Tag Archives: honey

Oct 25 2013

Harvesting LSE’s honey

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Dr Luke Dixon of UrbanBeekeeping.co.uk is LSE’s resident beekeeper.  Here he gives an update on the recent LSE honey harvest. There are honey bees atop the LSE.  There are two hives on the roof of Connaught House on campus, and another … Continue reading

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Aug 14 2013

LSE bees, and the plight of the pollinators

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Dan Reeves, LSE Residences Sustainability Officer, argues that urban beekeeping can help combat the decline in bee numbers, supporting biodiversity and the food chain. Insects are responsible for pollinating around 80% of Europe’s crops, which means that the current decline … Continue reading

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