Watch as Editor Russell Mullin captures a swarm.
Join Russell Mullin as he shows how to properly install a "bee hotel" for mason and leafcutter bees.
How we use a misting system as another tool in case of wildfire.
Fredericksburg, Texas, is an idyllic and bustling small town that serves as a testament to the pioneering spirit of the West and hard-scrabble determination of the German immigrants who originally settled these 2,000 square miles of Texas’ Hill Country.
Keeping Backyard Bees is a joint effort by Mother Earth News and Grit magazines to create a hive mind of information on bees, beekeeping, pollen, hives, honey, and much more. Our audience may be seasoned beekeepers, interested in starting a hive, or just concerned about the well-being of bees and want to know how to help. You can make a difference, and we’re here to show you how.
The author takes you on a tour of Asheville Mother Earth News Fair activities other than the always-informative workshops.
Learn about the Ultimate EZ Milker, which is perfect for any small scale dairy operation.
Making hay, broken down into four basis steps: cutting, tedding, raking, and bailing.