11/13/2014 10:08:00 AM
Jennifer Ford, of Bees of the Woods Apiary, will share how she uses honey and beeswax from her beehives to make useful and creative gifts.
4/10/2014 10:19:00 AM
Worker B continues expanding product line with beeswax candles.
11/26/2013 10:01:00 AM
Beekeeping basics and how to keep bees safely and simply.
8/29/2013 11:12:00 AM
Jennifer Ford of Bees of the Woods Apiary explains how to prevent, identify and stop robbing in the beeyard.
3/22/2012 9:22:48 AM
The mild winter, early sring and continued warm weather are really messing up the normal sequene of bloom and availability of honeybee food. What will happen this summer is anyone's guess. Be Prepared.
1/7/2012 3:00:13 PM
A little background on how Ric and Vicki moved from Detroit to a Tennessee homestead, and starting to get up to date on what they've done since.
1/4/2012 2:41:46 PM
How a born and bred city boy came to leave Detroit, start a Tennessee homestead with his wife, and blog about it here.
12/24/2011 11:47:00 PM
A Christmas Wish for all, inspired by the magic of the honey bee.
12/23/2011 1:50:51 PM
Three U.S. regional beekeeping associations offer much to beekeepers at any skill level and experience. Beeyard adventures, workshops, lectures, honey shows, and the chance to meet hundreds of likemined individuals await you here.
11/6/2011 7:36:45 AM
A TED talk by Christy Hemenway of Gold Star Honeybees: Making the Connection: Honeybees, Food, and You.
11/1/2011 9:23:59 AM
This post offers tips for winterizing a top bar hive - insulating, mouse guards, wrapping, closing entrances, protecting from wind. All things you can do to help get them through!
11/1/2011 7:24:13 AM
This blog post by Christy Hemenway of Gold Star Honeybees describes some techniques for getting bees to draw straight comb in a top bar hive.
9/22/2011 3:51:02 PM
When getting a top bar hive ready for winter, you need to know how much honey there is...and measureing these frames is different than measuring rectangular frames.
8/15/2011 9:15:24 AM
Beginning a discussion on top bar hives and standard hives in a question and answer format, getting the best of each for users of both kinds of hives.
6/5/2011 6:31:04 PM
The beekeeping presentation in the kids' booth at the Tree House Club was filled with enthusiastic kids. Check out what one kid had to say about his time spent with the bees.
1/17/2011 2:02:06 PM
A look at how many hives to start with when beginning beekeeping.
9/8/2008 10:06:42 AM
Honey bees began to disappear in October 2006 and continue to do so. Find out how you can help the problem.
5/15/2008 12:00:00 AM
Follow this advice for avoiding and treating bee stings.