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
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.
This product is associated with the project "Creating a Depository of Local Honey Bee Strains From Feral Swarms and Demonstrating a Sustainable Beekeeping Model Using Horizontal Hives and Bee-Friendly Management"