

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How to React When a Swarm of Honey Bees Decides to Invade Your Home

With summer right around the corner, soon the Honey Bees, Yellow Jackets, Wasps, and other stinging insects will again be out and about. Read more

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Beekeepers Say to Be Nice to Bees

Local bee keepers are getting the word out about protecting hives that could be near your home or yard. Read more

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N. Texas Honeybees Help People Fight Allergies

Beekeepers said just a teaspoon of locally harvested honey each day can produce results within a week. It relieves allergies by helping the body build up a natural immunity to local allergens. Read more

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Here’s to mead

Ancient beverage will soon be available from Alberta’s first cottage meadery Read more

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Consumers may feel sting of state’s dying honeybees

Fred Fulton is still shaking his head from the sting of losing half the 100,000 bees he had on his Montgomery property. Read more

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