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Making Mead at Toronto Botanical Garden

Making Mead at Toronto Botanical Garden

In January, the Urban Beekeeping Series included a mead making program led by award-winning meadmaker Catherine Henderson. During this three-hour class, we learned how to turn honey into mead. We'll...

Posted in: The Days of Our Hives

Urban Beekeeping

Urban Beekeeping

Urban beekeeping continues to gain popularity in cities around the world in response to the troubling news of worldwide drops in honeybee populations and honey yields. Learn how our gardening choices...

Posted in: TBG Adult Education

Certificate in Urban Beekeeping

Certificate in Urban Beekeeping

TBG’s Urban Beekeeping Certificate is awarded to students who've completed the Urban Beekeeping Series, which provides hands-on experience with managing hives as well as simple steps to support...

Posted in: Learn, TBG Adult Education

The Days of Our Hives: Expecting Royalty

The Days of Our Hives: Expecting Royalty

Several queens developing in peanut-shaped cells While royal births are rather common fare in the bee yard, to those of us that follow the dramatic highs and lows of the TBG bees’ social lives,...

Posted in: news, The Days of Our Hives

Aldona at Large: Straight from the Horse’s Mouth

Aldona at Large: Straight from the Horse’s Mouth

Today we must detour from Ireland to a much darker, colder, uglier place. That place is called Financial Dilemma. “What the heck is happening at the TBG?” Yet again, this registered...

Posted in: Aldona At Large Blog

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