Bee Cause

Honey Straws to Trooper Island Camp

October 25, 2012 | Bee Cause

Earlier this year, the Walter T. Kelley Company donated honey straws to Trooper Island Camp. This camp was developed by the Kentucky State Police as part of a long range program of public service to the youth of Kentucky. It is a place where the tensions and turmoil of our everyday lives can be forgotten; Read more >

Eastern Apiculture Society

September 28, 2012 | Bee Cause

The Eastern Apiculture Society met in Vermont in August, to discuss myriad issues of importance to bees and beekeepers. Among the many activities was a comb honey contest, and the Walter T. Kelley Company is proud to have been its sponsor. There are a variety of honey contests held at the show, helpful Read more >

Urban Experimentation

August 29, 2012 | Bee Cause

Thanks to beekeepers, a forward thinking management company, and equipment donated by the Walter T. Kelley Company, about 100,000 bees have the best view in Louisville of the Ohio River. After a full day of gathering pollen and nectar from the well-watered plantings of urban Louisville, they rest atop the Read more >

4-H and Bees in Muhlenberg County

July 31, 2012 | Bee Cause

In October of 2011 Darrell Simpson, the Muhlenberg County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources, and 4-H Program Assistant Judy McGehee began planning how to involve their youth in becoming beekeepers and learn about the important role that bees play in the lives of every person. The Read more >