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Waldorf-Astoria’s NYC Rooftop Beehives

Waldorf-Astoria Installs Beehives on NYC Rooftop
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The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City is raising thousands of honey bees on its rooftop. The iconic hotel plans to harvest its own honey and help pollinate plants in the heart of Manhattan.

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1:11AM PST on Jan 27, 2015

Live long and prosper!

7:17AM PDT on Mar 18, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

5:18AM PDT on Mar 18, 2013

Thank you.

2:03AM PDT on Mar 17, 2013


7:37AM PDT on Oct 9, 2012

Interesting and encouraging article.

8:23AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Fabulous and delightful, nothing quite like honey bees and their splendid and tasty honey!

6:33AM PDT on Jun 12, 2012

Chicago City Hall has a green roof & bee hives!

6:18PM PDT on Jun 10, 2012

Urban bees - cool!

Good for them...the people in the city who are trying to grow flowers or other edible plants deserve to have pollination and the Astoria will also benefit from it.

10:34PM PDT on Jun 8, 2012

Great idea

10:54AM PDT on Jun 8, 2012

This is so very good to hear!!

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