Bee basics: More homeowners getting into beekeeping

All around the world we continue to hear about the plight of bees. ‘Save the bees’ and ‘colony collapse disorder’ are pretty important things to be paying attention to going into 2017 because up to 90 per cent of the food we eat is pollinated by honey bees.

This is part of the reason more homeowners are getting into beekeeping, myself included. The other reason — its just really awesome and invigorating.

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