Beekeeping It a Secret
Urban beekeepers see helping honeybees as a way to nurture urban ecosystems and encourage the pollination of flowers and trees. But like a lot of urban agriculture, city zoning laws can complicate matters. In Washington, D.C., zoning boards have yet to make beekeeping legal. Beekeepers Toni Burnam and Vernice Woodland are beekeepers somewhere in Washington, D.C.