Over the past few months four 4-H students have walked up to their colorful and buzzing beehives to keep a close watch in their very own bee colonies for the new 4-H beekeeping project.
The honeybee population appears to have survived the winter in better shape than a year ago, but still faces several significant threats, a Purdue University honeybee specialist said.
Drone has a number of meanings. Today, we most often associate the word with a pilotless, radio-controlled airplane such as used in surveillance or launching missiles for military purposes.
Milkweed is a plant that many people have either a love or hate relationship with.
It happens every spring in temperate regions of the world. Just as surely as the days get longer, the grass turns green and the flowers bloom, the social insects swarm.
Lord's Seed, LLC, an agricultural production company, has announced plans to expand its operations, creating up to 16 new jobs by 2016.
A free BBQ dinner and Seed to Feed Information Program will be held Thursday, March 28, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Shipshewana Auction Restaurant, 345 S. Van Buren St.