How Hops Can Help Save the Bees

How Hops Can Help Save the Bees It could be argued that the honeybees’ part in the history of brewing is as ancient as brewing itself. Only the humble yeast can boast a longer relationship…






SAVING THE SWARM

The Gardens has a lot of volunteers, and an important group among them are our volunteer pollinators. Honey bees are a key pollinator that we depend on. We maintain a small apiary – a fancy…




How Capitalism Saved the Bees

A decade after colony collapse disorder began, pollination entrepreneurs have staved off the beepocalypse. You’ve heard the story: Honeybees are disappearing. Beginning in 2006, beekeepers began reporting mysteriously large losses to their honeybee hives over…