30 May '11, 1pm

How to Keep Bees in New York City (Video)

directors of the Vanishing of the Bees documentary as part of Discovery's Bees on the Brink efforts, they talked about their delight that cities around the world were recognizing the value of bees in the urban environment. In fact, they told us, bees are often doing better in inner city environments than they are in the countryside where monoculture fields of single crops have become all too commonplace. Nowhere is the renaissance of urban beekeeping more noticeable than in New York City, which only recently lifted its ban on city bees . The video below gives a glimpse into the life of an urban rooftop beekeeper in New York City.

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