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Discussing Bees and Blueberries on the Sustainable Living Show listen

03/31/14 Jon Butts
Sustainable Living and Alternative Health
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Tags: Professor Brent Weisman, Retta Sweet, bees, Blueberry Workshop and Tour

Our segment on the March 31th Sustainable Living program was about growing blueberries and our guest, Retta Sweet, is with Shady Oaks Blueberry U-Pick. Retta will be participating in an upcoming Farm to Plate Blueberry Workshop and Tour in Polk County taking place on April 11. The last half of the show we talked about bees and the upcoming plant sale on April 12th & 13th at the USF botanical gardens Master Bee Keeper, Professo...

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Bee Against Monsanto actions planned in October listen

10/04/13 Se
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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Tags: pesticides, bees, Monsanto, GMO, March Against Monsanto, genetically modified organisms, poison

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Nathan Schwartz is helping to organize Bee Against Monsanto actions in the Tampa Bay area, including Saturday October 12.

They are related to the March Against Monsanto.



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Bees and Sacred Economics

01/23/12 Jon Butts
Sustainable Living and Alternative Health
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On today’s program our first guest, Rebecca “The Beekeeper” Conroy, talked about her upcoming classes on Beginning Beekeeping. They start January 27 at 7 PM at the Sanctuary Acupuncture Center, located on 5111 Central Ave in St Petersburg. She also belongs to the Tampa Bay Beekeepers Association and they’ll be scheduling classes in Bee keeping soon. Our next guest was Charles Eisenstein, author of several books including “Ascent of Humanity” and “Sacred Economics”. He just visited our area...

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Bees, fermented food & eating local

04/04/11 Jon Butts
Sustainable Living and Alternative Health
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On today’s Sustainable Living program our first guest was Rebecca “The Bee Keeper” Conroy. She’s a bee keeper and food fermentor, and this month The Tampa Bay Beekeepers are having their annual bee workshop at Upper Tampa Bay Park on Saturday April 17 starting a 9 a.m. Rebecca successfully has bees in urban areas of Pinellas and says in this setting they do better than in natural areas. She talked about some of the basic of beekeeping as hive cost, aggressive bees and the benefits of eating ...

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