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Helping the Honeybee

What is the current state of our honeybee populations and what we can do to help?  Topics will include how to select beneficial plants, shrubs and trees.

Date:
3/18/17
Time:
3:00:00 PM
Location:
Gardener's Studio
Presenters:
Don Shump
Website:
www.philadelphiabee.com

Don Shump, owner of the Philadelphia Bee Co. and President of the Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild, manages 15 bee yards in Philadelphia totaling more than 50 hives. His company produces seasonal and regional varietal honeys, removes bee and wasp colonies and offers educational programs for schools and organizations throughout the region. Don has been a regular speaker at events throughout the region, seeking to educate friends and neighbors about the importance of pollinators.