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Handful of households host hives of honeybees around Juneau

...efforts of people like Gillis, who start their hives anew each spring.Gillis and her bees seem...along just fine. She is able to open the hives without incident and watches the bees buzz around the hives and listens to them hum inside.Most beekeepers...
Alaska beekeepers work to preserve hives during winter

...who kept tens of thousands of bees in 11 hives this summer in his suburban backyard...not real aggressive about having a lot of hives," Allen said. "For most people here...typically tend to 2,000 to 4,000 hives, with some managing up to 20,000 hives...
Beekeepers, honey business buzzing around Chugiak-Eagle River area

...resident and longtime beekeeper checks on his hives at a gravel pit in Palmer. He's act aggressive. He moves between the hives deliberately and comfortably, and the...catchment trays as they travel into their hives. "The human body contains 22 basic elements...
My Turn: Healthcare reform: The time is now

I awoke in the middle of a dreary February night covered in hives and barely able to breathe. Frantically, I stumbled across the hallway in search of help from my roommate who, upon assessing...
Low temperatures, rain limit Alaska honey production

...zillions of waxy hexagons inside their wooden hives. They nurtured young. They hunted nectar...hummers were often too cold to leave their hives, and when they did, they found less nectar...phenomenon that kills bees and empties hives. That's struck hives Outside in about...
Southcentral Alaska beekeeper loses bees

ANCHORAGE - A beekeeper in Eagle River said his hives may be experiencing colony collapse disorder, a trend seen...Joe Dunham of Alaska Honey Pollen and Comb said he opened up hives this year to discover them empty. The term "colony collapse...
Nonfiction for adults

...mostly-hidden world of food production in New York City. Unbeknownst to most, the city is full of public gardens, chicken coops, bee hives, and pig farms, which are inspiring new generations of butchers, beekeepers, organic farmers, fishermen, and brewers...
'Cookie Sunday' can be deadly

...when I licked it my parents noticed I had hives, so I went to the hospital and when I...allergic." Katherine also broke out in hives on her face when she ate a bite of bagel...breathing, upset stomach and vomiting, hives and rashes. In severe cases, anaphylaxis...
Honeybees arrive for spring work in Alaska

...often too cold for them to leave their hives, and when they did, they found nectar...not easy. Victors, who keeps about 100 hives on his 160-acre Big Lake homestead...makes them more likely to raid neighboring hives. Guarding the hive entrance from robbers...
Plea for a pet

...presence known. When you add to this the fact that most animals, the ones with fur anyway, cause my eyes to swell shut and hives to erupt across my arms and torso, it's no wonder that when I see a slightly crazed looking dog on a trail, panting and...


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