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Beekeeping hobby becomes base of research and classes

In David Baumbauer’s beekeeping class the participants take an oath: “I am a beekeeper and I will get stung.” Read more

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Buzzing industry: Beekeepers swarm to pick up colonies

Beekeepers watch Monday morning as University of Montana researchers demonstrate the technique for placing bees in hives after their arrival in screened boxes. A million and a half honeybees were delivered to researchers and beekeepers Monday to replenish last year’s … Continue reading

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Montana firefighters battling with Bees

Firefighters battling a wildfire that has blackened nearly 290 square miles and burned 26 homes faced a new challenge, authorities said Wednesday: bees. Read more

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