Links of Interest (7/18/2017)

If you have some favorite links related to our passion and they're not here, please pass them on.

North Carolina Spraying for the Zika Mosquito

North Carolina Bee Swarm Removal

NC State's Entomology
A treasure trove of information on bees:
Link 1 --- Link 2 --- Link 3

North Carolina State University Apiculture Program

North Carolina State Beekeepers Association

North Carolina State Beekeepers Application Form

Healthy Bees - Healthy People - Healthy Planet (7/18/2017)
http://honeybeehealthcoalition.org/
From our 5th Grade friend Lauren (2/6/2017)
http://www.avasflowers.net/teaching-kids-about-the-importance-of-honeybees
Ashley Stephenson, our most recent past club president, is featured in this interesting program about the rust-patched bumble bee (another important pollinator) (1/20/2017)
http://www.wect.com/story/34240102/beekeeper-buzzing-over-new-presidential-protections-on-bumblebees
Support our Supporters, the Friends of the Arboretum Newsletter (1/7/2017)
nhcbeekeepers.org/library/01-2017_FOA_Newsletter.pdf
Honeybees and Winter (12/26/2016)
http://www.starnewsonline.com/news/20161225/honeybees-buzz-through-winter
The Healing Powers of Honey (11/17/2016)
http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/11/the-healing-powers-of-honey/507770/
Pender event highlights growing interest in beekeeping (10/16/2016)
http://www.starnewsonline.com/entertainment/20161013/pender-event-highlights-growing-interest-in-beekeeping
Bee Informed: Why did my honey bees die?
https://beeinformed.org/2016/03/08/why-did-my-honey-bees-die/
CNN: U.S. Air Force's high-speed F-22 stealth fighter VS a swarm
http://tinyurl.com/F-22-vs-swarm
Star News Interview with our Secretary, Nicole Jones
http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20131227/ARTICLES/131229795/
Flowers and Bees: All about Honey - Pollination (5/2/2015)
http://www.serenataflowers.com/pollennation/flowers-bees-honey
7 Strange, But Great, Alternative Uses For Honey (2/22/2014)
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02/15/7-uses-for-honey_n_4791210.html
Europe Bans Pesticides In Move To Protect Honey Bees (4/30/2013)
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/04/29/179868454/europe-bans-pesticides-in-move-to-protect-honey-bees
The Otherworldly Calm of Wolfgang Laib’s Glowing Beeswax Room (4/5/2013)
http://tinyurl.com/cx7nw2b
Here's a great, single-page resource, thanks Emilee! (7/27/2012)
http://www.redenvelope.com/blog/resource-guide-on-beekeeping
The Green Beret Beekeeper, bestowing a valuable genetic legacy (6/30/2012)
http://www.onearth.org/article/the-green-beret-beekeeper
The Staggering Plight of the Honeybee (5/2012)
http://www.care2.com/greenliving/the-staggering-plight-of-the-honeybee.html?page=1
IndieGoGo HoneyColony - where health & hive cross-pollinate (5/2012)
http://www.indiegogo.com/honeycolony
Funny Honey? Bringing Trust To A Sector Full Of Suspicion (12/14/2011)
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2011/12/13/142903171/funny-honey-bringing-trust-to-a-sweet-sector-fraught-with-suspicion