Computer Science Pollinates World's Beekeeping Industry

WatugaDemocrat.com  By Susan King  8/28/12

What's the connection between a beehive and a computer? Ask James Wilkes.

You may know Wilkes as a local beekeeper and a regular vendor at the Watauga County Farmers' Market where he and his family sell honey, baked goods, produce, cut flowers and eggs from Faith Mountain Farm ( http://www.buyappalachian.org/listing/faith-mountain-farm). 

You may not know him as Dr. James Wilkes, chairperson of the Department of Computer Science at Appalachian State University. 

While his two vocations might seem unrelated...

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