Students revive Oxford’s beekeeping past with Apiculture Society

The Butler County Beekeeper’s Association (BCBA), a group populated by local farmers and beekeepers from the 31 honey-selling farms around the county, recently gained two new members — members who do not fit the typical demographic of the group. Jack Fetick and Luke Elfreich, juniors at Miami University, joined the BCBA after deciding to found the Miami Apiculture Society, a club devoted to keeping bees and learning about the species. The pair first decided to found the club a year and a half ago when they came across a story in a magazine about the work of Alex Zomchek,...

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