Tag Archive: Honey Bee

Oct 01

Bee Keepers Work to Revive Ohio’s Honey Bee Populaton

Ohio bee keepers are trying to restore the honey bee population around the state. WNKU’s Steve Hirschberg asked Terry Lieberman Smith, with the Ohio State Bee Keepers Association, why the number of bees has been dwindling. She says nobody has a definitive answer; but there are contributing reasons. Listen to the entire interview on WNKU!

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ohiostatebeekeepers.org/2014/announcements/news/bee-keepers-work-to-revive-ohios-honey-bee-populaton/

Feb 10

USDA-ARS Funding may be cut. Beekeepers urged to call their Congressmen!

House Republican leadership have released a partial listing of proposed cuts to the FY 2011 Continuing Appropriations bill totaling over $40 billion dollars. According to Congressman Hal Rodgers (R-KY), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, this is “the largest reduction in discretionary spending in the history of our nation.” Included in the list of proposed more »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ohiostatebeekeepers.org/2011/expired/usda-ars-funding-cut/