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Honey Bee

If you want to help save the world’s honeybees, there’s now a quick, easy, and affordable way to join the battle while harvesting your own delicious honey. Read more

Innovations

Lana Popham Honey Bees

Photo by B.C. Government

BC Minister of Agriculture Lana Popham generated some buzz this year as she announced the Bee BC program will receive up to $100,000 a year over the next three years to support research on bee health. Read more

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Honey Bee

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Local organizations are partnering with the federal and provincial governments to develop innovative ways to save pollinators and combat food waste in British Columbia. Read more

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Bee on bellflower

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To turn flowers into food, most fruit requires the efforts of insect pollinators and European honey bees are the work horse of agriculture. But is the labour of the European honey bee enough? Can their work be supplemented and assisted? Read more

Articles

Farm to Table, locally sourced and handcrafted is the trend for today’s customers, who want local authentic experiences at home or while travelling. Read more

Innovations

People who read this column know that I promote the benefits of supporting natural habitats. The notion of a clean and neat looking agricultural property with crops surrounded by bare soil and neatly mown turf grass is still a strong image. Read more

Environment

For Ed Nowek, owner and founder of Planet Bee Honey Farm & Meadery, a fascination with honeybees goes hand in glove with business acumen. Read more

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Are pesticides, especially those with a neonicotinoid base, responsible for killing bees around the globe? Read more

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