6/17/2015 9:46:00 AM
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 10:36:00 AM
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 9:06:00 AM
Don't wait until spring to get into beekeeping. Order your package honeybees now.
10/8/2014 10:19:00 AM
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 9:42:00 AM
For the hobby beekeeper, try treating Varroa mites with natural remedies.
4/16/2014 9:18:00 AM
Bees do not live on honey alone. Pollen provides honeybees with necessary protein.
1/15/2014 9:29:00 AM
Take a look around your property and decide where to put your new beehives. Some considerations for hive placement.
12/26/2013 8:52:00 AM
What is a beekeeper to do during the long cold winter months? Eat honey of course.