Sheboygan beekeeping interest rises as hives fall

In a roundabout way, honeybee hive loss has caused some gains in the beekeeping community.

Though colony collapse disorder, a syndrome that clears a beehive of its adult bees, is still causing extreme hive loss around the world, publicity surrounding the issue has prompted some individuals to become beekeepers. | Read more ... 

Note: The best part of this reporting experience was that I got to take my own photos, which meant getting into a beekeeping suit and staying calm enough to aim the DSLR to take decent pictures.

Here's a picture of me dressed in a beekeeper's suit taking pictures of honey bees doing their thing.

A photo posted by Rachael Lallensack (@rachaellallensack) on

Rachael Lallensack