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Sweet Urban Beekeeping

This city looks like a concrete jungle with more buildings than green. However, much-anticipated guests are returning to the city. Urban beekeepers …

CBC/Radio-Canada releases 2016-2017 Environmental Performance Report

The expansion of our biodiversity urban beekeeping project. Sustainability was the theme of our 2017 hackathon in Montreal. The event brings together developers, designers and strategists for a three-day Web programming competition. The focus for this year’s edition was to reduce emissions and …

You might be surprised who from Durham has been picked as ‘Southerners of the Year’

But in the current edition of the lifestyle magazine for Southerners and fans of the South, Superchunk band founders Laura Ballance and Mac McCaughan, were selected for its “Southerners of the Year 2017” list. Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, another Durham entrepreneur, made the list, too. The choices …

New homes dumped on under the flightpath

“In a non-urban situation you wouldn’t even know about it. I have bee hives near my house and I can’t say and I’ve ever seen a bee poo on anything important, but they fly out over a paddock so I wouldn’t expect to.” He was working on a new guide for urban beekeeping to help minimise problems.

Council hears Urban Agriculture update

For the backyard beekeeping, administration will be launching an online survey in January 2018 to gauge public support for the project as results from a 2014 survey did not provide definitive direction for council to take. In the weeks leading up the campaign, a public awareness and education campaign …

Pollen Nation: Inside ‘The Ranch At Dogtown’

Photo: Nick Fullerton/Flickr. Pollination is her priority, so the honey is an incidental benefit of beekeeping, Porter told Hoodline. Although her bees don’t have to contend with industrial pesticide exposure and she has enough flowers, she still has a few concerns for urban hives. “I wish I could encourage …

Hive collapses roil GW’s beekeeping effort

Halter said urban beekeeping is on the rise and that people living in cities can help promote bee health by planting flowering plants and trees, without using chemical treatments. Schwartz, head beekeeper for GW Buzz, said students and residents can also help the bees by not swatting at them if they …

Beni comuni: il Parco delle mura abbraccia la valle del fosso di Ravacciano

Recupero delle aree boschive in stato di degrado, nuovi orti e frutteti, nuove zone ricreative con laboratori didattico-educativi, orti sinergici, autonomia energetica, giardini sensoriali, nuovi accessi e sentieri, apicoltura urbana, eventuali percorsi a cavallo o su asino, recupero e ripristino impianti sportivi e …