Top 20 Varieties of Honey from Around the World

20 Varieties of Honey

Some beekeepers choose to harvest their honey from single floral sources and these are known as varietal honeys. There does need to be a large amount, usually several acres, of the specific floral source for this to work and the bees have to be prepared to work the flowers the minute the nectar appears. What … Read more Top 20 Varieties of Honey from Around the World

What are the methods of harvesting honey?

Honey Harvesting

Harvesting the Honey In this article, we will take a look at what for most beekeepers is the most enjoyable part of beekeeping, bringing in the honey. We will also take a brief look at some of the other products that can come from your hives. Of course, honey is by far the best-known bee … Read more What are the methods of harvesting honey?

What is beekeeping (apiculture) and how it is done?

Bee Houses

Beekeeping is the art, or science, depending on how you view things, of rearing and keeping bees in manmade hives. It is a subject that can be so complicated that people devote their entire lives to its study and yet so simple that man has been able to practice it for thousands of years. Whether … Read more What is beekeeping (apiculture) and how it is done?

How do you manage bee hives?

How to manage bee hives

If you are just starting out as a beekeeper, you probably want to know how best to manage your bee colony. The short answer is that you shouldn’t try to, unless you have to! Bees are fairly self-sustaining and too much interference can actually harm the hive. Nevertheless, there are times when a beekeeper needs … Read more How do you manage bee hives?

How to get into Beekeeping – The Beginners Guide

How to get into Beekeeping-Beekeeping for beginner

Before knowing how to get into beekeeping you must be familiar with what beekeeping actually is. Beekeeping is the art of rearing bees for the production of honey, wax, pollen, bee venom, etc for producing medicines and generating income. It is also known as apiculture. The place where bees are reared is called an Apiary … Read more How to get into Beekeeping – The Beginners Guide