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i-Three Issue Corps – Beginning beekeeping workshop is successful to participants

This picture is of some of the education material that participants could look at during the Beginning Beekeeping Workshop. August 16, 2016

Back in February we held a workshop in Osceola, Mo. in which we targeted people interested in getting into beekeeping. We had 28 people that attended the workshop. The goal of this workshop was to provide the potential beekeepers with the knowledge and tools to be successful in beginning and …

i-Three Issue Corps 2016 – Beekeeping and Honey Production

July 17, 2016

Michael Patrick Davis Assistant Livestock Specialist Cedar County, West Central Region University of Missouri What is the change you are designing to achieve? The change is to increase beginning beekeepers knowledge through education and help them get there new be hives through the first year How will you measure that …

Building a Smart Beehive

beewise pi mobile application display of hive sensors August 30, 2017

The BeeWise project has prototyped¬†a smart beehive for the Pueblo Zoo BeeWise Apiary and hosted three youth summer camps. This post (part 3) is about the research and development that led to the prototype. The smart hive will be demonstrated at the Pueblo Mini Maker Faire ¬†October 28, 2017, at …

BeeWise Summer Camps Full of Fun and Discovery

BeeWise summer camp 2017 August 25, 2017

Three Beewise summer camps were held this summer. The first session was held June 5-9, 2017 with enrollment limited to 10 youth ages 8-13 for each session. The Pueblo City and County Zoo hosts the 4-H STEAM Pueblo Apiary and provides space for our summer camps and family friendly pollinator …

BeeWise is “Buzzing” Right Along

Beewise logo August 15, 2017

What happens when you mix citizen science, youth STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) education, beekeeping, the Maker movement, and throw in a little Internet of Things just for fun? You get BeeWise, one of eXtension’s 2017 innovation projects. Since the project announcement, the BeeWise Apiary at the Pueblo …

BeeWise: 4-H Project Creating Internet-Connected Beehives

June 21, 2017

Project: BeeWise: 4-H STEAM Pueblo project to create Internet of Things beehives to collect and analyze data for citizen science Member Institution: Colorado State University Location: Pueblo, CO, USA Key Experts: Jane Crayton Role: Project Leader Key Words Internet of Things (IoT) Citizen Science 4-H & Youth STEAM Beekeeping Maker …

Five Innovation Grants Awarded for 2017

April 4, 2017

Five projects have been selected from more than 90 proposals submitted for funding through the eXtension Foundation Innovation Lab. The projects span many of the topics highlighted in the recent Horizon Report 2016-2021 Cooperative Extension Edition and range from Makers, to geospatial technology, drones, Internet of Things, and more. Read …

Five Innovation Grants Awarded by eXtension – More Than 90 Proposals Submitted

March 15, 2017

Five projects have been selected from more than 90 proposals submitted for funding through the eXtension Foundation Innovation Lab. The projects span many of the topics highlighted in the recent Horizon Report 2016-2021 Cooperative Extension Edition and range from Makers, to geospatial technology, drones, Internet of Things, and more. The …