Explore the honey of our existence by visiting the hive. Art events, lectures and information related to the honey bee.
hive - an exhibition of work at Rogue River Community College, Oregon by artist Melissa Wood, "hive 2: sweet layers" May, 2008
hive - news related to honey bees available
hive - a recommended reading list about honey bees and honey.
hive - a website awarded by Davis Community Network to educate and inform about honey bees. (http://groups.dcn.org/beehive)
hive - 1) shelter for a colony of bees in which they make and store honey 2) a place of great activity
Photo at right: “hive 4” ©Melissa Wood 2006 12 in. x 6 in. x 5 in. mixed media
photo credit: C. Kennard
American Beekeeping Federation announces: "An alarming die-off of honey bees has beekeepers fighting for commercial survival and crop growers wondering whether bees will be available to pollinate their crops this spring and summer."
Talk of the Nation, March 9, 2007 • Recently in more than 20 states, beekeepers are opening their hives to find the bees gone.
You can listen to an interview with Barbara Melrose, local Beekeeper
Listen to an interview with the author of “The Secret Life of Bees”, Sue Monk Kidd on NPR.