GCBA News

Video: July 8 at John Rini’s

Enjoy the beautiful garden apiary at John Rini’s. He’s enjoying a good season so far. In the video, John and friends open three colonies.

Almond Orchards and Sustainable Beekeeping

We are told change is a constant. Change, constant change is certainly true in beekeeping and almond orchards. In a review of Miller Honey Farms records from 2003, I see the price for western clover honey was $1.50/lb., and the average almond pollination fee was $45.00. Dramatic changes have occurred to the North Dakota landscape […]

Pollinator-Friendly Plantings Along Roadways and Highways

The Monarch and Pollinator Highway (MPH) Act of 2019 will establish a federal grant program availalbe to state departments of transportation and Native American tribes to carry out pollinator-friendly practices on roadsides and highway rights-of-way.