WebHeader_Grove.jpg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Purchase your Summer Raffle tickets today and you could win a new car or $20,000 in cash!
Word of Mouth

Beekeeping In New Hampshire

IMG_20130424_150014.jpg
Credit Ryan Lessard
/
Reporter Ryan Lessard playing the part of beekeeper.

Hundreds of first-time beekeepers across the state are anxiously awaiting their first shipment of honey bees this week. NHPR’s Ryan Lessard reports on the growing popularity of the hobby and what it could mean for the pollinating insects’ struggle for survival.

Related Content
  • EarthTalkBeesGarden.jpg
    Attracting Backyard Pollinators
    EarthTalk®E - The Environmental MagazineDear EarthTalk: I’d like to have a garden that encourages bees and butterflies. What’s the best approach?--Robert…
  • As NHPR's Ryan Lessard recently reported, beekeeping is increasing in popularity in the Granite State - but the hobby is also getting more expensive.…