Jul 19, 2019 · When Erika Thompson discovered the world of bees, it didn't take her long to become fascinated with them. Within nine years, Thompson created her own beekeeping business, Texas Beeworks, and ... Jul 18, 2019 · AUSTIN, Texas — When Erika Thompson discovered the world of bees, it didn't take her long to instantly become fascinated with them. Within nine years, Thompson created her own beekeeping business,...

Jul 25, 2019 · Today, Environment Texas delivered over 12,000 petitions to the State legislature urging them to pass a statewide ban on bee-killing pesticides known as neonicotinoids. This act is part of a national effort to save bee colonies from dying off. Environment Texas was joined by Erika Thompson, a local beekeeper from Texas Bee Works. Mar 05, 2018 · AUSTIN (AP) — Once Erika Thompson got a peek into the world of bees, she was hooked. “They’re fascinating. Every time I get in a hive, I learn something new,” said Thompson, a beekeeper who has made it her mission to educate the public about the tiny winged wonders.