December in the Northwest Apiary

  • Bees and Solar energy arraysAdded November 7, 2018
  • The National news picked up the potential conflict in Oregon between solar energy use of Agriculturally-zoned lands and beekeeping. A 73-acre solar project near Estacada in Clackamas County requested an exemption to build on agricultural land. To qualify, the solar project developer included establishing 100 beehives on the property and  planting “bee-friendly forage” around the… Read more about Bees and Solar energy arrays

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  • Join Us at Our Next Meeting
    WVBA Meeting Jan 28, 2019
    Chemeketa Community College – Building 9, Room 115
    Salem, OR