Category Archives: Bees in the News
Haitian beekeeper learns from Salt Spring trip
Island group buzzes with activity – Photo Gallery
They were pretty sure we wouldn’t come back. In the fall of 2013, Brian Coombs and I were giving an informal beekeeping talk at Ojene Nord’s farm on the outskirts of Cerca Carvajal, Haiti. As we answered questions, angry honey … Continue reading
Two dozen local firefighters will be helping build a medical and dental clinic at Sahana Children’s Village in Sri Lanka starting late next month, and they’re hoping to spread cheer to area children by bringing along toys for everyone they … Continue reading
David Macdonald carries the first of two hives of honeybees onto the roof of the District of North Vancouver\’s municipal hall. Photograph by: photo Michael Wei THE District of North Vancouver got sweeter last month with the addition of thousands … Continue reading
It’s been more than three years since a massive earthquake devastated Haiti, killing more than 200,000 people and leaving more than a million people homeless in the Caribbean island country. Today, long after the news media left and foreign aid … Continue reading
Brad Snelling, Head of the District of North Vancouver Go Green Team, announces fundraising support of Hives for Haiti.