Christy Hemenway is the owner and founder of Gold Star Honeybees, a complete resource for all things related to beekeeping in top bar hives. What's the buzz about the growing popularity of backyard beekeeping? Providing habitat for bees, pollinating your garden and producing honey for your family are some of the compelling reasons for taking up this exciting hobby. But conventional beekeeping requires a significant investment and has a steep learning curve. The alternative? Consider beekeeping outside the box.
Top bar hives work to support the natural systems at work inside a beehive. The building of natural beeswax honeycomb is the most important of these systems, integral to the health of these very important bugs! Clean, natural comb helps the bees be healthy without adding toxic pesticides and antibiotics to their environment. Learn how to support bees naturally in top bar hives.
Christy Hemenway is the Bee-vangelist advocating and agitating for safer agriculture, cleaner beekeeping, organic farming practices and a healthier planet for us all, especially the honeybee. The author of The Thinking Beekeeper, Hemenway is focused on what is good for the bees, which is good for the planet, and for us.
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