Missy Morris

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This Is the Best Possible Snack for Gut Health, According to a Doctor

Snacking is an inevitable part of life. With busy days spent nowhere near a kitchen and few healthy options to turn to for a quick bite on the go, …

3 easy recipes to make your own nutritious, high-energy bliss balls

If you’re even remotely into wellness, you know that bliss balls are the new fit-girl dessert. Not only do they fill you up for long periods of time, …

Healthy Eating

We harvest honey with Chicago's bicycling beekeeper

"It tastes like Chicago summer," says Jana Kinsman, Chicago's traveling beekeeper, of the hot, syrupy honey she has just pulled from a beehive at a West Side elementary school. "It's very minty. Sweet but not cloying, and not too musky."<p>Kinsman, 30, is the founder of Bike a Bee, a company that …

Insects

A Passionate Urban Beekeeper Explains How He Tends to Over 50,000 Bees in New York City

After tasting the raw honey that was made by his bees, Gothamist food editor Nell Casey got in touch with urban beekeeper Tom Wilk of Wilk Apiary to …

Ecology

Beekeeping is all the buzz in New York City

(Reuters) - While in other parts of the world honeybees have been creating a buzz because of their rapid decline, in New York their population has been soaring for the past few years, literally.<p>The number of urban beekeepers has exponentially grown according to Andrew Coté, President of New York …

Cross-Pollination: How Beekeepers and Brewers are Working Together

Bees and beer benefit from homegrown and local honey.<p>George Woodward has a sweet job. As the beekeeper for Rogue Ales, he manages 100 hives to ensure …

Bike a Bee, Chicago's traveling beekeeper

Jana Kinsman travels Chicago by bicycle tending to beehives. Watch her harvest honey with kids at a West Side elementary school. (Roger Morales / Chicago Tribune)<p>Jana Kinsman travels Chicago by bicycle tending to beehives. Watch her harvest honey with kids at a West Side elementary school. (Roger …

Beekeeper built dream hexagonal house without 'hateful' right angles

Apiarists tend to be very serious about their beehives, but one New Zealand beekeeper took his passion one step further. Roy Brewster (1905- 1978) …

Beekeeping

6 Things You Need To Know About Organic Beekeeping Before Starting A Backyard Hive

Maybe you’ve got a nice grassy meadow or an open rooftop in Brooklyn that you occasionally look at wistfully and think, damn, I could totally have a …

Insects

A Buzzworthy Beehive

The Local Bee service brings people closer to their local bee keeper and, in essence, their honey too! After getting up close and personal with a …

Beekeeping

Carly Stein on Beekeeping in Toronto and Her Buzzy Career

<b>Age:</b> 26<p><b>Education:</b> Bachelor’s of social science in psychology from University of Victoria<p><b>Length of time at current gig:</b> Started beekeeping in …

This beekeeper is rescuing bees with deep learning and an iPhone

By now just about everyone has seen the video of Makoto Koike’s deep learning-powered cucumber sorter. Hobbyists around the world are hacking solutions to their problems using machine learning. The latest, Swedish beekeeper and inventor Björn Lagerman, is building BeeScanning with the help of a …

Beware of jumping on beekeeping bandwagon, says veteran apiarist

As more Albertans get stung with beekeeping fever, they're learning the hobby is not as sweet as it's cracked up to be.<p>Craig Toth, president of the …

Insects

For a Hotel Beekeeper, Honey Is Just the Beginning

A wine distributor and sommelier by trade, Noel Patterson, the resident beekeeper at Miraval Resort & Spa in Tucson, parlayed his experience with terroir to capture time and place in a bottle. His latest medium? Honey.<p>In his role, Mr. Patterson harvests honey from hives on the property for spa …

Honey, I love you: our 40,000-year relationship with the humble bee

Humans have always had a special relationship with bees. And while the archaeological evidence is sparse, what does exist shows the richness of ancient human activities<p>Earlier this month I received my first package of bees. A package refers to a box containing 3 pounds of bees, or roughly 12 …

Southern Africa

Biology Professor Discovers New Clue About What’s Killing Bees

Biology