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Latest Western honey bee Stories

2013-05-17 23:02:04

Kino Lorber is coming out with a new documentary about honeybees, opening June 12 at the New York City Film Forum with a national release to follow. Oscar-nominated director Markus Imhoof tackles the vexing issue of why bees, worldwide, are facing extinction. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Kino Lorber is coming out with a new documentary about honeybees, opening June 12 at the New York City Film Forum with a national release to follow. Oscar-nominated director Markus Imhoof (The Boat is...

2013-05-09 23:00:34

Prince William Regional Beekeepers Association is accepting nominations for the position of Vice President; voting will take place at the next club meeting to be held on Tuesday, May 14th, 7pm — 9pm at the Manassas Church of the Brethren, Manassas, Virginia, United States. Honey bees are insects that are related to wasps and ants and there are approximately 20,000 known species of bees found on every continent except Antarctica. Virginia, United States (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Prince...

2013-05-07 23:02:47

Many who suffer from pollen allergies are finding that raw honey helps relieve their symptoms. The Mohawk Valley Trading Company (where they specialize in raw varietal honey) names a few beekeeping associations in Alexandria Bay, Chenango and Ballston Spa, New York where health conscious consumers can find honey producers to buy from directly. United States (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Many who suffer from pollen allergies are finding that raw honey helps relieve their symptoms. The Mohawk Valley...

2013-05-06 23:03:53

As more pollen allergy sufferers reach for raw honey for relief of their symptoms, many are discovering local beekeeping clubs and associations. The Mohawk Valley Trading Company (where they specialize in raw varietal honey) offers up the names of a few beekeeping associations in East Sandwich, Massachusetts; Colver, Pennsylvania; Ithaca, New York and Ann Arbor, Michigan. United States (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 As more pollen allergy sufferers reach for raw honey for relief of their symptoms,...

2013-05-04 23:00:24

As the spring pollen season ratchets up so has the demand for raw honey at the Mohawk Valley Trading Company. Raw wildflower honey is often used by pollen allergy sufferers to lessen their sensitivity to pollen by eating 1 to 2 teaspoons of it each day. United States (PRWEB) May 04, 2013 As the spring pollen season ratchets up so has the demand for raw honey at the Mohawk Valley Trading Company. “Raw wildflower honey is often used by pollen allergy sufferers to lessen their...

New Research Shows Substances In Honey Increase Detoxification Gene Expression
2013-05-01 15:02:17

University of Illinois Research in the wake of Colony Collapse Disorder, a mysterious malady afflicting (primarily commercial) honey bees, suggests that pests, pathogens and pesticides all play a role. New research indicates that the honey bee diet influences the bees´ ability to withstand at least some of these assaults. Some components of the nectar and pollen grains bees collect to manufacture food to support the hive increase the expression of detoxification genes that help keep...

2013-04-05 23:04:39

A Beekeeping for Beginners class will be held on Saturday, April 13 from 1-3 p.m. at North Island College´s Courtenay campus, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. In their effort to support and promote sustainable agriculture, local, small and family owned farms and other local food sources, The Mohawk Valley Trading Company encourages families and people of all ages to attend and participate in beekeeping and honey events. Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada (PRWEB) April...

Bees Are Still Stressed, Need Our Help
2012-09-07 04:13:26

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Agricultural yields have always depended on pollinators and their symbiotic ability to spread the powdery substance necessary for plant reproduction, a fact that has become more important as the unexplained drop in the worldwide bee population continues. Pollinating insects add to the production of 84 percent of European crops and officials there are looking to boost the efforts of domesticated pollinators, such as honeybees, and wild...