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bee·keep·er

 (bē′kē′pər)
n.

bee′keep·ing n.
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Noun1.beekeeping - the cultivation of bees on a commercial scale for the production of honeybeekeeping - the cultivation of bees on a commercial scale for the production of honey
cultivation - (agriculture) production of food by preparing the land to grow crops (especially on a large scale)
Translations
mehiläishoito
birøkt

beekeeping

[ˈbiːˌkiːpɪŋ] Napicultura f

beekeeping

[ˈbiːˌkiːpɪŋ] napicoltura
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Two bee keepers came round to safely move the honey bees along, and Philippa said the children were "enthralled" by the process.
De Bee Keeper is one of three horses to be trained by Ross, who is based in the village of Iveston in County Durham.
In or around 1954, the US government, which had once been the largest bee keeper in the world, got out of the business.
So Erland turned to Orkney Enterprise and will receive a weekly "wage" under the HIE Starts scheme in his first year as a professional bee keeper.
Reverend Trevor Latham, of St Mary's Church, Walton, held an open day - Bee Happy - on Saturday, attended by about 20 people, to show would-be bee keepers the art of apiculture.
And when they failed to find a local bee keeper to remove it they sent for a pest-control firm to destroy the insects.
I have four bee farms and am associated with this business since year 2000, but now experiencing a reduction of around 40 percent in my annual profit,' says Mirza Khan, a Bee Keeper.
Those speaking will be Edibles owners Steve Smith and Rosie Lonnon, Razan Alsous of Linthwaite's Yorkshire Dama Cheese, bee keeper Yvonne Kilvington, Ramesh Bains, a Senior Business Development Officer at Kirklees Council and David White, a Skills Engagement Advisor at LEP Skills Service.
Sta alerted a local bee keeper who transferred the swarm to a container, enabling him to transport them o site.
The bees have been maintained since their arrival by volunteer bee keeper Rod Oates who said: "What has happened has been very disturbing for us and the bees.
Solihull rugby player Rich Lindsey at his day job as a bee keeper
Terry Hastings, a local resident and keen bee keeper, is helping the volunteers at Quorum to look after the bees.