• WordNet 3.6
    • n beekeeper a farmer who keeps bees for their honey
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In literature:

The bees do not fly in the same way, the smell and the sound that meet the beekeeper are not the same.
"War and Peace" by Leo Tolstoy
They had wheat, barley, oats, and rye fields, orchards, vineyards for wine, and beekeeping areas for honey.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Older beekeepers, both on the farm and professional men, also are beginning to study beekeeping.
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
During my early days in beekeeping, I wished for the greatest possible increase of stocks.
"Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained" by M. Quinby
Then the British Beekeepers' Association will explain much of an instructive kind about the busy bee.
"Little Folks" by Various
Many suburban beekeepers dispose of their crop in their own neighborhood or at roadside stands.
"A Living from the Land" by William B. Duryee
I suppose there's a beekeeper about, but that's none of our business.
"A Woman of Genius" by Mary Austin
Reported as a honey plant in most of the beekeepers reports received.
"Texas Honey Plants" by C. E. Sanborn

In news:

Beginner and experienced beekeepers and those thinking about taking up backyard beekeeping can get the information they need to be successful from Beekeeping 101, a new online beekeeping course offered by Penn State Extension.
Beekeeping 101 is a new online beekeeping course offered by Penn State Extension.
" The first three rules of beekeeping ," said Reed, "are these.
On the roof of York Prep School on the Upper West Side beekeeper Andrew Cote, 40, peels off the tin top of a hive and pops out one of nine wooden frames.
Cote works with the school's beekeeper club and assists with a curriculum on bees.
Terry McDaniel, president of the Minnesota Hobby Beekeepers Association, tends to one of her five hives Monday, April 23, 2012 in her Inver Grove Heights backyard.
As many as 80 percent of the 2,600 registered beekeepers in Pennsylvania last year were thought to be hobbyists.
Get signed up for the beekeeping workshop in Cut Bank this Saturday.
A fourth-generation beekeeper , Andrew Coté sells honey at Union Square every week.
The Cabell-Wayne Beekeepers Association held the introductory class at Heritage Farm Museum and Village.
Among longtime beekeepers is former Cabell Circuit Judge Dan O'Hanlon.
Green Toe Garden's Beekeeping Workshop.
The Northwest Ohio Beekeeping Association serves beekeepers in northwest Ohio and welcomes anyone interested in bee culture to join or attend meetings.
Currently in Iowa, about 1500 beekeepers in Iowa manage around 30,000 colonies of honeybees that produce about two million pounds of honey each year totaling three and a half million dollars.
She caught beekeeping fever after reading "The Secret Life of Bees," a novel about a group of female beekeepers .

In science:

It contains articles on such a diverse sub jects as: “Abelian group”, “Beekeeping”, “Chinese poetry”, and “Districts of Luxembourg”.
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