In San Francisco, hotels welcome bees as honored guests

Bees have become more commonplace residents at hotels, especially in San Francisco where ten hotels maintain hives on terraces and rooftops. Urban beekeeping allows hotels to market sustainability, harvest honey, and raise awareness for the particular challenges bees face. Rooftop apiaries have …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/2018/0326/In-San-Francisco-hotels-welcome-bees-as-honored-guests&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNH7Q0aG5BHhbf03UahbDnfOzTVk6Q

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Column: Mindful gardening practices

For example, plants that provide food for caterpillars, which feeds the birds, are so important in playing a vital role in a healthy sustainable ecosystem. Lynda Pasacreta is the current president of the Richmond Garden Club. Learn all about urban beekeeping at our March 28th meeting, 7pm, Richmond …

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7 mbg-Approved Nontoxic Home Cleaners To Use On Everything

Spring is officially here—and with it comes the time-honored tradition of dusting off winter’s cobwebs and giving our homes a good cleaning. This year, mbg is teaming up with trusted experts across all walks of wellness to provide a full week of spring cleaning inspiration. To start us off with the tools we’ll …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/nontoxic-home-cleaner-roundup&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNFOMWUjxgSOZ1PK0JCT5zvzW2PZ7w

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Save the bees, save yourself

When most people think of pollinators, they think of bees — more specifically the European honey bee. This is most likely because the bee is the pollinator superstar when it comes to pollinating the most plants. The U.C. Berkeley Urban Bee lab says that “most of our temperate vegetable, fruit, and nut …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.redding.com/story/life/2018/03/22/save-bees-save-yourself/449905002/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNH5cVREWOMiuZEWGbn3ZDcT_TGpjA

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From Ukraine to the United States – Bees are Universal

Since then Albert has started three companies, Utah Bee Removal, Wasatch Honey and Eco Bee Box, which makes bee boxes, and he is a recognized authority on bees. The boxes that had caught my attention were his boxes for urban beekeepers. Each of his boxes features a carving of something …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.pinebluffspost.com/story/2018/03/22/news/from-ukraine-to-the-united-states-bees-are-universal/6397.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNGfeu8mI8DEexO0V0Ppp98InYFhkg

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Superpowering Lacombe Composite High School

“The City of Lacombe was so pleased with our success so they asked us to start an urban beekeeping program,” he said. “We launched that on Monday. We are now providing support and programming for 20 Lacombe residents to have two of their own bee hives on their property.” What’s more than the …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.lacombeglobe.com/2018/03/21/superpowering-lacombe-composite-high-school&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNHMBEMoEwuLDkJFSMPVQ7re5hBGZQ

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Two Malaysians sweep top award at ‘Asia Young Designers of The Year’ 2017/2018

Named Plan Bee – City Beekeeping, it creates employment for urban beekeepers and gardeners, with a café and retail space for produce made from honey. “I’m so glad the judges saw the passion and creativity behind my idea! I’m passionate about what I do and Plan Bee was my final year project so …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.theedgemarkets.com/article/two-malaysians-sweep-top-award-asia-young-designers-year-20172018&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNEzdqu18tZ-Dnoz6mv8lhnhV-_TdA

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Manhattan Beach beekeeper pushed aside by city in favor of pest control contractor

When urban beekeeper Susan Rudnicki learned in October she could no longer use a corner of the Manhattan Beach public works yard for her honeybee colonies, Rudnicki was told she just had to go through the proper channels to regain her space. Under an informal agreement going back six years, …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.dailybreeze.com/2018/03/20/manhattan-beach-beekeeper-pushed-aside-by-city-in-favor-of-pest-control-contractor/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNGjaaqEFNohQXdwcd31rZo2S43B0Q

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Manhattan Beach signs pest control contract minus local beekeeper

When urban beekeeper Susan Rudnicki learned in October she could no longer use a corner of the Manhattan Beach public works yard for her honey bee colonies, Rudnicki was told she just had to go through the proper channels. Under an informal agreement going back six years, in exchange for …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://tbrnews.com/news/manhattan_beach/manhattan-beach-signs-pest-control-contract-minus-local-beekeeper/article_c22c1b12-2c6e-11e8-a765-db7dfaf1078f.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNFG26W8uIl9UqiioGXNZYO3yLyR6Q

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6 Things You Need To Know Today (March 21, 2018)

Sudan, the world’s last living male northern white rhino, passed away on Monday at the age of 45. He lived at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya, where caretakers made the decision to put him to sleep in response to age-related health complications. Sudan was the equivalent of 90 in human years …

Fonte: https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/march-21-2018-wellness-news-you-need-to-know&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGWI3YTI0YjlkYjJmNTY0ZTQ6aXQ6ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNFymINvjfcPdWT5jTmiSGiSNJcWgA

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