- Crop Production: beekeeping
- Education and Training: farmer to farmer, mentoring
- Farm Business Management: farmers' markets/farm stands
- Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
I am asking for a year extension due to weather, hardware and construction delays. All the summary results will be provide when the project is completed.
Increase life of honeybees by reducing winter kill (die off) due to extreme weather conditions in N.E. Minnesota. Minnesota can have very cold winters (below zero for weeks) and well as many feet of snow. The honey house (storage unit) will provide the honeybees with a controlled environment (temperature and humidity).