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Birds-and-bees talk more awkward for parents than son

This, of course, changed when I actually did become a parent and the dreaded day approached when I had to explain the birds and bees to my own ...

Presque Isle school farm trying to coax bees through winter

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — Karen Lajoie is trying mightily to keep the bees at the SAD 1 school farm alive over the winter — without letting them make ...

Delaware officials, educators talk honeybee challenges

13, representatives from universities and the Delaware Department of Agriculture will discuss the importance of honeybees and other pollinators.

Wild Bees Disappearing? Another Month, Another Bungled Bee Study

As the Washington Post headlined in a July story, "Call off the bee-apocalypse: U.S. honeybee colonies hit a 20-year high." Now that the world ...

Canadian 'Spelling Bae' offers adult twist on spelling bees

A Toronto-based adult spelling bee known as "Spelling Bae" allows participants to flex their vocabularies and knowledge of internet slang during a ...

From the bulbs to the bees: Nature events in Charlotte Jan. 12 and onward

The Edible, Drinkable Landscape: Jan 12, 10 a.m., Elizabeth Lawrence House, 348 Ridgewood Ave. Any size garden can showcase lush greenery ...

Become a beekeeper with help of local workshop

A class later this month at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County is aimed at getting participants ready for having their own honeybees ...

Plight of the bumblebee: MSU entomologist on decline of wild bees

Wild bees are also major crop pollinators. A new study suggests that the population of those bees may be declining in the U.S. We learn more from ...

No refuge for bees in field margins where "chemical cocktails" lurk, say researchers

Wildflowers in field margins can contain a mix of crop protection chemicals in their pollen which is likely to have complex effects on visiting bees, ...

Plight of the bumblebee: MSU entomologist on decline of wild bees

The decline of honeybees in the United States has been a hot topic lately. Farmers, economists, and President Barack Obama have all been vocal ...

'The Spelling Bae' adds beer and Internet slang to traditional spelling bees

If colouring books for adults can become successful, what other children's activities can be made into adult versions? How about spelling bees?


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Vandals smash 10 hives potentially destroying 35000 bees
1. Vandals smash 10 hives potentially destroying 35000 bees. 2. Bees are busy. 3. Bees can find good players if they remain patient. more ... ...

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