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Coal companies urged to put in bee-friendly plants

The Kentucky House has passed a bill encouraging coal companies to help rebuild honeybee populations by planting vegetation in areas that have been mined. Read more

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Project turns former Kentucky mines into habitat for bees

The bee yard is on a reclaimed surface coal mine, one of four Horn has set up in Perry and Leslie counties in a project to create good conditions for honeybees on reclaimed mine land. Read more

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Campus buzzing with beekeepers

Murray State University is hosting a gathering of beekeepers from across the eastern United States this week in an effort to teach more about the business and increase production of bees vital to the nation’s agricultural economy. Read More

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