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Continued: Minneapolis beekeepers abuzz about eased restrictions

  • Article by: LIZ SAWYER , Star Tribune
  • Last update: July 8, 2014 - 5:18 AM

Price and her boyfriend often sit outside and watch the insects work through binoculars. Her closest neighbors to the hive even planted flowers along the property line to welcome the bees and give them something to pollinate, she said, but few others notice their presence.

“Even though they knew we were getting bees, there’s so little impact on the other neighbors that months after they signed the petition, they were coming up to us saying, ‘When are you gonna get your bees?’ ” she said. “You can’t see our hives from the alley or the street. You have to be invited into our yard to see them.”

 

Liz Sawyer • 612-673-4648

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