Beekeeping schools are popping up across the commonwealth starting this weekend, teaching beginner to expert level courses how to raise honeybees. Audubon Beekeeping Association President Larry Stone is teaching classes in Henderson on March 5th. He said raising a hive could help an entire community.
“They’ll pollinate and fly several miles. They usually stick to a mile radius and pollinate if your neighbor's have apple trees, fruit trees, or flowers...and those things need to have the pollination, so they (the bees) help everyone.”