JC Conservation tour: honey bees, controlling trees, soil health
Honey bees, controlling trees, 5 soil health principles - conservation tour 2023
September 14, 2023
The weather was perfect for the Jewell County Soil Health – Conservation Tour last Wednesday..
Nearly 40 interested producers boarded a charter bus to learn about honeybees, site preparation for a rangeland burn, soil health principles, rotational grazing and cover crops.
Gee Bee Honey hosted the tour for the first stop. Robin Griffeth discussed their start with honeybees.
Jorge Garibay, North American Pollinator Alliance founder, explained the history of honeybees in North America – "the creation of the United States can be found in the footsteps of the Honeybee." Jorge also explai...