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‘Golden Lining’ Of 2012’s Weather: Honey Crop

One good result of this year’s extreme weather in Minnesota is a bumper crop of honey from local bee farmers.

07/05/2012

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More Beekeepers Than Ever In Minneapolis

The buzz in Minneapolis is the fact that the number of beekeepers is growing, and the number of people wanting to be a beekeeper is, too.

04/25/2012

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Beekeepers Fear Harmful Effects Of Pesticides

Beekeepers say a new pesticide is killing bees. A group is asking the EPA to do more testing before using the pesticide, which was approved in 2003.

04/08/2012

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Honey Production Drops In Minn., Wis. In 2011

Honeybees in Wisconsin and Minnesota have had an off-year. Wisconsin produced 3.6 million pounds of honey in 2011. That’s down 12 percent from the 4.1 million pounds it produced the previous year.

04/05/2012

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Truck Driver Indicted In Deadly Multi-Vehicle Crash

A truck driver who was involved in a multi-vehicle Lakeville accident that killed two people and an unborn child has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide.

05/02/2011

MN Farms Hurt by "Honey Laundering"

Cheap Chinese honey being dumped into US market

08/30/2010

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