Food and Health
Landscapes, Trees, and Plants
Wildlife
Participants
20
Hours
50
People Served
100

What is your wish for this project?

To obtain a bee hive stocked with bees for 3 main goals: 1. Observation of propagation to be used for educational purposes (among the public school and home-school communities) 2. To improve pollination of local vegetable gardens and other plant communities in the area 3. For honey production used to benefit area families

How did it go?

Our project went very well. We were able to build and establish at least one honey bee hive in our community. We used the grant money to buy a hive and safety supplies and were able to fill the hive with a feral swarm of bees we 'rescued' thanks to community help. The bees housed in the hive provided through this campaign served to increase pollination in our community to support fruit and vegetable production for local families. The hive will hopefully support the community with hone...read more