Monday, April 9, 2012
Brooklyn Grange Apiary Project
My friends over at
The Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Farm
Tim O'Neal of Borough Bees
are setting up New York City's biggest commercial apiary at
The Brooklyn Navy Yard
this Spring. I will be working as an apprentice in the program and was there to document the inaugural hive installation this weekend.
The apiary will actually be spread across several rooftops. This is Building 58, where the first few hives will be set up on wooden pallets.
Installing a package of bees into their new hive.
Bees getting acquainted with their new homes. The
hives were painted by local artist
The Brooklyn Grange Apiary is raising funds for this amazing project through a
There are only
10 days to go
, so please click below for more information or to make a donation:
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