Category: Next Event

Fourth of July Parade Float

Columbia Gorge Beekeepers Association won the Grand Prize in the Fourth of July Parade for honoring pollinators as heroes. Suitably-attired in apiary and floral form are Jacquie Barone, left, and Susan Froehlich. A version of this float first made its debut at the Christmas Parade 2016. It was …

Alternative Hives

The Langstroth hive has long been considered the norm when it comes to commercial beekeeping, and for good reasons. Most backyard beekeepers also use the Langstroth hive. However, the Langstroth is not the only type of hive available to today’s modern backyard beekeeper. Numerous variations and alternatives are …