Propagating Wild Bees with Leo Sharashkin

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2015: $7,469.00
Projected End Date: 02/15/2017
Grant Recipient: Good From the Woods
Region: North Central
State: Missouri
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Leo Sharashkin
Goods From The Woods
Dr. Leo Sharashkin is a beekeeper in Drury, Missouri. He captures bees from the surrounding wilderness, and uses horizontal hives. He received SARE support to demonstrate how to start an apiary by catching and propagating local bee stock. This video features his SARE project.
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.