This title offers an insightful and intelligent exploration of modern beekeeping practices and how they can be improved for a more sustainable and beefriendly approach. In recent years beekeepers around the world have suffered heavy and often dramatic loss of their colonies. Is it possible that the way in which bees are being kept could be part of the problem? And could hive design artificial queen breeding medication and other elements of modern beekeeping be reducing the vitality of bees? The BeeFriendly Beekeeper examines the issues surrounding modern beekeeping practices in order to identify an approach to keeping bees that is not only better for the bees themselves but also for the future of beekeeping.
Meetings are 7-9pm at:
Will County Farm Bureau 100 Manhattan Rd
Joliet, IL 60433