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6/17/2015
The least expensive method to grow your apiary is to split existing hives. The walk-away split is the easiest way to do this.
1/2/2015
Being stung is the most often quoted reason for not keeping honeybees. This was also my fear before I started keeping bees. There are ways to reduce your chances of being stung. With just a few precautions, you don't have to let this keep you from a rewarding hobby.
11/19/2014
Don't wait until spring to get into beekeeping. Order your package honeybees now.
10/8/2014
It's time to harvest honey and there must be a way to evict the bees from the super. This post covers three possible options.
5/6/2014
For the hobby beekeeper, try treating Varroa mites with natural remedies.
4/16/2014
Bees do not live on honey alone. Pollen provides honeybees with necessary protein.
1/15/2014
Take a look around your property and decide where to put your new beehives. Some considerations for hive placement.
12/26/2013
What is a beekeeper to do during the long cold winter months? Eat honey of course.




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