honeybees

(Photo courtesy of Good of the Hive)

The George Washington University
Artist and advocate Matthew Willey is painting a mural above the Great Ape House at the Smithsonian National Zoo to raise awareness about honey bee health.
School Without Walls Senior High School
It’s commonly said that dogs are man’s best friend. However, some jobs done by dogs are a bit more unusual — including the way the Maryland Department of Agriculture is putting their heightened sense of smell to work.
Assignment Editor, Planet Forward
Explore the GW apiary with me and learn about how student researchers are providing a voice for some of our most valuable food suppliers. 
American University, Spring 2016 Video Intern
It was in 2006 that beekeepers in the United states started to notice mass die-offs in their colonies. Since then, about 10 billion bee hives have been lost completely, leaving us with about 2.5 million honeybee colonies in the United States.
The George Washington University
DC Honeybees is a group of urban pollinators in Georgetown seeking to encourage rooftop beekeeping during a time when honeybees are rapidly becoming endangered.      
Aquidneck Honey is located in Middletown, R.I.
Aquidneck Honey is located in Middletown, R.I.
Roger Williams University
When owner of Aquidneck Honey, Jeff Mello realized the importance of bees in our food supply, his whole life changed. This man of many trades decided to become a best friend to his worst enemy. He became dedicated to beekeeping, while deathly... Read More