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October, 2016

  • 27 October

    Abaco’s Horticultural Society Explores the World of Beekeeping

    On October 17, over twenty members of the Horticultural Society of The Bahamas- Abaco Branch- met at the apiary (beehive) of Michael Lightbourn Sr. to learn about bees and beekeeping.

September, 2013

  • 25 September

    Bees in crisis, Dept. of Agriculture and local farmer fight to educate public

    The importance of the honey bee is not fully recognized by the majority of people and it is, unfortunately, not uncommon to find people killing off hives of bees without any thought as to the consequences. It has been said that “Honey bees are the glue that holds our agricultural system together,” but for the past several years honeybees have been disappearing at an alarming rate throughout the world.