Waynedale Apiary Has Three-fold Mission: News Sentinel

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Article From The News-Sentinel (Published June 18, 2015)

It’s the best kept secret in Waynedale.

Founded in 1938, the Southwest Conservation Club lies hidden behind shrubbery, home to four ponds, along with shooting and archery ranges. But it’s the recently established apiary that’s become the talk of the area, and it all started with SWCC members Megan Ryan and Alex Cornwell.

“We wanted to do something that matched the mission of the club,” Ryan said. “Bee conservation is just a natural way to do that.”

The two brought the idea of having a bee committee to the club in February. By April, the apiary had been constructed, and the bees had been put in.…read more 




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